Orientation

The MPA will be holding fantastic events through O Week and O Week Encore (Week 1)! Our events provide new postgraduate students the opportunity to see what the MPA offers and why you should stay connected with the MPA throughout your journey with Monash. Browse through our selection of events below and we look forward to seeing you at one of the upcoming events!

MPA O WEEK EVENTS

Each semester, the MPA organises more than 50 postgrad events incorporating everything from subsidised trips, outings, parties, free lunches, short seminars and everything else in between. All new postgraduates are invited to attend the MPA Orientation to find out more about our services and all the exciting activities we have lined up for second half 2018. Read more>>

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Caulfield Welcome Reception (New Student Info Sesh)
10 - 12 July 2018
3:00pm to 4:00pm
MPA Postgraduate Lounge
Building C, Level 2, Caulfield
Bookings Closed>>
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Clayton Welcome Reception (New Student Info Sesh)
11 - 12 July 2018
3:00pm to 4:00pm
MPA Postgraduate Lounge
Level 1, Campus Centre, Clayton
Bookings Closed>>
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MPA Caulfield Orientation (AM)
Tuesday, 17 July 2018
10:00am to 12:30pm
Lecture Theatre B2.15
Level 2, Building B
Caulfield campus
Bookings Closed>>
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MPA Caulfield Orientation (PM)
Tuesday, 17 July 2018
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Lecture Theatre B2.15
Level 2, Building B
Caulfield campus
Bookings Closed>>
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MPA Clayton Orientation
Wednesday, 18 July 2018
2:00pm to 4:30pm
S2 Lecture Theatre,
16 Rainforest Walk, Clayton
Bookings Closed>>
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Postgrad Welcome Party
Thursday, 19 July 2018
4:00pm to 6:00pm
MPA Postgraduate Lounge
Building C, Level 2, Caulfield
Fully Booked>>
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Great Ocean Road Trip
Sunday, 22 July 2018
7:00am to 10:00pm
Subsidised tickets available for Monash postgrads
Fully Booked>>
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Caulfield Speed Mentoring
Wednesday, 25 July 2018
6:00pm to 7:30pm
John White Room
Level 1, Building C, Caulfield
Fully Booked>>
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Clayton Speed Mentoring
Thursday, 26 July 2018
1:00pm to 2:15pm
MPA Office (Meeting Room)
Level 1, Campus Centre, Clayton
Register Now>
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Clayton Meet & Greet
Friday, 27 July 2018
4:00pm to 6:00pm
MPA Postgraduate Lounge
Level 1, Campus Centre, Clayton
Register Now>>
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Adventure Rooms Escape Game
Saturday, 28 July 2018
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Basement, Causeway House, 306 Little Collins Street,, Melbourne CBD
Register Now>>
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Job Hunting Seminar
Tuesday, 31 July 2018
4:00pm to 5:30pm
John White Room
Level 1, Building C, Caulfield
Register Now>>
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Mornington Peninsula Hot Springs
Saturday, 4 August 2018
7:00am to 10:00pm
Subsidised tickets available for Monash postgrads
Register Now>
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MPA 'Winter Wonderland' Postgraduate Ball
Friday, 17 August 2018
7:00pm to midnight
San Remo Ballroom
365 Nicholson St, Carlton
Register Now>>
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Dining Etiquette Masterclass
Saturday, 25 August 2018
12:00pm to 3:00pm
The Racecourse Hotel
895 Dandenong Road
Malvern East
Register Now>>
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Research Postgrads Battle of the Brains Annual Trivia Night
Thursday, 30 August 2018
5:30pm to 8:30pm
West & Centre Banquet Room
Campus Centre, Clayton
Register Now>>

MORE ABOUT THE MPA

The Monash Postgraduate Association (MPA) is the representative body for all research and coursework postgraduates enrolled at Monash University. The MPA provides a range of services to support the specific needs postgraduates, including advocacy, representation, seminars, overnight/ day trips and social events. The MPA also offers postgraduate specific spaces and facilities, such as the study booths, meeting rooms and lockers for daily use. Read more >>

Mentorship Program

MPA Executive Committee

Each year up to 15 postgraduates are elected to form the MPA Executive Committee (MPAEC). Are you interested to represent the postgraduate community by becoming a member of the MPAEC?

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Mentorship Program

Looking for a Mentor?

The MPA mentor program links new students to experienced current students during their first semester. The program aims to provide new students with guidance on surviving and thriving at Monash.

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Coursework

Coursework Orientation

Can't make it to one of our on campus orientation sessions? Get the gist of it all through our online orientation that covers everything you need to know about being a coursework postgraduate.

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Research Orientation

Can't make it to one of our on campus orientation sessions?
Get the gist of it all through our online orientation that covers everything you need to know about being a HDR postgraduate.

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