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Induction 2023

Welcome to the School of Computing

What to expect during your induction

Induction starts on Monday, 18 September 2023.

Teaching will start on Monday, 25 September 2023.

This one-week induction period will give you a chance to get to know the University, the school, and your programme of study.

If you have any questions, please email us:

Check back for regular updates. We will continue to update this page leading up to your induction.

Induction and learning material through Canvas

Once you've completed your registration, you’ll get access to Canvas. Some of your induction programme will also be available on Canvas.

The material will cover a variety of topics, including:

  • Welcome to your community
  • Welcome to Newcastle University
  • Rights, Responsibilities and Policies
  • Subject specific foundations
  • Digital Learning / Teaching Enhanced Learning
  • Equality and Diversity
  • The campus and the city
  • Student Wellbeing and Mental Health Support
  • Living, Travelling and Working as a Student

We'll also be running induction events to support your online learning.

It's important to attend the online and in person events, so you'll have all the information you need for a successful and enjoyable time while studying this year.

Contact us

Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 7972

General teaching enquiries:

Student admissions:

Tuition fee enquiries:

IT Service Desk

Telephone: 0191 208 5999



The school reception is based on the 2nd floor of the Urban Sciences Building.