We deliver a range of events, activities and information sessions for Years 4-6, both on campus and in schools. Aimed at raising aspirations, attainment and knowledge of university, all of our sessions are led by University staff and/or student ambassadors.

If you have any questions about any of the activities listed below, or would like to get in touch, please email 

Bright Sparks

Our Year 6 Bright Sparks programme aims to get primary school students thinking about the prospect of going to university in the future.

The programme encompasses a number of different activities including an ‘Introduction to University’ workshop, a campus visit and a graduation ceremony.


Discover University

The Discover University programme is tailored to your needs:

Popular sessions include:

  • Student Life Talk
  • Differences between School and University
  • Campus Tour
  • Interview a Current Student
  • Make your own graduation hat

Talks and Workshops

Our talks and workshops can also be tailored to your needs. Popular sessions include:

  • Introduction to University
  • Goal Setting
  • Student Life Talk
  • Science in a Box
  • Engineering, Medicine and Law Taster Sessions