Online Learning

University Advice – Live Webinars

Interested in coming to university but have unanswered questions?

Our webinars will be taking place throughout the next few months, with a range of dates available for you to book. Please browse the sessions below and book your place.

How to apply to university

Wednesday 19 May, 4.30 - 5.15pm

Do you want to know more about the university application process before you go into your final year of college/sixth form? This webinar provides an overview of the different ways you can apply to university, including UCAS and Apply Direct. Delivered by members of our Marketing, Admissions and International team.

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Aspire Vocational - Early Years and Primary Education

Wednesday 19 May, 5.15 - 6.15pm

Are you currently studying a vocational qualification at college or sixth form? Not sure what the benefits are of going to university? Then this series of “Aspire Vocational” interactive webinars are for you. We will be exploring a different subject in each session focusing on the advantages of going to university, the skills, knowledge and experience you will build from the subject area and graduate employability opportunities.

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Mature Students

Wednesday 19 May, 6.15 - 7.15pm

The phrase 'mature student' is generally used to refer to students aged 21 or over who are looking to study after a period of time out of full-time education. This session will aim to answer any questions you have about applying, studying and the general student experience. We will be joined by students who started their university education later on.

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Student and a tutor at the Centre for Academic Skills and English - University College Birmingham

Support available to you at university 

Wednesday 2 June, 5 - 6pm

Whatever help you need, our support teams are committed to giving you the advice, skills and practical tools to discover your full potential, all while helping to look after your health and wellbeing. Discover the range of support provided by our Student Services and submit questions ahead of the webinar to put to members of the team.

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Personal statements

Wednesday 2 June, 6 - 7pm

What is the maximum length of a personal statement? What do I include? How do I start? If these are questions you are asking yourself about your UCAS personal statement, this is the webinar for you. Get advice and take part in interactive activities about drafting your personal statement. Please note this is not subject-specific.

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Aspire Vocational - Sport

Wednesday 16 June, 5 - 6pm

Are you currently studying a vocational qualification at college or sixth form and not sure what is the benefit of going to university? Then these series of “Aspire Vocational” interactive webinars are for you. We will be exploring a different subject each session focusing on the advantages of going to university, the skills, knowledge and experience you will build from the subject area and graduate employability opportunities.

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Clearing

Wednesday 30 June, 4.30 - 5.15pm

With results day just around the corner, this webinar aims to answer any questions you may have around the clearing process, what your options are and how you can prepare. This will be delivered by our Admissions team.

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Aspire Vocational - Travel and Tourism

Wednesday 30 June, 5.15 - 6.15pm

Are you currently studying a vocational qualification at college or sixth form and not sure what is the benefit of going to university? Then these series of “Aspire Vocational” interactive webinars are for you. We will be exploring a different subject each session focusing on the advantages of going to university, the skills, knowledge and experience you will build from the subject area and graduate employability opportunities.

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