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Postgrad Welcome Events

22 September - 3 October 2014

Our licensed bar is open evenings Monday to Saturday throughout our Welcome Events schedule. It’s a great place to meet new friends and socialise of an evening.

As well as our welcome events, we organise socials and day trips throughout the year. See our Events page for full details.

 

Monday 22 September

Postgrad Meet & Mingle

Get to know your fellow postgrads, with activities to break the ice and help you make some great new friends. As this event is so popular, it’s run on Monday & Tuesday and students can book onto either date. Spaces are limited so book early to avoid disappointment!

Time: 20.00
Venue: Graduate Centre Café Bar 
Price: £2.00 per person
Where to buy: Coming Soon!


Tuesday 23 September

Postgrad Meet & Mingle

Get to know your fellow postgrads, with activities to break the ice and help you make some great new friends. As this event is so popular, it’s run on Monday & Tuesday and students can book onto either date. Spaces are limited so book early to avoid disappointment!

Time: 20.00
Venue: Graduate Centre Café Bar 
Price: £2.00 per person
Where to buy: Coming Soon!


Wednesday 24 September  

Quiz & Dinner Night (International Theme)

A fun general knowledge team quiz with enough international flavour to suit everyone and food provided. This week is pizza week. Bring a team or come on your own and we’ll find you a team.

Time: 20.00 
Venue: Graduate Centre Café Bar
Price: £3 per person (includes 2 slices of Domino’s pizza – cheese & tomato (v); pepperoni)
Where to buy: Coming Soon!


Thursday 25 September       

Café Crawl

Just arrived in Cardiff and need to find the best social hotspots for your caffeine fix? Join us for a tour of the best local coffee houses & cafés.

Time: 15.00 until approx 17.00
Venue: Meet in Graduate Centre Café Bar
Price: Free to join, but drinks must be purchased along the way


Friday 26 September

Cardiff Bay Boat Trip, Senedd Tour & Refreshments

Join us for an exciting trip to picturesque Cardiff Bay. We’ll depart on foot through the Cardiff Castle grounds to our awaiting waterbus, take a guided cruise along the River Taff to Cardiff Bay, followed by a private tour of The National Assembly of Wales, the Senedd, take in some traditional refreshments at Cardiff Millennium Centre and finally return to the university via the waterbus.

Time: 13.00 – 17.30
Venue: Meet in the Graduate Centre Reception (walking time to waterbus – 25 mins)
Price: £10.00 per person
Where to buy: Coming Soon!


Friday 26 September

The Postgrad Pub Crawl

What better way to get to know the highlights of Cardiff’s many pubs and bars than with a guided trip around a few of our favourites. If this leaves you wanting more, we’ll be heading to one of the city’s great nightclubs to dance until the early hours!

Time: 20.00
Venue: Meet in the Graduate Centre Café Bar
Price: Free to join, but drinks must be purchased along the way. Club entry fees may apply.


Wednesday 1 October

Quiz & Dinner Night (British Culture Theme)

Like last week, join in our weekly quiz and get your dinner thrown in too! Come as a team or on your own and we’ll find a team for you. Check our website for this week’s dinner.

Time: 20.00
Venue: Graduate Centre Café Bar 
Price: £3 per person (including food)
Where to buy: Coming Soon!


Friday 3 October

Meet & Mingle @ Heath Park

Join us at the Grape & Olive pub (near the University of Wales Hospital) and get to know your fellow postgrads based around Heath Park. We’ll have activities going on to break the ice and help you make some great new friends.

Time: 17.00 
Venue: The Grape & Olive pub, Wedal Rd, Cardiff, South Glamorgan CF14 3QX
Price: Free to join but drinks to be purchased at the venue