Home Postgraduate Research: Your Online Inductions

To help you hit the ground running, we've created a number of interactive induction modules for you to complete online in your own time. We highly recommend you work through all the modules below before starting your programme.

Doctoral School Welcome Resources


A warm welcome to new members of UCL's diverse research community. If you're a PhD student or other researcher, please spend some time looking through the helpful resources.

Getting Started with UCL's Library Services

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Our online library induction is your essential first step to using UCLs libraries, including all the resources and services available.

Digital Education at UCL

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Get familiar with the technology, learning techniques, resources and support you'll need to make the most of your studies.

Introductory Programme

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A new interactive learning experience, the IP will help you get to know UCL's values, community and achievements.

Active Bystander Programme

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We should all be active bystanders. Learn how to challenge unacceptable behaviour when you see and hear it.

Sustainability Induction

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Find out what UCL is doing to tackle the climate emergency and how you can play an integral part.