Pre 16 Engagement

The Schools & Colleges Engagement team deliver a wide range of activities both on campus and in schools and colleges for all age groups to raise awareness of higher education and to raise aspirations.

Activities that can be delivered by our team include:

  • Year 5/6 Primary visits to campus 

  • Year 7-9 Awareness raising and thinking skills days on campus 

  • Year 10 & 11 Taste of Uni days on campus 

  • Attending Careers Events or Parents Evenings in schools 

  • Delivering talks about the benefits and routes into HE for young people and parents/carers in schools 

  • Students in Schools Project 

All activities are adapted to suit the needs of individual year groups to ensure activities are relevant and beneficial to the audience.  

Outreach work relevant for Primary pupils is also delivered through the Children’s University Programme.