Information for new postgraduate students

Congratulations on gaining a place to study for a postgraduate degree in the School of Economics, Finance and Management at the University of Bristol.

This page provides important information about registration and links to useful content.

Before you arrive

We have developed a self-help section for you. It has answers to many of your most frequently asked questions as an offer-holder at Bristol.

You may also find it useful to read our Pre-arrival checklist (PDF, 165kB) which is a step-by-step guide with information to help you prepare for your arrival in September.

Students attending our Pre-sessional Academic English Courses at Bristol will be invited to meet with school staff at our Pre-sessional FAQ sessions. Further details will be confirmed at a later date.

School welcome event

All new postgraduate students with the School of Economics Finance and Management will be invited to attend an Economics, Finance and Management postgraduate welcome event, which will be specific to your programme. This will be a great opportunity to meet other students on the same programme of study as you. Academic members of staff will also be there and you will be able to have an informal chat with them. Food, wine and soft drinks such as orange juice will be available at this event. 

  • Date and time: Welcome events will take place between 4pm-7pm on 9th-12th October 2017
  • Location: Bristol Zoo

Welcome from programme directors

Postgraduate tutor team

The School provides a specialised team of postgraduate tutors (PDF, 1,372kB) from every department who are able to provide academic and personal support for new students.

School Enrolment for Postgraduates

School Enrolment will take place on 15th September 2017 for all postgraduate students attending a pre-sessional course, and on the 18th September 2017 for all other postgraduates joining the School of Economics, Finance and Management this year.

Welcome Week Information

Welcome week information for each of our MSc programmes can be found here.

Student Course Representatives

You may want to consider becoming a Course Rep for your programme whilst studying at the University of Bristol.


You might like to read the latest newsletter from the School of Economics, Finance and Management before you arrive.

Careers Services

The Careers Service organises a varied programme of events for all students including talks and interactive workshops covering everything from CVs to networking.

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