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A schedule of the day's live events
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Instagram Live: Sports and Active Life Q&A until 2.30pm
Enjoy an introductory presentation from our admissions tutors, before asking them your own questions.

Live Presentations

Subject talks & Q&A

Enjoy an introductory presentation from our admissions tutors, before asking them your own questions.

Business and Managementuntil 2.45pm
Nursinguntil 2.45pm

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General talks

How to choose a course and apply to university until 2.45pm
We’ll guide you through the application process, from finding the right course for you to the next steps you need to take on your journey to undergraduate study.

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Digital drop-ins

Subject chat 3 until 3pm
Talk to academics and students about the subject you’re interested in. What’s involved? What are the benefits? Ask us anything. In this session we’re looking at the subjects listed below. Can’t see your subject? Check the other subject chats throughout the day.

  • General Admissions
  • Archaeology & Ancient History
  • Criminology
  • English
  • Film Studies & History of Art
  • History
  • Journalism
  • Law
  • Media & Communication
  • Modern Languages
  • Politics & International Relations
  • Sociology

General information chat until 3pm
General information chat – until 3pm The basics. The details. Everything you want to know about being an undergraduate student at Leicester. Lots of chats throughout the day on a wide range of topics. Join in at any time.

  • Student Support
  • International Students
  • Accommodation
  • Student Life
  • Sports and Fitness
  • Students’ Union
  • Study Abroad
  • Employability and Careers
  • ignite – our new way to study
Starting at 3pm

Instagram Live Q&A: Accommodation until 3.30pm
Ask your questions to our accommodation team as they talk you through life at The Village or The City.

General talks

Parent’s Session until 3.45pm
We know that parents' and guardians have a lot of questions too. Join us for this session where we will talk you though the application process, and give you guidance and advice on how best you can support your child.

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Personal Statements until 3.45pm
Not sure where to start with a personal statement? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Our experts will give you tips and advice on how best to tackle this key part of the application process.

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How to join the live presentations

You can access the live event using a browser on your PC/Mac. If you are joining using your smartphone, you need to download the Microsoft Teams app from your app store. You will then be able to join as a guest, or with your Microsoft 365 account.

Choose your tour guide

Our current students are here to take you around the festival site. We can't recommend just one - they're all great - it's up to you.

I'm Holly and I'm a medical student in my third year, I’ve had an amazing experience here. The facilities and academic support have been very good. I've met so many people by getting involved with athletics and the Chinese Society.

Main Stage

A warm welcome from our Vice-Chancellor

We’ve an impressive line-up for you. Our President and Vice-Chancellor is here to give you a warm welcome and talk to you about our experience.

You can also discover what makes us all Citizens of Change, hear from our Students’ Union and learn about our connection with Sir David Attenborough.