Open Days

An excellent open day; everyone was friendly, and even the weather smiled on us! The facilities looked really good, the campus was beautiful and the presentations helpful. Exeter University - does exactly what it says in the prospectus!

Open Day visitor

Open Days

The Exeter Campuses 5th September Open Day is full and booking is now closed.

If you have not been able to book a place you may be interested in the Exeter Campuses Taster Day on 28 October 2015.

This Taster Day, whilst not a full Open Day, is the last pre-UCAS application visitor day on the Exeter campuses for those wishing to start their studies in September 2016 or after. Places will be limited and allocated on a first-come-first-served basis. If you would like information about our October Taster Day please click here and we will send you further details in early September.

Book your place on the Penryn Campus Open Day on Saturday 26th September here

 

Our Open Days

Open Days give you the opportunity to find out more about the University and decide whether Exeter is the right choice for you before you apply. They are packed with opportunities for you to see a range of facilities, meet staff and students, and experience the atmosphere of the University for yourself.

They are a great way to find out more about the campuses, our locations and the degree programmes on offer. These events are informative and varied, and include:

  • subject presentations and sample lectures
  • a tour of the campus and student accommodation
  • general presentations on all aspects of student life
  • talking informally to lecturers in your chosen subject
  • meeting representatives from a range of support services.

Before booking a place at one of these events we strongly recommend that you visit our subject and programme pages to check which campus your subject is available at, and to see the latest information about our entry requirements.

Open Days at our Exeter campuses

Open Days at our Exeter campuses

Find out what happens at an open day in Exeter.

The Exeter Campuses Open Day on Saturday 5th September is full and booking is now closed.

If you have not been able to book a place you may be interested in the Exeter Campuses Taster Day on 28th October 2015.

This Taster Day, whilst not a full Open Day, is the last pre-UCAS application visitor day on the Exeter campuses for those wishing to start their studies in September 2016 or after. Places will be limited and allocated on a first-come-first-served basis. If you would like information about our October Taster Day please click here and we will send you further details in early September.

If you are unable to make this date, you mat be interested in booking a Campus Tour here.

Alternatively, if you apply to the University of Exeter and we make you an offer, you will automatically be invited to attend an Offer-Holder Visit Day. These days, running across February, March and April next year, offer in-depth subject sessions led by staff and current students, alongside tours of the campus, facilities and accommodation, general presentations and an Information Fair.  Details as to how to book will be sent along with your offer information.

Open Days at Exeter

The Exeter campuses comprise the Streatham and St Luke’s campuses. These campuses are located in Exeter, close to the city centre.

Subject presentations

During the day, the University's Colleges will be running subject specific presentations for students where you can find out more about the course content, meet academic staff and current students and see our first class teaching and research facilities.

You can choose up to two subject areas that you are interested in. Before booking your subject presentations, we recommend that you visit our programme pages for the latest information about programme details and our entry requirements.

In addition to the subject presentations you have booked, there is also the opportunity to visit our Academic Fair, in the Great Hall, where you can pick up information on other courses you may be interested in and speak to College staff to help you choose the right course for you.

Support services presentations

General presentations, tours of the campus, sports facilities and accommodation and the Academic and Information Fairs will run from 09:30 -16:00. Students and their guests can attend these activities and there is no need to pre-book.

Student life

Current student ambassadors provide a short account of what it’s like to be a student at Exeter. They tell of their experiences of the academic support and facilities, and what they do with their spare time both on and off campus.

Student finance

The Students’ Guild Advice Unit gives an overview of student finance and the support available to fund your studies, including potential expenditure, funding sources, how to apply for student finance, and an overview of the additional support offered by the University.

Applying to the University of Exeter

Our Admissions team will run through the UCAS undergraduate application process including useful tips for completing your application, as well as what the University is looking for in your application.

Exeter Sport and the Athletic Union

Exeter is one of the leading sporting institutions in the UK, consistently ranked nationally in the top 10 sporting universities. This presentation will give an overview of the sport facilities, opportunities, scholarships and clubs available at the Exeter campuses.

Employability and Graduate Development

The University offers an exceptionally wide range of opportunities for students to become more employable and develop the skills employers want. Employability and Graduate Development provides advice and information about graduate careers and develops new project and placement opportunities for our students.

Accommodation options

Our team of Accommodation Advisers will give details about the accommodation the University offers undergraduate students, including information about our catered and self-catered residences, the services we provide and the cost of accommodation. She also explains how and when to apply for accommodation and how we process your application. 

AccessAbility and Wellbeing Support

This session gives an overview of the advice and support on offer to students with specific learning difficulties and physical and mental health conditions, to enable them to achieve their academic potential. 

 

Open Days at our Penryn Campus, Cornwall

Open Days at our Penryn Campus, Cornwall

See what you can do on an Open Day at our Penryn Campus in Cornwall.

Penryn Campus Open Day - Saturday 26th September

To book your place on the Penryn Campus Open Day on Saturday 26th September please click here

Subject presentations

During the day, the University's Colleges will be running subject specific presentations where you can find out more about the course content, meet academic staff and current students and see our first class teaching and research facilities.

You can choose up to two subject areas that you are interested in. Before booking your subject presentations, we recommend that you visit our programme pages for the latest information about programme details and our entry requirements.

In addition to the subject presentations you have booked, there is also the opportunity to visit our Academic Fair, in the Refectory, where you can pick up information on other courses you may be interested in and speak to College staff to help you choose the right course for you.

Support services presentations

General presentations, tours of the campus and accommodation and the Academic and Information Fairs will run from 10:00-16:00. Everyone can attend and there is no need to pre-book.

Find out more about our Open Days in Cornwall by previewing the general presentations available at the forthcoming Open Day and watching the movie clip from a previous Open Day.

Student life

Current students provide a short account of what it’s like to be a student at the University of Exeter Penryn Campus. They tell you about their experiences of the academic support and facilities and what they get up to in their spare time both on and off campus. The presentation is delivered by two current Student Ambassadors, Bethany and Chris.

Student finance

A member of the Students’ Guild Advice Unit gives an overview of student finance and the support available to fund your studies. Topics covered include potential expenditure, the types and amounts of support available, how to apply for student finance, as well as an overview of the additional support offered by the University of Exeter. The presentation is delivered by Students’ Guild Student Adviser, Jo Thomas.

Applying to the University of Exeter

This short presentation considers the UCAS undergraduate application process including what we hope are useful tips for completing the application form and explains what the University of Exeter is looking for in your application. The presentation is delivered by the Head of Admissions, Ian Blenkharn.

Employability and Graduate Development

Exeter offers an exceptionally wide range of opportunities for students to become more employable and develop the skills employers want. Employability and Graduate Development provides advice and information about graduate careers and develops new project and placement opportunities for our students. The presentation gives you the chance to find out more about all the services on offer and what makes our students employable. This presentation is delivered by Paul Blackmore, Head of Employability and Graduate Development.

 

Offer-Holder Visit Days

If you apply to the University of Exeter and are made an offer of a place to begin your studies in September 2016, you will be invited to either attend for an interview or an Offer-Holder Visit Day.

The Offer-Holder Visit Days take place in February, March and April and give prospective students the chance to learn more about their chosen subject and meet current students and teaching staff. Student-led tours of our campuses, sports facilities and accommodation give a real taste of what it would be like to live and study at the Universityof Exeter.

Details of these days will be sent when you receive information of your offer.