Here, you will find a combination of virtual and in-person opportunities from the University and College Sectors. We ask students and their parents to research fully any opportunities advertised on the noticeboard to ensure they are happy with the organisation they are linking with and its value for money if there is a cost.

Notices & Key Dates

  • 5th July – Clearing Choices Open

If you are still looking to apply, aren’t holding any offers, or have since changed your mind, you can now search and apply for courses through Clearing.  Learn About Clearing

  • Friday – 10th July – UK Conservatoire Applications Open for 2025

https://www.ucas.com/conservatoires

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Undergraduate Study – Duration 4 Years

Drawing on the expertise of leading academics and researchers in the field, you will explore the origins and present-day contexts of societal conflicts about power, participation, and resources.

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Upcoming Opportunities

All Subjects

On Demand Webinars

Yrs 12 & 13

UniTasterDays

These impartial videos have one key aim. To support students who are considering university to make informed future subject decisions. They feature guest speakers from a range of different universities, who are always experts in the subject being explored.

Computing

Outreach Open Day

Yr 12

Newcastle University: 7th August 2024: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Interested in attending the Outreach Open Day at the Urban Sciences Building?

There will be a variety of activities organised for children between the ages of 7 – 18. children should be supervised at all times and not left by themselves.

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Dentistry

Online Resource

Yrs 12 & 13

University of Sheffield

This resource provided from the University of Sheffield gives an insight into the world of dentistry. Resource provided via the Futurelearn portal.

Engineering

Online Masterclass

Yrs 12 & 13

EDT – Wednesday 31st July at 2:30-4pm

Masterclass delivered by a Chartered Mechanical Engineer who will share 30 plus years global experience of Engineering and Programme Management. With Q & A. Session costs £20 and includes access to Zoom meeting, slides and certificate of attendance.

IT

Online Training Programme (Free)

Yr 13

Durham University: 9 September 2024

Durham University Catch22 & TechUP, will be delivering their FREE TechUP Women, online Click Start course again in September (WC 9th September TBC). Eligibility criteria apply. Please see the attached information for more details.

  • Identify as female or non-binary
  • 18 – 30

Medicine/Dentistry

Online Session

Yrs 12 & 13

Newcastle University: April to July

Newcastle University online application sessions walk students through the process of applying. April to July

Medicine/Dentistry

UCAT Admissions Test

Yrs 12 & 13

8th July – 26 September 2024

What is the UCAT? – UCAT is an admissions test, used by UK Universities to help select applicants for medicine and dentistry programmes. The test is used alongside other selection criteria such as academic qualifications and interviews. The UCAT is delivered on computers in Pearson VUE test centres throughout the UK.  The universities and courses that require the UCAT can be found on the UCAT website. Students should also check university websites for specific entry requirements.

UCAT registration is already open and candidates are able to book a test from 18 June onwards.

Medical Sciences

Online Lectures

Yrs 12 & 13

UCL

UCL have an online medical sciences lecture series which is free and open to everyone to get inspired.

Natural Sciences

Spotlight

Yrs 12 & 13

Durham University

At Durham, we actively provide our students with opportunities to develop attributes we hope they have by the time they graduate. One way in which we do this is through our excellent multi-subject degree programmes.

Explore our Natural Sciences webpages to discover whether Natural Sciences at Durham could be a good match for your students.