The MPA run postgraduate-specific orientation events at the beginning of each semester at a number of campuses.
If you've missed our postgraduate orientation events, or you are studying as a Distance Education postgraduate, you can visit our "orientation online" pages:-
International research postgrads
Student advisers from Health and Wellbeing run compulsory orientation sessions for newly arriving International research students. The 'Vital International Presentation' (VIP) sessions cover topics such as accomodation and living in Melbourne, Australian culture, health cover, tax matters and more. Click here for details.
Your first semester? A guide for coursework postgrads
Check out our handy guide to your first semester journey.
A much appreciated and vital part of our orientation sessions are the current students who volunteer to show their new peers around campus.
If you're interested in volunteering please email our Communications Officer, Christiane and express your interest.
Subscribe to email news
Subscribe to the free MPA email newsletter for weekly updates on postgraduate-specific seminars, social events and postgraduate community news.
Note: Research postgraduates who also have staff profiles will need to use their student authcate and email address to subscribe.