New students

Welcome to Bradford

Congratulations on achieving a place here at the University of Bradford, we're looking forward to your arrival on campus!

On this website you will find everything you need to know to settle in, from setting up your IT account to finding your way around the city.

I would like to extend a very warm welcome to all new and returning students to the University of Bradford. You are a student at an outstanding university, one of the world's leading technology universities, with a community of staff and students from all around the world. Professor Brian Cantor, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Bradford

Checklist

Enrolment

Enrolment is an important step in becoming a student here at the University of Bradford - it's the formal contract between you and the University.

Find out more about our Student Contract

When you complete your Enrolment you will receive your student card, allowing you to access University buildings and your Virtual Learning Environment, and it also initiates your student loan payments (if applicable).

University of Bradford staff enroling students.

Activate IT account & complete pre-enrolment

Activate IT Account

A few weeks before you start an email will be sent from itservicedesk@bradford.ac.uk with instructions on how to set up your IT account.

If you do not receive this email before your Welcome Event here on Campus please contact IT Servicedesk (01274 23 3333).

Upon completing your IT account activation you will be automatically taken to log into e:Vision to complete your Pre-Enrolment.

Pre-enrolment

You will be asked to agree to the University's terms and conditions as laid out in the Student Contract as well as confirming your personal details and providing further information. You will also need to upload a photo of yourself for your student card and a copy of your ID.

You don't have to complete pre-enrolment all in one go, you can always save your updates and return to finish at a later time.

When you complete the online process you will receive a confirmation email.

If you don't receive this email please contact welcome@bradford.ac.uk.

 

Induction

Your faculty/department has organised an induction programme for first couple of weeks with us. It is very important that you attend your induction programme.

What will my induction involve?

The induction begins in Welcome Week and involves a series of events and classes introducing you to your chosen course/area of study, as well as to your tutors and fellow students. 

Welcome & ID checks will take place in your faculty base room at the beginning of Welcome Week on Monday 17 September, please check your induction timetable for your time slot.

International students need to enrol in the Small Hall in Richmond building from Wednesday 12 September.

Induction programmes

Find your induction timetable below - search by your course name. If your induction timetable isn't available, check back soon!

Distance learning students are not expected to attend an induction on campus. Further details of what happens next can also be found below.

Programme information
BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Management
BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance (Direct Entry to 2nd/3rd Year) »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Management
MSc Advanced Biomedical Engineering »

Engineering & Informatics, Engineering
MSc Advanced Chemical and Petroleum Engineering »

Engineering & Informatics, Engineering
MSc Advanced Clinical Practitioner (Radiographic Reporting) »

Health Studies
MSc Advanced Civil and Structural Engineering »

Engineering & Informatics, Engineering
MSc Advanced Mechanical Engineering »

Engineering & Informatics, Engineering
MSc/PGD Advanced Pharmacy Practice (Primary Care) »

Life Sciences, Pharmacy and Medical Sciences
MA Advanced Practice in Peacebuilding and Conflict Resolution »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Social Sciences, Peace Studies and International Development
MSc Analytical Sciences »

Life Sciences, Chemistry and Biosciences
BSc (Hons) Animation »

Engineering & Informatics, Media, Design and Technology
BSc (Hons) Archaeology »

Life Sciences, Archaeological and Forensic Sciences
MSc Archaeological Sciences »

Life Sciences, Archaeological and Forensic Sciences
MSc Big Data Science and Technology »

Engineering & Informatics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
MSc Bioinformatics and Computational Biosciences »

Life Sciences, Chemistry and Biosciences
BEng (Hons) Biomedical Engineering »

Engineering & Informatics, Engineering
MEng (Hons) Biomedical Engineering »

Engineering & Informatics, Engineering
BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science »

Life Sciences, Chemistry and Biosciences
Bridge Programme »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Management
BSc (Hons) Business and Management »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Management
BSc (Hons) Business and Management (Direct Entry to 2nd/3rd Year) »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Management
BSc Business and Management (in company) Apprenticeship - (Part Time) »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Management
BSc (Hons) Business Computing »

Engineering & Informatics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
BSc (Hons) Business Studies and Law »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Law
MSc Cancer Drug Discovery »

Life Sciences, Pharmacy and Medical Sciences
MSc Cancer Pharmacology »

Life Sciences, Pharmacy and Medical Sciences
BEng (Hons) Chemical Engineering »

Engineering & Informatics, Engineering
MEng (Hons) Chemical Engineering »

Engineering & Informatics, Engineering
BSc (Hons) Chemistry »

Life Sciences, Chemistry and Biosciences
MChem Chemistry »

Life Sciences, Chemistry and Biosciences
MChem Chemistry - Analytical Chemistry »

Life Sciences, Chemistry and Biosciences
MChem Chemistry - Industrial Experience »

Life Sciences, Chemistry and Biosciences
MChem Chemistry - Materials Chemistry »

Life Sciences, Chemistry and Biosciences
MChem Chemistry - Mathematical and Computational Chemistry »

Life Sciences, Chemistry and Biosciences
MChem Chemistry - Medicinal Chemistry »

Life Sciences, Chemistry and Biosciences
BEng Civil and Structural Engineering »

Engineering & Informatics, Engineering
MEng Civil and Structural Engineering »

Engineering & Informatics, Engineering
MSc/PGD Clinical Pharmacy (Primary Care) »

Life Sciences, Pharmacy and Medical Sciences
MSc/PGD Clinical Pharmacy (Secondary Care) »

Life Sciences, Pharmacy and Medical Sciences
BSc (Hons) Clinical Sciences »

Life Sciences, Pharmacy and Medical Sciences
Foundation in Clinical Sciences/Medicine »

Life Sciences, Pharmacy and Medical Sciences
BSc (Hons) Clinical Technology »

Engineering & Informatics, Engineering
BSc (Hons) Computer Science »

Engineering & Informatics
BSc (Hons) Computer Science for Cyber Security »

Engineering & Informatics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
BSc (Hons) Computer Science for Games »

Engineering & Informatics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
CPD Health (Modular) Applied Pathophysiology and Pharmacology in Acute and Long Term »

Health Studies
CPD Health (Modular) - Cancer - Understanding Treatment Management and Care »

Health Studies
CPD Health (Modular) Leadership and Management Theory and Practice »

Health Studies
CPD Health (Modular) Leadership for Advanced Practitioners »

Health Studies
CPD Health (Modular) Support for Learning in Practice »

Health Studies
BA (Hons) Criminology and Criminal Behaviour »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Social Sciences, Sociology and Criminology
MSc Cyber Security »

Engineering & Informatics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
BSc (Hons) Diagnostic Radiography »

Health Studies, Allied Health Professions and Midwifery
MSc Drug Toxicology and Safety Pharmacology »

Life Sciences, Pharmacy and Medical Sciences
BSc (Hons) Economics »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Management
BSc (Hons) Economics (Direct Entry to 2nd/3rd Year) »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Management
MSc Economics and Finance for Development »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Social Sciences, Peace Studies and International Development
Engineering Foundation Year »

Engineering & Informatics, Engineering
Engineering International Foundation Year »

Engineering & Informatics, Engineering
Exchange and Erasmus »

Engineering & Informatics
Exchange and Erasmus »

Health Studies
Exchange and Erasmus »

Life Sciences
Exchange and Erasmus »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Law
MA Fimmaking »

Engineering & Informatics, Media, Design and Technology
BA (Hons) Film and Television Production »

Engineering & Informatics, Media, Design and Technology
BA (Hons) Film and Visual Effects Technology »

Engineering & Informatics, Media, Design and Technology
MSc Finance, Accounting and Management »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Management
BSc (Hons) Finance and Economics »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Management
BSc (Hons) Finance and Economics (Direct Entry to 2nd/3rd Year) »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Management
MSc Finance and Investment »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Management
MSc Financial Management »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Management
BSc (Hons) Forensic Archaeology and Anthropology »

Life Sciences, Archaeological and Forensic Sciences
MSc Forensic Archaeology and Crime Scene Investigation »

Life Sciences, Archaeological and Forensic Sciences
BSc Hons Forensic and Medical Sciences BSc (Hons) »

Life Sciences, Archaeological and Forensic Sciences
BSc (Hons) Forensic Science »

Life Sciences, Archaeological and Forensic Sciences
Foundation year in Social Science and Management »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Social Sciences, Sociology and Criminology
BSc (Hons) Game Design and Development »

Engineering & Informatics, Media, Design and Technology
BA (Hons) Graphics for Games »

Engineering & Informatics, Media, Design and Technology
BSc Healthcare Science (Life Sciences) »

Life Sciences, Chemistry and Biosciences
Healthcare Science (Life Sciences) Part-time apprenticeship »

Life Sciences, Chemistry and Biosciences
MSc Human Osteology and Palaeopathology »

Life Sciences, Archaeological and Forensic Sciences
BSc (Hons) Human Resource Management (Direct Entry to 2nd/3rd Year) »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Management
BSc (Hons) Human Resource Management »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Management
MSc Human Resource Management »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Management
BSc (Hons) International Business and Management »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Management
BSc (Hons) International Business and Management (Direct Entry to 2nd/3rd Year) »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Management
MSc International Business and Management »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Management
MA International Development Management »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Social Sciences, Peace Studies and International Development
LLM International Commercial Law »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Law
Certificate of International Foundation Studies »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Social Sciences, Sociology and Criminology
LLM International Human Rights and Development »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Law
LLM International Legal Studies »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Law
MA International Relations and Security Studies »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Social Sciences, Peace Studies and International Development
MSc International Strategic Marketing »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Management
MSc Internet of Things (IoT) »

Engineering & Informatics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
LLB Law »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Law
LLB Law (Commercial Law) »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Law
LLB Law (Criminal Law) »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Law
LLB Law (Social Justice) »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Law
LLB Law with Business and Management »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Law
MSc Leadership Management and Change in Health and Social Care »

Health Studies
PGC Leading Service Improvement »

Health Studies
MSc Logistics, Data Analytics and Supply Chain Management »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Management
MSc Management »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Management
BSc (Hons) Marketing »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Management
BSc (Hons) Marketing (Direct Entry to 2nd/3rd Year) »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Management
MSc Marketing and Management »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Management
MSc Materials Chemistry »

Life Sciences, Chemistry and Biosciences
BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering »

Engineering & Informatics, Engineering
MEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering »

Engineering & Informatics, Engineering
MSc Medical Bioscience »

Life Sciences, Chemistry and Biosciences
MSc Medical Imaging »

Health Studies
PGC Medical Imaging (Computed Tomography) »

Health Studies
PGC Medical Imaging (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) »

Health Studies
PGC Medical Imaging (Medical Image Reporting) »

Health Studies
PGD Mental Health Practice »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Social Sciences, Social Work and Social Care
BSc (Hons) Midwifery Studies »

Health Studies, Allied Health Professions and Midwifery
MSc Midwifery Studies »

Health Studies, Allied Health Professions and Midwifery
MPhysiotherapy - Sport and Exercise Medicine »

Health Studies, Allied Health Professions and Midwifery
LLM Natural Resources and Environmental Law and Policy »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Law
BSc (Hons) Nursing (Adult) »

Health Studies, School of Nursing and Healthcare Leadership
BSc (Hons) Nursing (Child) »

Health Studies, School of Nursing and Healthcare Leadership
BSc (Hons) Nursing (Mental Health) »

Health Studies, School of Nursing and Healthcare Leadership
FdSc Nursing Associate Apprenticeship »

Health Studies, School of Nursing and Healthcare Leadership
BSc (Hons) Occupational Therapy »

Health Studies
BSc (Hons) Optometry »

Life Sciences, Optometry and Vision Science
BSc (Hons) Paramedic Science »

Health Studies, Allied Health Professions and Midwifery
MA Peace, Conflict and Development »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Social Sciences, Peace Studies and International Development
MA Peace, Resilience and Social Justice »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Social Sciences, Peace Studies and International Development
MPharm (Hons) Pharmacy »

Life Sciences, Pharmacy and Medical Sciences
MSc Pharmaceutical Technology and Medicines Control »

Life Sciences, Pharmacy and Medical Sciences
BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy »

Health Studies, Allied Health Professions and Midwifery
Professional Certificate in Glaucoma »

Life Sciences, Optometry and Vision Science
MSc Project Planning and Management »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Social Sciences, Peace Studies and International Development
MSc/PGD Psychology »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Social Sciences, Psychology
BSc (Hons) Psychology »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Social Sciences, Psychology
BSc (Hons) Psychology with Counselling »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Social Sciences, Psychology
MSc Psychology of Health and Wellbeing »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Social Sciences, Psychology
Master of Public Health »

Health Studies, School of Nursing and Healthcare Leadership
BSc (Hons) Public Health and Community Wellbeing »

Health Studies, School of Nursing and Healthcare Leadership
MSc Skin Sciences and Regenerative Medicine »

Life Sciences, Chemistry and Biosciences
BA (Hons) Social Work »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Social Sciences, Social Work and Social Care
MA Social Work »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Social Sciences, Social Work and Social Care
BA (Hons) Sociology »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Social Sciences, Sociology and Criminology
MA Sociology, Social Policy and Crime »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Social Sciences, Sociology and Criminology
BEng (Hons) Software Engineering »

Engineering & Informatics
MSc Sustainable Development »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Social Sciences, Peace Studies and International Development
BSc (Hons) Virtual and Augmented Reality »

Engineering & Informatics, Media, Design and Technology
BA (Hons) Working with Children, Young People and Families »

Management Law & Social Sciences, Social Sciences, Social Work and Social Care

Timetables

You can see your programme timetable (or module timetable for postgraduate Health Studies students) on the Timetables website.

If you don't have login details click on 'Guest' and 'Programmes' to search for your course.

Plan your journey

Bradford is easily reached by road, rail or air. See our how to find us page to find out more, including campus maps so you can find your way around when you get here.

Parking

Students need a permit to park on campus, which are issued on a first-come-first-served basis. Apply for a permit on the car parking website.

Getting around

Once you're here, getting around by public transport or bike is easy. Find out more on our Discover Bradford page.

Guide to Bradford

There's lots going on in Bradford – whether you're a fan of music and theatre, food and drink, or getting out into the countryside.

Bradford is made up of a small city centre, surrounded by a collection of small districts, towns and villages – all of which offer their own unique character.

We've put together a guide to help you get to know the area. We encourage you to explore the city and the beautiful countryside surrounding it.

The website Visit Bradford has events listings for Bradford and the surrounding area, as well as suggestions for days outs and interesting walks or cycle rides.

Bradford City Hall with sculpture in foreground.

Bradford City Hall

Student Handbook

Your 2018/9 student handbook will be available soon, in the meantime feel free to check out last year’s handbook below

Student handbook 2017/18

International and EU students

With 15% of our students joining us from outside the UK, we are used to giving newcomers to Bradford a very warm welcome.

There is lots of useful information to help you get started on our International website, and you can download our pre-arrival booklet and the schedule for the International Orientation and Information Point below.

International students arriving at the University of Bradford

International and EU pre-arrival information

International Orientation Programme

Postgraduate Research students

Full-time and part-time Home/EU students (including DBA)

As a Postgraduate Research student you will have your own enrolment and induction schedule, details can be found below.

You can complete your Welcome & ID check in the PGR Lounge in the Carlton Building.

Extramural research students 

If you are an Extramural postgraduate research student you do not need to enrol in person. 

Once we have completed our checks we will send your student card to your home address, and provide access to your virtual learning environment on Canvas. 

 

More information for Research students can be found on the Research section of our website.

 

Students sitting in PGR lounge

Postgraduate Research Induction timetable

Students' Union

The University of Bradford Students’ Union (UBU) is where you will find everything that you need to boost your student life. Get involved with all our sports, societies, media areas, volunteering and democracy opportunities; take part in our events and run your own with your student group; and get help with our advice centre.

  • every student at the University of Bradford is automatically a member of the Students’ Union
  • expand your skills through over 100 sports, societies and media areas, plus volunteering opportunities, and become a student leader
  • meet new friends through our huge events and entertainment package
  • join with like-minded students in the areas of student voice and democracy
  • get academic, financial or welfare advice and support
  • book rooms and spaces for meetings, events, socials and more

Find out more about us on our website, or search for ‘BradfordUniSU’ on the major social networks.