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Joining Instructions

Enrolment and Induction

Postgraduate induction

Induction will take place on Monday 17 September 2018

Tea and coffee will be available from 9.30am

Providing ID at registration

All new students must provide proof of their identity when they register for their course. This is to ensure that the student who registers is the student who made the application and to ensure that the student has the right to study without requiring additional immigration permissions. All students must bring identification, taken from the list below. They must bring the original and a photocopy of the identification with them.

One form of identification is required, from the list below:

  • Valid passport (this is mandatory for students on a Tier 4 visa who are also required to show their visa)
  • UK Photo card driving licence (full or provisional)
  • EU National Identity card (for EU students only)

If you do not have identification from the list above, two of the following are required:

  • Student Finance/SAAS financial support notification (in full)*
  • Birth Certificate
  • National Insurance Card
  • Paper driving licence *
  • Current bank/credit card/mortgage statement*
  • Marriage/Civil Partnership certificate
  • Armed Forces identity card
  • Workers visa or other Home Office documents relating to permission to be in the UK*

*The address must match your registered home address.

If you do not have access to the above documents, please contact the Postgraduate Office for advice on 01952 815289 or email

Do not send documents through the post, please bring them with you to registration.

Induction timetable

Below is a timetable which includes key times for your introductory talks and tours as a postgraduate student.

Time Activity
From 9.30am Registration Tea/Coffee
9.45am ID cards (for those who have not uploaded a photo) and completion of enrolment
10.00am Postgraduate study at Harper Adams (Mitch Crook)
11.00am Learning Support - Jane Hill
Careers - Maria Simpson
Land-based skills programmes - Kath Leigh
Health and Safety - Emma Osborne
Student services - Rebecca Hayhurst/Jo da Silva
Student sports - Andy Jefferies
Postgraduate society - Cara Campbell
11.45am Postgraduate group photo - Adreen Hart-Rule
12.10pm - 1.20pm E-Learning, IT and Library - Group A
Lunch - Group B
1.20pm - 2.30pm E-Learning, IT and Library - Group B
Lunch - Group A
2.30pm - 5.00pm Expectations of Level 7 study
6.00pm - 8.00pm Welcome Evening - Curry



On the day of arrival, if you expect to be delayed, please contact Reception on 01952 820280

Curry Night

We will be holding a Curry Night to welcome new postgraduate students, if you would like to attend please complete the registration form.

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