Postgraduate Researcher Welcome Events
Celebrate the start of your research degree — and make connections across all faculties and disciplines
Welcome to our PGR community
Just beginning your journey as a postgraduate researcher at the University of Bristol? We would love to invite you to celebrate the start of your research degree and find out about all the opportunities available to you throughout your time as a PGR at Bristol.
We think Bristol is a special place to do a research degree. It’s not just the culture of innovation, outstanding facilities and unique opportunities that will help you achieve your research ambitions — it’s also our rich and vibrant research community.
Bristol Doctoral College Welcome Events
For the academic year 2022-23 we will be delivering a series of welcome events both in person and online.
If you've missed Welcome Week, the Bristol Doctoral College Team will be available to answer your questions and show you the Hub facilities Monday-Wednesday 9am to 1pm all throughout the autumn.
PGR Hub Welcome Events
The PGR Hub will host a series of in person Welcome Events during which you will have a chance to meet your fellow postgraduate researchers, explore the Hub facilities, socialize with your peers and learn more about the support for the PGR Community at Bristol. The dates and times to add to your calendar are:
- November - Wed 23rd - 10:30am - 12pm
- February - Wed 8th - 10:30am - 12pm
All new starters will be emailed details of our welcome events including a link to register. You can also book a place to the PGR Hub Welcome Events.
Bristol Doctoral College Online Welcome Events
We will also be holding a series of Online Welcome Events if you are working remotely, or you are unable to attend our in-person sessions. These events are a chance to meet other members of this multidisciplinary community, make connections and receive an official welcome from the University.
- February - Wednesday 1st -1:30pm - 2:45pm
All new starters will be emailed details of our welcome events including a link to register. You can also book a place to the Online Welcome Events.
For further details, please contact the Bristol Doctoral College Team via firstname.lastname@example.org.