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UNDERGRADUATE OPEN DAY EVENTS



Northumbria University Undergraduate Open Days

Whether you want to explore our campus and city virtually or visit us in person for an on-campus experience, we have a range of open days you can book onto. 

 

We are excited to welcome you onto our campus. Visiting Northumbria University means you can meet academic staff and students, explore our facilities, experience your course and tour our accommodation.

Please note we will be following government guidelines to ensure the safety of all our visitors, staff and students. To plan your day, visit our what to expect page.

  • Friday 24th June 2022 9am-3pm
  • Saturday 25th June 2022 9am-3pm
  • Saturday 24th September 2022 9am-3pm

More Open Day dates will be added later in the year, please check back for updates.

Our on campus open day events will help you discover how Northumbria is leading the way in your subject, by meeting some of the academics you might be taught by and hearing from current students about their experiences. You’ll gain an insight into your chosen subject’s department and will be able to explore the facilities available, as well as our wider campus.

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Staying Safe on Campus

We look forward to welcoming you on campus for the Open Day and ask that you help us to do all we can to prevent a Covid-19 outbreak in our community. As a condition of entry to the Open Day you may be required to show either your Vaccination Passport or evidence of a negative Lateral Flow Test, taken within 24 hours of attending the event, using the NHS App.

We are committed to keeping all staff, students and visitors as safe as possible whilst on campus and continue to follow the Government and DfE Covid-19 advice and guidance. The University therefore encourages staff, students and visitors to:

  • Be respectful of others’ personal space.
  • Wear face coverings inside buildings when moving around and when in close proximity to others.
  • Follow the one-way systems.
  • Regularly wash and sanitise your hands. 

Hand sanitising stations are available in the entrance to buildings and enhanced cleaning measures remain in place.

Please do not attend this event if you are experiencing Covid-19 symptoms. Should you experience Covid-19 symptoms whilst on campus, please leave the campus via the shortest available route and follow NHS guidance.

Parking

We have opened up all of our car parks free of charge for visitors to the Open Day on both Friday 24th and Saturday 25th June. City Campus – the main car park is City Campus East – postcode NE1 2SU / what3words: builds.beyond.either

There are also a number of spaces in:

  • Camden Street – NE2 1XE /  what3words: double.brands.jolly
  • Day Street – NE1 8SU / what3words: ally.fields.leave
  • Sport Central – NE1 8QD / what3words: mass.visits.people

Alternative City Centre Pay & Display car parks include:

  • John Dobson Street – NE1 8HL – validate your ticket at our Security stand in the Central Exhibition in Sport Central for a discounted rate
  • MEA House – NE1 8SX
  • College Street – NE1 8JG
  • Civic Centre – NE2 1DF
  • Manors – NE1 2LA

Coach Lane Campus

The main car park is Coach Lane Campus East – postcode NE7 7TR (this will guide you to a nearby housing estate, so as you get close please follow the signs to the University) / what3words: fine.truly.healers

Alternative parking for Coach Lane is at Four Lane Ends Metro, postcode NE7 7TG, where there is a large car park that is approx. 10-minutes walk to the Campus.

During the Open Days a free shuttle bus will also run for visitors between City Campus and Coach Lane Campus.

For any specific concerns regarding difficulties getting to campus for the Open Day due to the rail strikes, please contact ug.events@northumbria.ac.uk

Register for an interactive bitesize virtual event, discover everything you need to know about finance, accommodation and Northumbria’s community.

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Virtual Event Dates

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JULY

6th - Your Future - 16:00 - 17:00 

27th - Your Home - 16:00 - 17:00

27th - Clearing At Northumbria - 16:00 - 17:00

Virtual Event Topics

Your Home

Attending our Your Home events means we can show you more about the place you’ll call home. Through our engaging and interactive digital platform NU World, you’ll gain an insight into our accommodation options, as well as exploring virtual tours of our campus.

As part of the event, you’ll also be able to connect to our accommodation team through our live panel, which explores the different options for living on campus.

Our panel will be able to answer your questions and provide you with clarity about which accommodation is best for you.

You’ll also be able to explore videos to learn more about why Newcastle is consistently voted the Best Student City in the UK.

Your Wellbeing

At Northumbria University, we want you to enjoy your university experience and Your Wellbeing is an essential part of this.

Here at Northumbria, we have a range of support available for our students to ensure you make the most of your time here. These include Counselling and Mental Health support, Disability and Dyslexia support, Academic and Financial support, as well as Physical Health support. In this event, you can familiarise yourself with these services and how you can best utilise what’s on offer to enhance Your Wellbeing.

Join this event and meet specialist advisors from our student support teams, who will be on hand to answer your questions. You will also be able to watch a range of video content centred around Your Wellbeing.

Your Community

When you join a university, you also become part of a vibrant community.

Whether you want to join a society and meet new people, take part in our Sport clubs, or just find out what life in Newcastle is like - this virtual session will show you everything there is to know about the Northumbria community.

Our Your Community live panel will allow you to interact with Student Union reps and current students. You’ll hear about our clubs and societies, as well as other opportunities to get involved with the community during your time at university. Our panel will be on hand to answer your questions.

You will also be able to explore our in-depth video content, giving you a broad flavour of what’s on offer.

From volunteering to student media, there’s something for everybody here at Northumbria.

Your Future

Coming to university can transform your life. And at Northumbria everything we do is centred around helping you get where you want to be.

Our Your Future events will help you discover how Northumbria puts your employability first, by meeting staff from our careers department, as well as hearing from current students about their experience.

You’ll be able to ask key questions about how Northumbria prepares you for a future career and learn about our placement and study abroad opportunities. Many of our students get the chance to put their learning into action with live projects for real organisations, so you’ll be able to see what types of placements are on offer specific to your interests.

Through our engaging and interactive digital platform NU World, you’ll be able to see in-depth video content about careers and employability, watch our students chat about their placement experiences.

Your Money

Getting a degree is an investment in your future.

Our Your Money events will help you navigate your options for funding your studies, as well as connecting with our special advisors who will be able to answer your questions. You will find out about student loans available for undergraduate study, as well as any scholarships we might have available.

Through our engaging and interactive digital platform NU World, you’ll be able to see in-depth video content about financing your degree, watch our students chat about their experiences and discover more about making the most of your money while at university.

International Virtual Events

INTERNATIONAL WEBINARS 

Join our series of webinars exclusively for international students. 
 
Book your place today.

 

Sports at Northumbria - International Students Webinar

This event is exclusively for our International Students and will tell you all you need to know about Sport at Northumbria. So, whether you compete at the highest level in a sport or you are just looking to stay fit and healthy while at university, Northumbria Sport is the place for Northumbria University students. Join this webinar to find out more.

Tuesday 29th March (12pm - 1pm BST OR 4pm - 5pm BST)

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How to Succeed at University as an International Student

This event is exclusively for our International Students and will tell you all you need to know about how you can succeed at University, including honing your skills in referencing, time management and critical thinking (and how to have fun doing it!)

Tuesday 26th April (12pm - 1pm BST OR 4pm - 5pm BST)

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Employability and Careers Advice for International Students

This event - exclusively for our International Students - covers information around the UK jobs market post-COVID, and how to maximise your career opportunities during your time at Northumbria and prepare yourself for the working world. Also hear from some Northumbria alumni on where they are now, and how they got there!

Tuesday 24th May (12pm - 1pm BST OR 4pm - 5pm BST)

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EUROPE 

Exclusively for students from Europe, these events give you a chance meet our staff and current Northumbria students from Europe, ask them questions, hear their experience and top tips! 

Book your place today.

Wednesday 6th April (4pm UK) – What Happens After I Apply?

Wednesday 25th May 2022 (4pm UK) - Employability and Careers Advice

    

INDIA 

Join our staff from the India Regional Office to discover more about studying at Northumbria University, including information on paying your deposit, your visa application, accommodation and life as a student in Newcastle and much more. 
 
Book your place today.

Further event dates coming soon.

 

 

MALAYSIA 

Join our staff from the Malaysia Regional Office to discover more about studying at Northumbria University, including information on paying your deposit, your visa application, accommodation and life as a student in Newcastle and much more. 

Book your place today.

Thursday 17th February (9am UK/ 5pm MY)

Thursday 3rd March (9am UK / 5pm MY)

Thursday 24th March (9am UK / 5pm UK)

Thursday 7th April (10am UK / 5pm MY)

Thursday 21st April (10am UK / 5pm MY)

Thursday 12th May (10am UK / 5pm MY)

 

 

NIGERIA & GHANA 

Join our staff from the Nigeria & Ghana Regional Office to discover more about studying at Northumbria University, including information on paying your deposit, your visa application, accommodation and life as a student in Newcastle and much more. 

Book your place today.

Wednesday 16th February (12pm UK / 1pm WAT)

Monday 28th March (1pm UK / 1pm WAT)

Wednesday 20th April (1pm UK / 1pm WAT)

Wednesday 18th May (1pm UK / 1pm WAT)


 

THAILAND

Join our staff from the Thailand Regional Office to discover more about studying at Northumbria University, including information on paying your deposit, your visa application, accommodation and life as a student in Newcastle and much more.

Book your place today.

Thursday 24th February 2022, 11am (UK time) / 6pm (Bangkok time)

 

 

Access our immersive virtual platform, NU World at a time convenient for you. View course presentations, subject Q&A panels, taster lectures and subject videos. 

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Our inspirational academics lead the way in their fields, pursuing new thinking, finding new solutions and having a remarkable impact on the world.

Did you know, for example, our pioneering people helped develop rapid testing for Ebola, are researching ice sheets to predict how sea levels might rise, and are helping to make the fashion industry more sustainable? 

Through our engaging and interactive digital platform NU World, you can explore on-demand video content about your subject area. You’ll be able to see in-depth content about our courses, watch our researchers talk about their ground-breaking discoveries, as well as exploring our facilities through virtual tours.

 

 

Open Days / Register Now

Find out more about our range of open day events. Book an On-Campus Open Day, Book a virtual event from the comfort of your own home, or register your interest in our on-demand subject content. Click below to find out what to expect during your open day event experience.

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