Mental Health and Psychosocial Support - MSc - Induction Programme

We are delighted that you have chosen to study with QMU and we are looking forward to supporting you throughout your studies. You can also view further Induction Information & Support via this link


Please click on the dates below to view your schedule

Wednesday 6th September 2023

10.00 - 11.00

University Welcome Talk Halle Lecture Theatre
11.00 - 11.30 Welcome and Introduction to IGHD Room 2170
11.30 - 11.45 Admin Room 2170
11.45 - 13.00 Meet and Greet Room 2170
14.00 - 15.30 Programme Handbook Room 2170


Thursday 7th September 2023

10.00 - 11.00 Discussion on Global Health Room 2168
11.00 - 12.00 Meeting Recent Graduates

Room 2168
12.00 - 13.00 Discover Library Essentials* Room 3169
14.00 - 15.00 Discussion on the Film (film available online) Room 2168
15.00 - 17.00 Picnic with staff and PhD candidates QMU Campus

*Please watch this video before attending this session


Friday 8th September 2023

10.00 - 11.00 IT Tour* Room 1125
11.00 - 13.00 IGHD IT Session Room 1125

*Please note, this session can be watched at the allotted time or at your convenience.

Wednesday 20th September 2023

13.00 - 14.00 IT Session Room 1125


International Students

This schedule is for all International Fee paying students. Please check your emails for confirmation from the International Office that you should be attending these events. This schedule is to be attended alongside your Programme Induction which you can see above.


Friday 1st and Saturday 2nd September 

Edinburgh Airport Welcome If you haven't already, please email with your arrival details before Wednesday August 30th

Sunday 3rd September


International Induction Halle Lecture Theatre

Following Induction Lunch

Free bus to and from IKEA Meet on Campus

Monday 4th September


Free Musselburgh Walking Tour  Meeting at Postbox on Campus

Saturday 9th September


Free Guided Walking Tour of the City of Edinburgh  Meet at Advocate's Close on Cockburn Street

Saturday 7th October


Free Guided Walking Tour of the City of Edinburgh  Meet at Advocate's Close on Cockburn Street

Sunday 8th October

Time tbc

Visit to the Botanical Gardens, Edinburgh Further details of this event will be shared at the International Induction

Please see here for further information

 You can also view further Induction Information & Support via our Main Induction Pages