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.

University arrangements for Monday 19 September

Induction activities on Monday 19 September have been rescheduled for the funeral of Her Majesty The Queen, which will now be a UK bank holiday.

We will email you to confirm that your timetable has been updated.

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.

If you're having problems logging into any University systems, please contact the Service Desk – call +44 023 9284 7777 or email servicedesk@port.ac.uk.

Vice-Chancellor's Welcome Talk

An unique opportunity to hear from Professor Graham Galbraith in person about how we support you to make the most of the opportunities available at university to achieve the best outcomes.

Wednesday 21 September

10.00am – 11.00am, Portsmouth Guildhall

Your first week timetable

Times are given in British Summer Time (BST)

Week commencing 19 September 2022

Tuesday 20 September 

9.00am – 3.00pm: Induction Day 1

During this session, you'll find out key information about your course and meet your Course Leader, fellow students and other members of the teaching team.

Dennis Sciama Building, Rooms 1.12 and 2.14 

Wednesday 21 September

9.00am – 1.00pm: Induction Day 2

During day 2 you'll find out more about your course, important sources of guidance, and learning at Masters level on our Human Resource Management courses.  

Mildam Building, Room LE0.05

Thursday 22 September

9.00am – 1.00pm: Induction Day 3

Day 3 will familiarise you with additional University support services and opportunities for personal and professional development in the field of Human Resource Management. 

University Learning Centre, Room 4.19

1.00pm - 3.00pm: Induction Day 3 drop-in session

This is an opportunity to have a short one-to-one discussion with your Course Leader and Personal Tutor.

Portland Building, Room 3.31


If you have any queries about your first week timetable, please contact myport-richmond@port.ac.uk.

If one or some of your timetabled events has multiple venues or groups, your personal tutor will confirm where you need to go prior to induction week. Please also check your course Moodle page for further information.

International and EU students

If you're joining us from overseas, find out about our International Orientation events and what you need to do during your first weeks.

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. 

Keep in mind that event times and locations might change at short notice.

We recommend you bookmark, favourite or save a link to this webpage so you can revisit it before you arrive and when you're on campus.

Further information