Department of Biological and Medical Sciences

Biological Sciences

  • Induction Timetable

    Includes: 

    • BSc Biological Sciences
    • BSc Biological Sciences (Genetics and Genomics)
    • BSc Biological Sciences (Human Biosciences)
    • BSc Biological Sciences (Zoology)
    • MBiol Biological Sciences

    Monday 16 - Friday 20 September: Induction Week (Week 0)


    Don't forget to enrol online before you arrive so you can collect your student card. When you collect your card you will need to have appropriate photo Identification.


    Time Event Location
    Wednesday 18 September
    11.30 Arrival and welcome from academic staff G117, Gibbs Building, Headington Campus
    11.40 Student Support Coordinator’s talk   G117, Gibbs Building, Headington Campus 
    11.50 Small group discussions led by student guiders   G117, Gibbs Building, Headington Campus
    12.30 Students’ Union talk  G117, Gibbs Building, Headington Campus
    12.40 An opportunity for you to raise any concerns or worries you may have with student guiders and staff  G117, Gibbs Building, Headington Campus
    12.55 Safety Talk G117, Gibbs Building, Headington Campus
    13.15 Welcome Lunch JHB401, John Henry Brookes Building, Headington Campus
    14.00 Mini tour of useful places Leaving from JHB401, John Henry Brookes Building, Headington Campus
    14.50 Student Card Collection - only for those students who still need a card Student Central, John Henry Brookes Building, Headington Campus 
    14.50 Visa enrolment - for students who require a study visa
    Library Training Room, John Henry Brookes Building, Headington Campus
    15.30-14.15 Sinclair Lab Tour and Health and Safety Talk SNC 201, Sinclair Building, Headington Campus
    Thursday 19 September
    10.00 - 11.10 Academic Subject meeting  G117, Gibbs Building, Headington Campus 
    11.10-11.20 Upgrade Academic Skills Talk  G117, Gibbs Building, Headington Campus 
    13.30-14.30 Additional Sinclair Lab tour and Health and Safety talk (for those who missed Wed tour) SNC 201, Sinclair Building, Headington Campus 
    14.00 - 16.00 Academic Adviser meeting To be notified at subject meeting