Key Dates

The SEAS Taught Postgraduate Year

Welcome to Sheffield!

This gives the key dates of the SEAS year, and your key responsibilities as a postgraduate student in the Graduate School of East Asian Studies:

Event Date Time Venue
Attend University welcome meeting for postgraduate students Tuesday, 18 September 13:30 - 14:30 TBC 
Library Introduction  Wednesday, 19 September 13:30 - 14:30 Arts Tower Lecture Theatre 9
Attend SEAS Welcome Meeting Wednesday, 19 September 15:00 - 16:30 SR DB13, Bartolome House
Welcome Reception Wednesday, 19 September 16:30 - 18:30 ICOSS foyer
Module choice - to be completed online Ongoing until 9th September  N/A N/A
Immigration Registration (passport/visa scanning and BRP collection) Thursday, 20 September 14:00 - 14:30 Discovery Rooms, Level 5, Students' Union Building
Attend University Registration – check your University welcome pack for full details of timetables, procedures and essential documentation; for detailed information, please see: www.shef.ac.uk/newstudents/registration/timetables/pgt.html Friday, 20 September 15:00 - 16:30
Goodwin Sports Hall
University Health Service (UHS) During Intro Week Elmfield Building
Check your students record to ensure that all contact addresses and phone numbers are correct.
Check your timetable via the SSiD website.
During Intro Week Online
Choose Class Representatives for each degree programme, and inform Dr Yu Chen and Dr Thomas McAuley Before Friday, 5 October
Study Skills Seminar
Wednesday, 3rd October 14:00 - 16:00 Hicks Lecture Theatre C
Library Skills session (two groups)
Wednesday, 10 October
14.00 - 15:00
15:00 - 16.00
Arts Tower, Computer room AT-1012
Student-Staff Committee (Class Reps to attend) Wednesday, 10 October 13.30 - 15.00 Shearwood Road, A06
TPG Dissertation Introduction Wednesday, 17 October 12:00 - 14:00 Diamond, Computer room 3
Dissertation ethics Wednesday 24th October 12.00 - 14.00 Hicks, LT7
Student-Staff Committee (Class Reps to attend) Wednesday, 28 November 13.30 - 15.00 Shearwood Road, A06
Student-Staff Committee (Class Reps to attend) Wednesday, 6 March 13:30 - 15:00 Shearwood Road, A06
Student-Staff Committee (Class Reps to attend) Wednesday, 15 May 13:30 - 15:00 Shearwood Road, A06
Research Seminars –  all students are encouraged to attend see the schedule here Held throughout the teaching year TBC
Any teething problems........?
Any questions, suggestions, concerns...........?
Speak to your class representative or
contact Dr Yu Chen