Induction and compulsory training

MADA Induction

The Faculty induction is organised by the MADA Graduate Research Office. An overview of key information is available for students who may have a gap between their start date and the next available induction session, or students who wish to refresh their memories.

Monash Induction


All Graduate Research candidates are required to undertake the following compulsory training modules, completed online via the myDevelopment system:

  • Monash University induction
  • Research integrity training

These modules should take 45-60 minutes to complete in total.

You need to complete them within one month of starting your candidature with us.

Respect at Monash

Respect at Monash is a compulsory module for all students beginning their studies at Monash, completed online via Respectful Communities

If you are new to Monash University, you’ll need to do this by:

  • 30 April, or
  • 30 September,

whichever is soonest.

Occupational Health and Safety (OHS1000)

The OHS1000 unit is compulsory for all new students, unless previously completed at Monash.

You will be enrolled in this unit in your first semester. It is completed online via the Moodle system.

This unit takes approximately 25 minutes to complete.

You will need to finish this unit before the end of your first semester. If not completed, it will appear on your transcript with a fail result, and will need to be repeated.