Postgraduate orientation

The MPA run postgraduate-specific orientation events at the beginning of each semester at a number of campuses.

Semester 2, 2014 postgraduate orientation

Come along to the Monash Postgraduate Association (MPA) orientation to learn about what to expect on your postgraduate journey. The day will include:

  • Interactive seminars
  • Panel of experienced postgrads sharing info to help you save time
  • Campus tour with a focus on postgrad specific areas on-campus and on-line
  • Refreshments and lunch


Wednesday 23 July, 9:30am-4:00pm Book


Thursday 24 July, 9:30am-4:00pm Book

Online orientation

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 International Student Essential Information sessions cover topics such as accommodation and living in Melbourne, Australian culture, health cover, tax matters and more. Click here for details.

Orientation volunteers

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 Rosy Waldron (for Caulfield) or Rhian Adlam (for Clayton) to express your interest.

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Postgraduate orientation

Slideshows from Semester 1, 2014 postgraduate orientation

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