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

Exhibitions

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:

 

ExhibitionDate 
Manchester 28 February and 1 March Register
Brighton 14 March Register
Derby 16 March Register
Exeter 21 March Register
Worcester 23 March Register
London 27 and 28 March Register
Bournemouth 18 April Register
Winchester 19 April Register
Farnborough 20 and 21 April Register
Stoke-on-Trent 25 April

Register

Newport 26 and 27 April Register
Camarthen 28 April Register
Maidstone 5 June Register
East London 6 and 7 June Register
Liverpool 9 June Register
Norwich 12 June Register
Colchester 14 June Register
Leeds 14 and 15 June Register
Sheffield 16 June Register
Bedford 20 and 21 June Register
Newcastle 22 June Register
Birmingham 26 June Register

 

Supporting Schools and Colleges virtually

In addition to taking bookings for virtual workshops and presentations via our online booking form 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 schools-colleges-liaison@bristol.ac.uk

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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