Events and Projects

Due to the ongoing Covid-19 situation, the majority of our outreach and widening participation activities will take place online for the 2020 – 21 academic year.

If you have any questions or require advice and guidance regarding your future choices, please contact us.

We’ve recently recruited a new cohort of Healthcare and Psychology Ambassadors to deliver aspiration raising talks and workshops. In these sessions, our students will talk about their course and experiences applying to and studying at University. Currently, we are available to offer talks in Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, Healthcare Science and Radiography, as well…
We’re excited to launch our new Healthcare Academy, an online activity series suitable for Year 9 and 10 students interested in science subjects at school, who may one day aspire to progress into Medicine and Healthcare careers. Due to the ongoing pandemic, the activity series has been designed to take place online, and is delivered…
Registrations for this webinar are now closed. It’s always good to have a back up plan! If you are thinking of applying to study Medicine or Dentistry, you will need an alternative 5th option, which is something different.  Have you thought about what this might be? This webinar will introduce some different options that might…
Registrations for this webinar are now closed. Do you want to know more about studying Dentistry? Do you want to find out what Dental Hygienists and Dental Therapists do in their day to day role? This webinar will present an overview of our Dental degree programmes at Leeds, what you need to know about applying…
Nursing is a rewarding career where you have a real chance to make a difference to people’s lives. The University of Leeds offers three Nursing degree programmes: Adult, Child and Mental Health Nursing. Join our webinar to find out what studying Nursing at university entails and what it’s really like to be a Student Nurse…
Healthcare Scientists and Allied Health Professionals (AHPs) are specialist medical professionals who assess, treat and diagnose patients across a range of specialisms. At Leeds, we offer accredited Healthcare Science courses for Audiology, Cardiac Physiology and Diagnostic Radiography. If you are passionate about technology and science, but also like helping people, a  Healthcare Science course may be right for…
Are you someone who wants to make a difference to people’s lives by helping them? Social workers support individuals and families by helping them live their lives more successfully. This may be helping to protect vulnerable people from harm or abuse, or supporting people to live independently. Our Social Work BA at Leeds is led…
Do you want to find out what studying Psychology at university entails and what careers it can lead on to? Are you curious about the difference between studying at school and at university? Studying Psychology at Leeds takes a scientific approach to learning about human behaviour and the thoughts, feelings and motivations behind it. Hear…
Midwives provide care and support to women, and their families, while pregnant, throughout labour and during the period after a baby’s birth. Our Midwifery course at Leeds allows you to explore midwifery through innovative, research-informed teaching and practice. Join our webinar to find out what it’s like to study Midwifery at Leeds. This event is…

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Registrations for this webinar are now closed. Are you interested in a career in Medicine? This webinar will give you an insight into studying Medicine at the University of Leeds. Find out about our Medicine and Surgery MBChB degree as well as alternative entry routes, including our 6 year ‘Gateway to Medicine’, and what you…
We want to ensure applicants feel supported and prepared ahead of this year’s interviews. In this session, we’ll be joined by our current students, who will share their experiences and top tips for preparing for an interview, as well as sharing more information about what can be expected from an online interview this year. Register…
Due to the ongoing pandemic, our interviews and selection events will be taking place virtually this year. In this interactive webinar, we will share with you the key changes to our interview and selection events, as well as practical tips for supporting applicants who may be attending an interview after Christmas. You can find out…
We’re excited to launch our new Dental Futures 12 month programme for Year 12 students interested in pursuing a career in Dentistry. Designed to help you develop your insight into the various dental professions and studying at a Russell Group University, the programme will also help you develop your skills and subject knowledge, giving you…
We’re excited to launch our new Medicine Futures programme – a 12 month programme for Year 12 students interested in pursuing a career in Medicine. Designed to help you develop your insight into medical professions and studying at a Russell Group University, the programme will also help you develop your skills and subject knowledge, giving…
We’re excited to launch our new Healthcare Futures programme, a 12 month programme for Year 12 students interested in pursuing a career in Healthcare. Designed to help you develop your insight into the various healthcare professions and studying at a Russell Group University, the programme will also help you develop your skills and subject knowledge,…
We’re excited to launch our new Futures programmes (Medicine Futures, Dental Futures and Healthcare Futures), three separate 12 month programmes for Year 12 students interested in pursuing a career in Medicine, Dentistry or Healthcare. Designed to help you develop your insight into the various professions and studying at a Russell Group University, each programme will…
About the Workshop This session will give you the opportunity to ask any last minute questions about preparing for and sitting the BMAT exam. Hosted by members of the outreach team and our current Medicine and Dentistry students, you’ll be able to hear from them about their experiences preparing for and sitting the BMAT, and…
About the Workshop This one hour workshop is designed to help you make the most of your time during the first year of your studies. In the session, we will cover what professions exist within the NHS and how to find out more about them, as well as how to research different University choices. We…
About the Video Resources These videos have been developed and created by current University of Leeds Medicine and Dentistry students, Zoe and Matthew, who are sharing their knowledge and experience of the Bio-Medical Admissions Test (BMAT) to help you prepare for your upcoming test. The set of 9 videos provides a comprehensive and detailed overview…