College welcome activities for new Postgraduate Taught students (not including MA International Film Business)

We hope you are looking forward to commencing your studies on a taught Masters with us this September. To help you settle into the College and prepare you for your studies we have arranged welcome activities for you on Colleges' Day during Freshers' Week.


Providing you have met the conditions of your offer and paid the tuition fee deposit (if required), your subject administrator will contact you by email to provide you with the details of modules available in 2017/18 and invite you to make your module choices. Please consult the official offer letter sent to you by the University for details of your offer conditions and deposit payment. Further information can also be found on our dedicated pages. 

Freshers' Week

All new taught Masters students are required to attend the subject welcome sessions, even if you are progressing from undergraduate study at Exeter. Our welcome sessions are designed to provide you with essential information on studying a taught Masters degree with us.

All students are expected to be on campus by Monday 18 September at the latest. If there is any reason why you may not be here by this date, please get in contact with our College Office as soon as possible. Please log your enquiry with the Student Information Desk (

For incoming MA Drama students only - the Drama department is running a compulsary comprehensive presessional programme on the 21 and 22 of September for you to attend - please see the pre-sessional programme webpage for the full details of the programme. 

For incoming MA International Film Business students only - please see the MA International Film and Business induction webpage for full details of the programme.

Induction - Thursday 21 September

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10:00 11:00


Arrive at the University and join us for tea and coffee in the Queen's Building

MR1, 2 and 3
Queen's Building

11:00 12:00

Welcome talk

Essential information on studying a taught Masters degree with the College, including policies and procedures. Attendance at this is compulsory for all students registering on a taught Masters with us, even if you are progressing from undergraduate study at Exeter. 

 LT2 Queen's Building
12:00 13:00

Break (Lunch not provided)

 13:00 15:00

Subject-specific welcome talks with programme leaders

To welcome you to your department and provide you with additional information on studying with us in your subject for:

Streatham Campus


Please note: the welcome talk at 14.00 is mandatory for Drama students. See Drama pre-sessional programme for more information.

We look forward to welcoming you to the College this September!

Please use the links in the boxes below to find out about other activities happening during Freshers' Week, as well as useful information that will guide you through your studies at Exeter. They will help you keep track of where you need to be, and what you need to do, during your first days with us at the University of Exeter, so you don't miss anything from registering and collecting your student id card, finding your way around campus, the exciting events and activities the University is running during Freshers' Week, and the opportunity to connect with your fellow students via social media.