Cohort events calendar

If dates have not yet been listed, the DTP Administrative Hub (swbio-dtp@bristol.ac.uk) are still most likely to be able to provide you with some further information in the interim, to help you with planning your studies around the cohort activities.


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Academic year 2022/2023

Activity Date Location Expectations of attendance
Institutional induction events September/October Across the partnership Students about to start their first year (Y1)
Annual Student Conference 

Wed 5th October (day 1)

Thurs 6th – Fri 7th October (days 2+3)

Day 1: In person (Cardiff)

Day 2 & 3: In person (Cardiff)

Day 1: Students about to start their first year (Y1)

Day 2+3: Years 1-4

Research Theme Activities – Agriculture and the Environment To be confirmed To be confirmed

Second and third year students who have listed this as their main Research Theme. 

Optional but encouraged for other students.

Research Theme Activities: Biophysical and Biomolecular Studies
To be confirmed To be confirmed

Second and third year students who have listed this as their main Research Theme. 

Optional but encouraged for other students.

Research Theme Activities: Animal Behaviour and in vivo Studies workshop To be confirmed To be confirmed

Second and third year students who have listed this as their main Research Theme. 

Optional but encouraged for other students.

Thesis Boot Camp 

March/April (exact dates to be confirmed)

Finish time on days 1+2: 8pm,  finish time on day 3: 6.00pm

In person (Bristol) Final year students
Annual Careers Conference
May/June (exact dates to be confirmed) In person (Bath)

Day 1: Year 1

Day 2: Years 1-4

Leaving event (cohort 2018) May/June (exact date to be confirmed) In person (TBC) Final year students
Project Management Training – Launch Event July (exact date to be confirmed) Virtual Year 1
Project Management Training – Refresher Session July (exact date to be confirmed) Virtual Optional for Years 2-4
Student-led Retreat July/August (exact dates to be confirmed) In person (TBC)

Second and third year students. 

Optional but encouraged for other students.