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Postgraduate Students

Slides from Postgraduate Orientation September 2019

Welcome to Trinity!

Have you just arrived in Trinity? Check out our orientation podcast to get you started and have a look at the slides from September for some more information about things you'll need to know.

Orientation Podcast

Research Student Transition Programme

Are you working on a PhD?

We have developed a new transition programme for research students which will be running in March 2020. The aim is to provide you with some targeted skills for each stage of your research degree. Full details and sign up coming soon!

Programme details and sign up here!

Key dates


26-30 August 2019

Postgraduate Orientation Week


2-6 September 2019

Freshers' Week (Orientation for Undergraduates)


9 September 2019

Michaelmas Term teaching begins


21-27 October 2019

Revision Week


01 December 2019

Michaelmas Term ends


2-8 December 2019

Revision Week


9-17 December 2019*

Michaelmas Term Examination Period

  16-17 January 2020 Visiting and Erasmus students Orientation

20 January 2020

Hilary Term teaching begins


2-8 March 2020

Revision Week


11 April 2020

Hilary Term teaching ends


13-19 April 2020

Revision Week


20-25 April 2020

Trinity Week


23 April - 2 May 2020*

Hilary Term Examination Period

* Examination dates December 16 & 17 and April 23, 24 & 25 are contingency dates only. Please do not make travel arrangements until you have seen your examination timetable (approx 4 weeks before the examination period). You can find more information on the Academic Registry Exams page.