School/college visits and events

Clifton Suspension Bridge on a clear day with dozens of hot air balloons in the sky.

We attend a variety of events organised by schools and colleges across the country, from exhibition-style careers fairs to virtual visits and presentations. We know how important these events are in the school calendar and we are committed to supporting such activity in order to support as many students as possible.

If you would like to request attendance at an upcoming event, please complete our online booking form


We are delighted to be attending a range of events where you can talk to staff and current students about our courses, admissions, and university life. All the events we are attending are free to attend for both individuals and school and college groups. Upcoming events are listed below:

Manchester 5 and 6 March Register
Exeter 12 and 13 March Register
Worcester 14 March Register
London 18 and 19 March Register
Bournemouth  27 March  Register
Farnborough 16 and 17 April Register
Winchester 18 April Register 
Newport 22 and 23 April  Register 
Carmarthen  24 April  Register 
Brighton  30 April  Register 
Maidstone  4 June  Register 
East London  5 and 6 June  Register 
Sheffield  7 June  Register 
Norwich  10 June  Register 
Colchester 12 June  Register 
Liverpool 14 June  Register 
Bedford  17 and 18 June  Register 
Leeds  19 and 20 June  Register 
Newcastle  21 June  Register 
Birmingham  24 and 25 June  Register
Aberystwyth  26 June  Register 
Hull  27 June  Register 
Nottingham  3 and 4 July  Register 


Supporting Schools and Colleges virtually

In addition to taking bookings for virtual workshops and presentations, we also offer a range of exciting virtual resources, online events and taster sessions for Yrs 12 and 13. These have been designed to support home-learning and super-curricular development. Students can sign up here.

We offer a range of pre-recorded presentations, made by members of our Widening Participation team, which you could share with your year groups/tutor groups at your convenience. They include:

  • An introduction to university
  • Things to consider when choosing your university

  • Choosing the university course for you
  • Understanding admissions information
  • Personal statements
  • Preparing for university
  • Accommodation at the University of Bristol
  • Applying to Medicine, Dentistry and Veterinary Sciences: The basics
  • How and why do universities use MMIs for Medicine, Dental Surgery and the Veterinary Sciences?

For more information about any of the above please email

UoB Virtual Resources

Find more information on the unique virtual resources that the University of Bristol has created for post-16 students.

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