Welcome New Aerospace Engineering Students

Aerospace Engineering Intro Week Timetable:
Monday 23rd September - Friday 27th September 2019

*Please note: This timetable is subject to change, please check regularly. 

Monday 23rd September 2019

Time Event Location Staff
11:00-12:00 Welcome to Aerospace Engineering The Diamond, Lecture Theatre 4 Dr Robert Howell & Dr Simon Hayes, Directors of Aerospace Engineering & Professor Harm Askes, Head of Interdisciplinary Engineering
14:00 - 14:30

Immigration Registration (Passport/visa scanning & BRP collection, International students only)

Discovery Rooms, Level 5 Students' Union (120) 
14:30 - 17:30

Register as a student at the University of Sheffield & Ucard collection 

Goodwin Sports Centre (30)
14:30 - 17:30 University Health Service registration Goodwin Sports Centre (30)
15:30-16:30 University Welcome Meeting Octagon Centre (118)

Tuesday 24th September 2019

Time Event Location Staff

Introduction to Y1 Aerospace;

ELTC Introduction;

IMechE Introduction


Lecture Theatre 3, The Diamond (199)










38 Mappin Street, Workroom 3 & 4

Dr Giuliano Punzo, Year 1 Tutor for Aerospace Engineering


Orientation Quiz Around Campus
14:20-14:40 Sheffield Aerospace Student Society AeroSoc

14:40- 15:00

"Introduction to the Aerospace Course Support Team

Health and Safety Briefing

Wendy Pearce, Laura Pitts, Michel

Michelle Deakin,

15:15-16:15 Meet your Tutor Group Social

Wednesday 25th September 2019

Time Event Location Staff

09:00 - 11:00

Technical English Assessment (Compulsory for International Students, Home/EU students may also take the test although this is not required- more information here)

*You will need the following - A new u-card and log-in details. English Language Teaching Centre or USIC log-ins will not work.
Paper and pen to take notes during the listening test and Headphones.

Diamond PC Room 1 & 2


Compulsory Maths Test for all students - MASH Diamond PC Room 1 & 2
14:00-17:00 The Model Glider Design & Build Competition 38 MAPPIN WORKROOM 3 & 4 Simon Hayes & SIMURQ

Thursday 26th September 2019

Time Event Location Staff

Flight Simulator drop-in session

Flight Sim Lab, Diamond Simon Hayes 
18:00 onwards AeroSoc Student Social Quiz Night  Raynor Lounge, Students’ Union AeroSoc

Friday 27th September 2019

Time Event Location Staff

Introduction to DDSS;

Women in Engineering Talk;

Library Induction Talk

St. George's Church Lecture Theatre

Gayle McKay (DDSS)

Women in Engineering Society 

Matt Cooper

12:15 - 13:00 Lunch Break
13:00-14:00 Diamond Introduction Lecture St. George's Church Lecture Theatre Simon Hayes, Andrew Garrard
14:00-14:30 Introduction to Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS) Diamond Lecture Theatre 3
14:30 onwards Flight Simulator open access Diamond, Flight Simulator Lab Simon Hayes

If you have any questions about Intro Week or about starting your degree here in Sheffield please get in touch: