Year 8 university visit

The Year 8 university visit will bring university to life, and build on your pupils’ understanding of higher education in a fun and interactive environment.

Inspire your Year 8 pupils at the 2019 Guardian University of the Year.

Supported by Nottingham Trent University’s Outreach team and trained students, your pupils will have an immersive experience at NTU designed to:

  • Develop their learning skills
  • Build self-efficacy
  • Enhance confidence
  • ...and find out what university is all about.

Pupils will have the opportunity to:

  • Explore the campus
  • Take part in a university-style research project
  • Participate in a variety of subject taster sessions
  • Engage with staff and students across the campus

Dates

Slots are available Monday to Friday, between 8 June and 17 July, inclusive.

Timings

Each event runs 10 am - 2.30 pm

Location

NTU City Campus

School responsibilities

Select 60 pupils who meet NTU's widening participation criteria**

Transport to and from NTU City Campus, as well as teacher supervision.

NTU will reimburse schools 50% towards travel costs on receipt of an invoice.

How to book

Complete the booking request form or email CenSCE.

** NTU widening participation criteria. Pupils must meet at least one of the following conditions:

  • reside in a deprived neighbourhood, where progression rates to higher education are low
  • be from a low socio-economic background
  • be in receipt of free school meals
  • currently be a looked-after child / in care or have recently left local authority care
  • have a disability
The day has been a fantastic opportunity for our students.

Year 8 teacher, Meden School

Still need help?

Contact CenSCE