Postgraduate Open Day

College of Engineering and Physical Sciences - Postgraduate Open Day Wednesday 22 November 2017

eps-opendayThe College of Engineering and Physical Sciences offers postgraduate students the opportunity to join our international community and share in our remarkable research. The College covers a broad range of world-leading research, from atoms to astronomy, computers to cars, and robots to robust materials. Our goal is to transform our understanding of the world to make life easier, healthier and more sustainable.

Our Postgraduate Open Day will give you the opportunity to talk to our experts and find out more about the wide portfolio of taught and research opportunities available to you at the University.

Start planning your day by browsing our scheduled events in the College of Engineering and Physical Sciences below. 

Please note that the below schedules and events were for our previous postgraduate open day, and will be updated later in the year. However, it will give you an idea of event timings for you to plan your travel. 

University Graduate School

University Graduate School events
 Time  Event  Location
3.00–4.00pm 

What’s it like to be a postgraduate student in Engineering and Physical Sciences? Student panel. 

Room WG12, Aston Webb Building (R6)
4.00–5.00pm 

Café Masters – an opportunity to put your questions to a panel of current postgraduate students in a relaxed and informal setting.

Refreshments will be provided.

Room 220 (Board Room), Law Building (R1)
4.00–5.00pm 

Café PhD – an opportunity to meet current doctoral researchers, hear about their work and their experiences of PhD life, and ask questions in a relaxed and informal setting. 

Refreshments will be provided.

Room 219 (Moot Room), Law Building (R1)

School of Chemical Engineering

School of Chemical Engineering events
 Time  Event  Location
2.00–4.00pm

Drop-in session for all programmes in the School and tours of the building

Professor Owen Thomas

Atrium, 1st Floor, Chemical Engineering Building (Y11)

School of Chemistry

School of Chemistry events
 Time Event  Location
1.30–2.30pm

Drop-in session for MSc and PhD programmes

Dr Paramaconi Rodriguez

Ask for Dr Rodriguez in Room 214, Haworth Building (Y2)

Department of Civil Engineering and Railway Engineering

Department of Civil Engineering and Railway Engineering events
 Time Event Location
4.00–5.00pm 

Why do you need a Masters degree?

Dr Gurmel Ghataora 

Room G26, Civil and Mechanical Engineering Building (Y3)

 
5.00–6.00pm

Drop-in session for all postgraduate programmes in the School

Dr Gurmel Ghataora

Room G37, Civil and Mechanical Engineering Building (Y3)

 

School of Computer Science

School of Computer Science events
 Time Event Location
12.00noon - 4.00pm

Tours of Computer Science Building with postgraduate student ambassadors

Meet in reception, Computer Science Building (Y9)

2.00–2.45pm

Introduction to research in Computer Science

Dr Peter Hancox

Room UG05, Murray Learning Centre (R28)

 
2.00–2.30pm

Introduction to MSc Human Computer Interaction

Dr Rowanne Fleck

Room 245, Computer Science Building (Y9)

2.00–2.30pm

Introduction to MSc Cyber Security

Dr David Galindo

Room UG06, Murray Learning Centre (R28)
2.45–3.30pm

An overview of MSc study in Computer Science

Dr Peter Hancox

Room UG05, Murray Learning Centre (R28)
3.30–4.00pm

Introduction to MSc Robotics

Professor Jeremy Wyatt

Room 222, Computer Science Building (Y9)
3.30–4.15pm

Introduction to MSc Computer Science

Dr Peter Hancox

Room UG05, Murray Learning Centre (R28)

 

Department of Electronic, Electrical and Systems Engineering

Department of Electronic, Electrical and Systems Engineering events
 Time Event Location
4.15–5.00pm 

Drop-in session for all MSc postgraduate programmes in the School

Dr Mike Antoniou 

Foyer, Gisbert Kapp Building (G8)

School of Mathematics

School of Mathematics events
 Time Event Location
2.00–3.00pm 

Drop-in session on Postgraduate degrees in Mathematics

Dr Anton Evseev 

Lecture Room C, Watson Building (R15) 

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Department of Mechanical Engineering events
 Time Event Location
2.00–3.00pm 

Drop-in session for MSc Advanced Mechanical Engineering

Dr Mozafar Saadat 

Room S10F, Civil and Mechanical Engineering Building (Y3) 

School of Metallurgy and Materials

School of Metallurgy and Materials
 Time Event Location
4.00–5.00pm 

Drop-in session for all postgraduate programmes

Professor Gerard Fernando  

Room 2C11, Metallurgy and Materials, Building (G6) 

School of Physics and Astronomy

School of Physics and Astronomy events
 Time Event Location
12.00noon–2.00pm  Staff and current students available to speak to visitors interested in the PhD programmes Physics and Astronomy stand, Great Hall, Aston Webb Building (R6) 
2.00–4.00pm 

Drop-in session for MSc programmes

Dr Paul Norman

Speak to Carolyn Fox in Room S13, Poynting Physics Building (R13) 


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