Events and Projects

The University of Leeds has recently been awarded funding from the Office for Students to run our Headstart in Healthcare project, specifically aimed at raising awareness of and recruiting male students to healthcare courses. This sustained programme, running from October 2019 – July 2020, will engage Year 12 students through a number of workshops, on…
Our Post-16 Roadshows are designed to inform students about the different career options available in medicine and health and provide support as they approach the application process. Delivered by the outreach team and lasting around an hour, each of our roadshows are free of charge and can be delivered to a wide range of audience…
Talks from our current students aim to inspire potential university students who are interested in studying any course within Medicine and Health through informative and engaging presentations delivered by current undergraduates students. All of our Ambassador Talks are free of charge, delivered in your school or college and must be requested by a member of…
Our Pre-16 events aim to bring the world of Medicine and Health to life. Through introductory taster sessions ranging from the practicalities of delivering basic life support, to learning about the science behind medicine, students will discover the background to a wide range of areas that can be studied at the University of Leeds whilst…
We are excited to announce the launch of our Health and Social Care Teachers Network, designed to share best practice between local practitioners, provide CPD seminars and workshops and bring together those supporting the transition of Health and Social Care students into Higher Education. The launch session will include a talk from admissions and outreach…
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? Led by current students and academic staff, students on this taster day will get the opportunity to sample mini-lectures and workshops on…
Do you want to know more about studying Dentistry? Do you want to find out what Dental Hygienist and Dental Therapists do in their day to day role? Our Year 12 Dental Taster Day will provide students with a range of activities and workshops that will give them an insight into studying these courses at…
Our Pre-16 events aim to bring the world of Medicine and Health to life. Through introductory taster sessions ranging from the practicalities of delivering basic life support, to learning about the science behind medicine, students will discover the background to a wide range of areas that can be studied at the University of Leeds whilst…
For Y7 and 8 female students, this day will explore all avenues of science your students can pursue in the future. Through meeting female scientists and healthcare professionals, to doing some hands-on science experiments, this day will raise your students’ aspirations and give them a fun introduction to scientific research and the concept of studying…
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? Led by current students and academic staff, students on this taster day will get the opportunity to sample mini-lectures and workshops on…
Allied health professionals (AHP) 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. Have you ever considered the physics and maths involved in producing an x-ray? Or about the chemistry involved in blood clotting…
The School of Healthcare invites potential applicants to attend this one day event, showcasing various aspects of the undergraduate Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work programmes on offer at the University of Leeds. You will have the opportunity to meet our academics, who through a number of subject taster sessions, will bring their courses to life….
Our Pre-16 events aim to bring the world of Medicine and Health to life. Through introductory taster sessions ranging from the practicalities of delivering basic life support, to learning about the science behind medicine, students will discover the background to a wide range of areas that can be studied at the University of Leeds whilst…
Our Pre-16 events aim to bring the world of Medicine and Health to life. Through introductory taster sessions ranging from the practicalities of delivering basic life support, to learning about the science behind medicine, students will discover the background to a wide range of areas that can be studied at the University of Leeds whilst…
To mark International Midwifery Day , the School of Healthcare invites you to attend this event, showcasing various aspects of the undergraduate Midwifery programme on offer at the University of Leeds. You will have the opportunity to meet our academics, who through a number of subject taster sessions, will bring their course to life. You’ll…
To mark International Nurses Day , the School of Healthcare invites you to attend this event, showcasing various aspects of the undergraduate Nursing programmes on offer at the University of Leeds. You will have the opportunity to meet our academics who will bring their specialist courses to life through workshops and taster seminars. You’ll also…
Do you want to know more about studying Dentistry? Do you want to find out what Dental Hygienist and Dental Therapists do in their day to day role? Our Year 12 Dentistry Taster Day will provide students with a range of activities and workshops that will give them an insight into studying these courses at…
Allied health professionals (AHP) 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. Have you ever considered the physics and maths involved in producing an x-ray? Or about the chemistry involved in blood clotting and cardiac arrest? Or,…
The School of Healthcare invites prospective students to attend this one day event, showcasing various aspects of the undergraduate Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work programmes on offer at the University of Leeds. You will have the opportunity to meet our academics, who through a number of subject taster sessions, will bring their courses to life….
Run in collaboration with Higher Education providers across West Yorkshire and Go Higher West Yorkshire, the University of Leeds invites you to attend our annual Meet the NHS Professionals Event. The event will introduce you to the various health careers and the courses on offer at HE providers across West Yorkshire. You will take part…
Our Pre-16 events aim to bring the world of Medicine and Health to life. Through introductory taster sessions ranging from the practicalities of delivering basic life support, to learning about the science behind medicine, students will discover the background to a wide range of areas that can be studied at the University of Leeds whilst…

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Are you interested in a career in medicine? Through workshops delivered by medical students and the admissions team you will get an insight into studying medicine at the University of Leeds. There will also be the opportunity to find out more about entry routes and alternatives to medicine. This day is organised by the University…
For Year 13 students looking to apply to programmes in Nursing, Midwifery or Social work, this afternoon event will help you shape your application, ready for submission for the 2020 academic year. With interactive sessions ran by students and staff, advice will be given about all aspects of the application process, from personal statement to…
Please note that this event has already occurred.   For upcoming events please see our events page here. Do you have students looking to pursue a career in one of these healthcare professions?  This session, aimed at teachers and advisors, will take you on a whistle stop tour of these three healthcare programmes including; entry requirements,…
Please note that this event has already occurred. For upcoming events please see our events page here. The School of Healthcare invites you to attend this one day event, showcasing various aspects of the undergraduate Midwifery programme on offer at the University of Leeds. You will have the opportunity to meet our academics, who through…
Please note that this event has already occurred. For upcoming events please see our events page here. Do you want to know more about studying Dentistry? Do you want to find out what Dental Hygienist and Dental Therapists do in their day to day role? Our Year 12 Dentistry Taster Day will provide students with…
Please note that this event has already occurred. For upcoming events please see our events page here. Our Pre-16 events aim to bring the world of Medicine and Health to life. Through introductory taster sessions ranging from the practicalities of delivering basic life support, to learning about the science behind medicine, students will discover the…
Please note that this event has already occurred. For upcoming events please see our events page here. The School of Healthcare invites you to attend this one day event, showcasing various aspects of the undergraduate Nursing programmes on offer at the University of Leeds. You will have the opportunity to meet our academics, who through…
Please note that this event has already occurred. For upcoming events please see our events page here. Run in collaboration with Higher Education providers across West Yorkshire and Go Higher West Yorkshire, the University of Leeds invites you to attend our annual Meet the NHS Professionals Event. The event will introduce you to the various…
Please note that this event has already occurred. For upcoming events please see our events page here. 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? Led by current students and…
Please note that this event has already occurred. For upcoming events please see our events page here. Have you ever considered the physics and maths involved in producing an x-ray? How about the chemistry involved in blood clotting and cardiac arrest? Or, the combination of physics and psychology involved in hearing and sound recognition? Or…