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University open days

Prepare for your visit with top open day questions

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University open days: questions to ask, by subject

Off to a university open day? Don't leave home without printing off our handy open day checklists of open day questions, tailored to subject areas.

12 May 2017

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Open days: five things you must do before you leave

If you’re going to a university open day, make sure to tick these off your To Do list for the day.

13 April 2017

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Uni applicant diaries: heading to open days

Going to open days is one of the best ways to suss out whether a university or course is right for you – just ask our uni applicant bloggers...

09 March 2017

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Who should you take to an open day?

Who's the best person to go to an open day with? Let's weigh up the contenders...

19 October 2016

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Uni applicant diaries: Ruby's Oxford summer residential

Year 13 student Ruby was invited to a week-long summer residential at Oxford to get a glimpse of student life there.

07 October 2016

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Top questions to ask at a university open day

An open day is your best opportunity to find out everything you want to know about the course or university. Here’s our checklist of questions you can ask…

06 September 2016

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Uni applicant diaries: uni fairs and how to squeeze the most out of them

University fairs can be frantic and over way too quickly. Student Hannah shares some tips from her recent visit to one.

05 April 2016

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Uni applicant diaries: Ruby’s uni taster day

Year 12 student Ruby takes us behind-the-scenes at University of York’s English Literature taster day. 

04 April 2016

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Open days: five mistakes to avoid

What should you definitely NOT do at a university open day? Here are a few things to avoid…

19 November 2015

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How to get the most out of university open days

Going to open days is one of the best ways to help you make a well-informed decision about where and what to study. Here’s how to make the most out of the day.

30 July 2015

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How to get the most out of university events

From open days to taster lectures, there are lots of university events you can go to before becoming a student. Find out more with Jon from UniTasterDays.com.

02 April 2014

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Open day questions: computer science students

Interested in studying computer science at university? Print out our list of questions before going to the open day to find out more about a course.

03 June 2013

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Open day questions: veterinary science students

Planning to study veterinary science at uni? Want to know what questions you should be asking at your open day? Look no further.

03 June 2013

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Open day questions: medicine, dentistry and nursing students

Looking for ideas for open day questions? Use these if you’re thinking of studying medicine, dentistry, nursing, pharmacology or physiotherapy.

03 June 2013

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Open day questions: law students

An open day is a useful way to get answers to your questions about a course. If you're looking to study law, here are some questions we think are worth asking.

03 June 2013

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Open day questions: history and philosophy students

If you've got a penchant for history or philosophy, don't head to a university open day without printing out these must-ask questions…

03 June 2013

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Open day questions: engineering students

Aspiring engineer? Acoustic, aerospace, chemical, construction, mechanical? Use our list of open day questions to find out which is right for you.

03 June 2013

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Open day questions: linguistics, literature and classics students

Interested in the study of poets, philosophers or the literary greats, but not sure what it'll be like? Here are the top open day questions to ask to find out.

03 June 2013

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Open day questions: language students

Want to live abroad as part of your course? Use our list of open day questions to find more about studying a language at university.

03 June 2013

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Open day questions: maths and statistics students

Budding mathematician? If you're heading off to a university open day to find out more about a prospective course, here are the key questions you should ask…

03 June 2013

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Open day questions: chemistry, physics and geology students

Thinking of studying chemistry, physics or geology? Use our list of open day questions to find out whether the course is the right choice for you.

03 June 2013

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Open day questions: biological sciences students

Are you interested in studying one of the biological sciences? Use our list of open day questions to get the answers you’re looking for.

03 June 2013

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Open day questions: PR, media and journalism students

Budding reporter or public relations officer? If you're heading off to a university open day to find out more about a prospective course, here are the key questions you should ask. Print them off and take them along with you...

03 June 2013

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Open day questions: creative arts students

Inspiring painters, illustrators, photographers and designers… use our list of open day questions to help you get all the information you need.

03 June 2013

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Open day questions: architecture students

Is architecture the right course for you? Find out by asking tutors these need-to-know questions when you're out at an open day...

03 June 2013

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Open day questions: business students

Aspiring accountants, marketers, management consultants, and human resource managers. Here’s some questions you could ask on your open day visit...

03 June 2013

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Open day questions: technology students

Thinking of studying a technology degree? Make sure you ask the right questions at your open day to decide if it's right for you.

03 June 2013

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Open day questions: education students

Print out and use our list of questions when you're on an open day to help you get all the information you need about studying English at university.

03 June 2013

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Open day questions: social sciences students

Thinking of studying for a degree in geography, history, politics or economics? Here are some questions you could ask at your open day.

03 June 2013

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