International Foundation Programme WELCOME WEEK 2022

HELLO!

Dear students

Welcome to the University of Reading Malaysia!

We’re so excited that you will be joining us. New students will be contacted by their STAR mentors in due course about the arrangements for Welcome Week. More information to come in due time.

Students may arrive on campus for Pre-enrolment Week from 29th August 2022 onwards to help them settle into university life, orientate themselves with the campus, EduCity and the surrounding area in Johor. Students will also be able to complete any required formalities with the Admissions Office as part of the enrolment process.

Click here to download the Student Handbook and LRC Welcome Pack.

Note: The draft schedule is subject to changes at the discretion of the University.

MONDAY, 5th September– DAY 1 - THE UNIVERSITY


Learn about the University of Reading!

Venue : Large Lecture Theatre

Time Activity Presenter
9:30 AM Registration Student Welfare & Academic Services (SWAS)
10:00 AM Welcome Pack Student Welfare & Academic Services (SWAS)
10:30 AM Safety briefing Health & Safety
11:00 AM Welcome By Provost & Group Photo Provost, Professor Wing Lam
11:30 PM Comfort Break
12:00 PM Welcome Speech by Head of Foundation Studies and
Language Institute (FSLI)
Head of Foundation Study and Language Institute (FSLI), Mr. Mohd Ridhwan Abdullah
12:30 - 2:00 PM

Lunch & Welcoming By RUMSA and STaR Mentor.

Campus Tour

RUMSA

STaR Mentor

2:00 PM
2:30 PM
3:00 PM University Values & Learners Responsibility Academic Director of Teaching & Learning,
Associate Professor Anne Vergis
4:00 PM Comfort Break
4:30 PM Welcoming by Student Welfare & Academic Services (SWAS) Director of SWAS,
Mr Nandan R
5:00 PM END

TUESDAY, 6th September - DAY 2 - FINDING YOUR WAY


Learn about student life at the university!

Venue : Large Lecture Theatre

Time Activity Presenter
9:30 AM Briefing on Enrolment & Document Certification

Student Welfare & Academic Services (SWAS)

Admissions

10:0 AM Enrolment, Document CTC
Photo, Car Sticker
Photocopy
1:00 - 2:30 PM LUNCH
2:30 PM Mobility and Transfer to UK

Campus Director for International Affairs, Dr Mandy Mok

3:00 PM Meeting International Students International Office
3:30 PM Comfort Break
4:00 PM Red Awards Student Welfare & Academic Services (SWAS)
5:00 PM END

WEDNESDAY, 7th September - DAY 3 - STUDENT LIFE!

Learn about some of the essential services the university provide students!

Venue : Large Lecture Theatre

Time Activity Presenter
10:00 AM Session with Welfare Officer Student Counsellor,
Ms Evelyn Beh
11:00 AM IT Briefing IT
11:30 AM Introduction to BlackBoard and Timetable Head of Business System,
Mr. Kannan S
12:30 - 2:00 PM LUNCH
2:00 PM Introduction to RUMSA Sports Clubs
and Societies Introduction
RUMSA
3:00 PM IceBreaker Session RUMSA
5:00 PM END

THURSDAY, 8th September - DAY 4 - YOUR TEACHING & LEARNING

Venue : Large Lecture Theatre

Time Activity Presenter
10:00 AM Programme Briefing
11:00 AM Comfort Break
11:30 PM Module Briefing: Economics (IF0ECO) Module leads
12:00 PM Module Briefing 2: An Introduction to Business and Management (IF0IBM)
12:30 - 2:30 PM LUNCH
2:30 PM Module briefing: Foundation Mathematics (IF0FM1) Module leads
3:00 PM Module briefing: Law (LW0LAW)
3:30 PM Comfort Break
4:00 PM Module briefing: Psychology (PY0PSY) Module leads
4:30 PM Module Representatives RUMSA
5:00 PM END

FRIDAY, 9th September - DAY 5 - ACADEMIC SUPPORT

Venue : Large Lecture Theatre

Time Activity Presenter
10:00 AM Introduction to Learning Resource Centre (LRC) LRC Staff
11:00 AM Comfort Break
11:30 PM Module briefing: Academic Skills (IF0ACA) Module leads
12:00 PM Module briefing: International English (IF0IE1)
12:30 - 2:00 PM LUNCH
2:00 PM Academic Support at UoRM Campus Director for Academic Tutoring,
Dr Kuan Yong Ching
2:30 PM Comfort Break
3:00 PM Module Selection & Meeting with Academic Tutor Module leads
4:00 PM Student Card Collection Student Welfare & Academic Services (SWAS)
5:00 PM END

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University of Reading Malaysia
Persiaran Graduan, Kota Ilmu, EduCity, 79200 Iskandar Puteri, Johor, Malaysia.

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