Events for Schools and Colleges

Social Sciences Conference

Group of students chatting

Please note the below event has now passed and bookings are closed. We will be planning our activities for next year soon and will update this page accordingly.

Our Social Sciences Conference will include taster sessions from the Departments of Sociology, Psychology and Psychosocial and Psychoanalytical Studies, as well as the opportunity to take a tour of the campus and facilities.

Download our programme (.pdf) to view the exciting taster sessions planned for the event.

We are excited to offer a Taster Day Bursary for school groups attending this event!* School groups bringing 10 or more post-16 students can claim up to £150 towards their travel expenses.

The programme will continue to be updated in the coming weeks, so please do check back for the latest information. 

Time Activity 
 9.30am Arrival
 9.45am Welcome talk
 10.00am Taster session 1
 10.50am Taster session 2
 11.45am Campus tours
 12.15pm Lunch
Please ensure students have a packed lunch as there will be limited time to buy food on campus
 1.00pm Taster session 3
1.50pm  Student Panel Q&A
 2.15pm Depart

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us


*Please note, this offer is not available in conjunction with the Schools Membership travel bursary.