Whether you're starting your postgraduate course with us or returning after your first year, we're pleased to welcome you to the University. We hope you're excited to get started.
Accessing your online accounts
If your induction includes online activities, you'll need your student account details to access them. Your username will consist of 'UP' followed by your student ID number (for example, UP123456).
You’ll also need to log into Moodle to find all the details about your course. You’ll only have access to Moodle once you complete your registration with us.
Your induction timetable
Times are given in Greenwich Mean Time (GMT).
Week commencing 16 January 2023.
Thursday 19 January
10.00am - 11.00am: Welcome to the School of Mechanical and Design Engineering (SMDE)
The Head of School will deliver welcoming messages to the new students. This is an exciting opportunity to know more about the School and meet the Head.
Anglesea Building, Room 2.08
11.00am - 1.00pm: Meet your Course Leader and Teaching Team
During this session, you'll be introduced to your Course Leader and other members of the Teaching Team.
Future Technology Centre, Floor 1
International and EU students
You'll need to join us in Portsmouth for the start of course. Information about registering, collecting your Biometric Residence Permit (BRP card) and ID checks for the new academic year will be sent to you by email.
Welcome to Portsmouth
We're pleased to welcome you to Portsmouth. Find out everything you need to know about getting started as a Portsmouth student.
Life on Campus
Here are some of the facilities and opportunities across our campus.
Joining the University
Read our helpful hints on what to do, pack, who to talk to before getting here, and arrivals
Maps and directions
Find out how to get to/around Portsmouth and our campus with our interactive and downloadable maps.
Guidance and support
Access our guidance and support services on study skills, managing your finances, living in halls, health and wellbeing as well as accident and emergency info.
Make a Payment
How to pay your university tuition fees, accommodation fees, international fees and to notify us of your sponsor.