Geography Enrolment Information
Welcome to the Geography PhD programme at King's College London
Welcome Week is scheduled for 17-21 September 2018 with a range of activities and support for you to complete enrolment.
Before you arrive, you should follow the below steps:
- Finalise Your Accommodation
- Do You Need A Visa?
- Fees And Funding
- King's IT and Setting Up Your Account
- Complete Online Enrolment
- Download the Welcome to King's Guide
You can also sign up for a Centre for Doctoral Studies induction.
Once you have completed the above steps you are ready to proceed and enrol in person at King's College London during Welcome Week.
PhD Induction Schedule
Monday 17 September 2018
PGR Induction Day: Room K4.31 King's Building, Strand Campus
11.00-12.00: Introduction to PGR Geography
Welcome to the department - Professor Bruce Malamud (Deputy Head of Department)
The Geography PGR community and introduction to the Research Domain Groups - Dr Daanish Mustafa (PGR Director)
A graduate student's guide to surviving or thriving in London - Professor Ragnar Lofstedt (PGR Tutor)
12.00-13.00: Tour of the Department and Desk Space
13.00-14.00: Lunch break
14.00-14.45: Professional Service Talk
15.00-16.00: Get to know your supervisor
- Spend time getting to know your supervisor over afternoon tea
17.00-19.00: Drinks Reception for all PGR students and Staff
This will give you the opportunity to network with current and new PGR students and meet our academic and professional service staff.
Wednesday 19 September 2018
11.30-13.30: Methods Basic Skills Talk
Location: Edmond J Safra Lecture Theatre, King's Building
This is a basic skills session for PGT students who are doing an MSc and need an introduction on methods skills. New PGRs are invited to attend this if they would like a refresher.
Wednesday 26 September 2018
Centre for Doctoral Studies induction
Location: Franklin-Wilkins Builing, Waterloo Campus
12.30-14.30: International Student Induction, Room 1.67
There will be two sessions; one on Immigrations and Visas and the other on Life in London. This will include a light lunch.
14.30-15.00: Centre for Doctoral Studies induction
Location: Auditorium (B5)
A university-wide induction event for all new postgraduate research students.
The aim of this induction programme is to welcome new postgraduate research students to King's College London and to give an overview of PGR matters from staff across the university with a range of perspectives.
To reserve your place on the upcoming induction session, please complete our online booking form. If you have any queries please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please find updated information for these sessions here.
LISS DTP induction for new Social Science PhD Students
The LISS DTP induction will be held on Thursday 27 September 2018, for further details and to register for a place please visit the LISS-DTP webpage.