Booking Open Days

This is the time of year to start thinking about university Open Days which usually start in June and go on until September or October. Most universities have already started to take bookings for Open days in June, so it is worth going to their websites and registering now for particular sessions, so you don’t miss out. You not only get to look round the university, accommodation and campus, but you can go to talks about the admissions process which are really useful and give you the facts about which GCSEs and A levels are required, and cut-off points for the UKCAT and BMAT tests.

I found it really useful last year and looked around 5 or 6 universities, so it was easier to narrow down my choice to my top 4 when I filled in my application in September.   image from http://www.southampton.ac.uk/studentadmin/appeals/images_appeals/DSCF1453-0.jpg Below are links to some of the Open Days. If you want to find out more, click on the name of the university to link to their Open Day page.

Sheffield

Birmingham

Manchester

Liverpool

UCL

Nottingham

Southampton

Cardiff

Bristol

Newcastle

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University Open Days

Tomorrow I’m going to a university fair at Staffordshire University, where there will be lots of talks about different courses and representatives from different universities. I’m hoping to get some useful information about the different types of medical courses on offer.

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In the summer I shall be visiting several universities on their Open Days to find out more about their medical courses and what they offer. Below are some of the days I’m looking at so far. If you want to find out more, click on the name of the university to link to their Open Day page.

Saturday 15th June: Sheffield

Thursday 20th June: Birmingham

Friday 21st June: Manchester

Saturday 22nd June: Liverpool

Thursday 27th June: UCL

Saturday 29th June: Nottingham

Saturday 6th July: Southampton

Saturday 7th September: Cardiff

Saturday 14th September: Bristol

Saturday 28th September: Newcastle

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