Schools, colleges and community


We deliver a range of events, activities and information sessions for years 5 and 6, both on campus and in schools. Aimed at raising aspirations, attainment and knowledge of university, all 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. 

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

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