Bringing our college open days to you...
Thinking about your next steps after school and wondering what options are now available to you? There are so many reasons why you should choose to study at University College Birmingham, but don't just take our word for it.
As we are currently unable to hold events on campus, we wanted to bring our open days directly to you. To do this, we have designed an online open day packed with everything from insight on your course of interest, 3D tours and taster sessions to Q&As with tutors and the chance to talk to support services.
Follow the steps below, and discover more about our college courses and what it's like to study with us.
Step 1 - Register your place
Our online open days include subject-specific presentations at 12pm and 2pm, where tutors will highlight key topics that develop your knowledge and enhance your future career. This is your opportunity to ask any questions specific to your chosen subject.
Please register for our next open day on Saturday 23 January below. We will then send confirmation of your place and joining instructions.
Step 2 - Plan your day and enhance your open day experience
Make the most of your open day experience by attending some of our additional sessions throughout the day. Details on how to join these events will be sent to you via email once you have registered.
Speak with support staff
On the day, you will have the opportunity to speak to any of our support staff. These sessions are available to drop-in, whilst others have set presentations times listed below.
- hired@UCB – 11.30am, 12.30pm and 1.30pm
- Academic and Disability Support –11am-3pm (drop-in)
- Finance – 11am-3pm (drop-in)
- Admissions – 11am-3pm (drop-in)
- Apprenticeships - 12-3pm (drop-in)
- Student Services – 11am, 12pm, 1pm and 2pm
- Parent talk – 11am, 12pm, 1pm and 2pm
Chat with our students
You'll also be able to hear about the college experience from students who currently study with us:
- Chat with our current students – 11am, 12pm and 1pm
Step 3 - Join us LIVE on the day
All that's left for you to do is join us on the day!
Please refer to your booking confirmation for joining instructions. If you have any queries, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Experience what it's like to study with us
We may not be able to welcome you in person at the moment, but take a look at our video to gain an insight into what our open days are all about.
Student Success Stories
If you are looking for a little inspiration, or still not sure which course is for you; why not have a read of some of our Student Success Stories? From winner of the British Culinary Federation’s Young Chef of the Year, to contestant on Glow Up: Britain's Next Make-Up Star – our students continue to prove that there are no limits when you study your passion.
Discover more on the day
When you book onto our open day, you'll also receive information on how you can join our support service talks.
11.30am, 12.30pm, 1.30pm
Find out how the hired@UCB team can support your studies, from careers guidance to employability skills and support with finding placements and work. Plus, be inspired by our alumni.
11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm
Student Services is a one-stop shop for all students, providing information, advice and guidance on non-academic matters.
Join our Admissions team where they'll be answering any questions you have about the college application process.
If you're considering an apprenticeship, then why not speak with the team about the courses we offer and how to apply.
Meet the Finance team and ask any questions you may have around financing your studies.
Academic and Disability Support
We offer tailored support to all students at the College enhancing your study experience and helping you achieve your goals. Find out how they can support you.
11am, 12pm, 1pm and 2pm
As a parent you want the best for your child, so we want to ensure we answer any queries you may have, from the application process to enrolment - and everything in between.
Chat to current students
11am, 12pm and 1pm
You’re sure to want to hear about the college experience from students actually studying here. Hear what life as a student is like through their eyes.
Take part before you start
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