How is your school doing on Gatsby Benchmark 7 – encounters with further and higher education? Please share this useful round-up below of local higher and further education provider open days with staff, parents and pupils.
The website UniTasterDays is also a great one to bookmark. It helps teachers and careers colleagues interested in booking university events for school groups, and students looking to find activities directly.
Through the UniTasterDays website, schools can:
- Search over 1,000 events offered by universities throughout the UK
- Request an event from universities UK-wide by completing one simple form:
- Join a mailing list of weekly university events and receive a free Teachers’ Guide to University brochure.
The University of Buckingham
Open day Saturday 16 March, 10am to 5pm
Open evening Thursday 2 May, 6 to 8pm
More information and to register: https://www.buckingham.ac.uk/study/visit-us/open-days/
Bucks New University
Open day Saturday 16 March, 10am to 3pm
Open day Saturday 8 June, 10am to 3pm
More information and to register: https://bucks.ac.uk/applying-to-bucks/undergraduate/open-days
Buckinghamshire College Group (BCG)
Enrolment and open days at Wycombe, Amersham and Aylesbury campuses take place over July, August and September
More information and to register: https://www.buckscollegegroup.ac.uk/enrol/open-days
Berkshire College of Agriculture
General open evening Wednesday 1 May 5 to 8pm
Taster days on individual courses over spring and summer
More information and to register: https://www.bca.ac.uk/events/
Look out for future prospective student events at http://www.henleycol.ac.uk/events/