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Starting your studies: student induction

Students in front of the Queens' BuildingStart of term (September 2017)

Term starts on Monday 18th September 2017 and teaching starts on Monday 25th September 2017.

Please note that postgraduate students from the School of Mathematical Sciences will complete programme enrolment on Tuesday 19th September 2017 from 1130-1200hrs in the Enrolment Centre in the Octagon, Queens’ Building, Mile End. Please see QMUL enrolment for further information.

The School of Mathematical Sciences MSc Welcome Event will be taking place on Wednesday 20th September 2017 from 0900-1500hrs in Engineering 3.25 and further details of this event will be provided later. At the event you will meet key members of staff related to your programme of study and receive important information regarding your studies and the support available.

For more information regarding postgraduate Welcome Week activities across Queen Mary please visit Welcome to our new QMUL students.

MSc Mathematics

As a new student starting this September you are required to meet with the Programme Director, Dr Rosemary Harris (link sends e-mail), during Welcome Week to discuss your background and module selection.  This individual meeting is compulsory before your module choices can be approved.  Further details and an online scheduler to sign-up for a convenient slot can can be found on the MSc Maths QMplus page.

MSc Mathematical Finance

As a new student starting this September you will have the opportunity to meet with your Programme Director Dr. Michael Phillips (link sends e-mail), to discuss your elective module choices. This meeting will take place within the first two weeks of term. Please ensure you have looked over the programme outline before attending your appointment in order to aid discussion and decision making.

You will attend mandatory pre-sessional modules in the School of Mathematical Sciences (SMS). You also have the option of attending the School of Economics and Finance (SEF) pre-sessional module 'Matrix Algebra'. To aid your decision upon whether or not it will be beneficial for you to attend please refer to the the SEF Induction page here.

MSc Financial Computing

As a new student starting this September you will have the opportunity to meet with your Programme Director Dr. Michael Phillips (link sends e-mail), to discuss your elective module choices. This meeting will take place in the first two weeks of term. Please ensure you have looked over the programme outline before attending your appointment in order to aid discussion and decision making.

MSc Network Science

As a new student starting this September you are invited to meet with the Programme Director, Dr Ginestra Bianconi, to discuss the programme and your module choices during welcome week. This meeting is an important part of your programme induction. To arrange your meeting please email Dr Bianconi your full availability during Welcome Week, so that we can allocate you an appointment accordingly.  A separate induction event for the MSc Network Science class of 2017–18 will take place within the first two weeks of term.

Timetable

The complete Queen Mary timetable is available online. Once you have registered for your modules, you will be able to check your personalised timetable via your MySIS profile page, QMplus and the Queen Mary timetable. Please note that the timetable will be subject to change up to, and during, the first couple of weeks of term to accommodate changes in student numbers registering for modules and necessary room allocations.