Orientation

The MPA will be holding fantastic events through O Week and O Week Encore (Week 1)! Our events provide new postgraduate students the opportunity to see what the MPA offers and why you should stay connected with the MPA throughout your journey with Monash. Browse through our selection of events below and we look forward to seeing you at one of the upcoming events!

MPA O WEEK EVENTS

The MPA runs numerous activities and events all year round! In 2017, the MPA put on a grand total of 122 events, incorporating everything from subsidised trips, outings, parties, free lunches, short seminars and everything else in between. All new postgraduates are invited to attend the MPA Orientation to learn all about the various trips, events and activities we have lined up for 2018. Read more>>

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MPA Clayton Orientation
Tuesday 20 February 2018
12:00pm to 3:00pm
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MPA Caulfield Orientation
Monday 19 February 2018
10:00am to 12:30pm
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Postgrad Welcome Party
Thursday, 22 February 2018
4:00pm to 6:00pm
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Great Ocean Road Trip
Saturday, 24 February 2018
7:00am to 10:00pm
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Surf Trip
Saturday 17 February 2018
7:00am to 7:00pm
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Yarra Trail Cycling Tour
Sunday March 4 2018
11:00am - 3:00pm
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Escape Room Challenge
Sunday 11 March 2018
2:30pm to 5:00pm
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Kangaroo Island Trip
Monday 2 April to Friday 6 April
5 days, 4 nights
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MORE ABOUT THE MPA

The Monash Postgraduate Association (MPA) is the representative body for all research and coursework postgraduates enrolled at Monash University. The MPA provides a range of services to support the specific needs postgraduates, including advocacy, representation, seminars, overnight/ day trips and social events. The MPA also offers postgraduate specific spaces and facilities, such as the study booths, meeting rooms and lockers for daily use. Read more >>

Mentorship Program

Get involved with the MPAEC

Each year up to 15 postgraduates are elected to form the MPA Executive Committee (MPAEC). Are you interested to represent the postgraduate community by becoming a member of the MPAEC?

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Mentorship Program

Looking for a Mentor?

The MPA mentor program links new students to experienced current students during their first semester. The program aims to provide new students with guidance on surviving and thriving at Monash.

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Coursework

Coursework Virtual Orientation

Can't make it to one of our on campus orientation sessions? Get the gist of it all through our online orientation that covers everything you need to know about being a coursework postgraduate.

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Research Virtual Orientation

Can't make it to one of our on campus orientation sessions? Get the gist of it all through our online orientation that covers everything you need to know about being a HDR postgraduate.

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