University online taster sessions/summer schools 2021

Want to find out what it’s like to study at University (from home)?
Interested in something but not sure if you want to study it further?

Your school summer holiday is a good time to broaden your horizons and take part in an online event run by a UK university.  Online Taster Sessions and Summer Schools are designed for year 9, 10, 11, & 12 Students (check individual events for age information).

Browse the list of available events here – Uni Taster Days

If you enter your school name you will be able to see more targeted events too.  

Here is a small selection of what’s on offer.

  • Discover Geology – year 9 & 10 with University of Leicester
  • What’s it like to study Psychology – year 11 & 12 with University of East London
  • Being an Entrepreneur – with University of East London
  • Space Science Week with Scientists from NASA – UCL
  • Taster days in different subjects – year 10 & 11 with University of Essex
  • Careers in Healthcare – Aston University
  • Medicine Summer School (online) – University of Sunderland
  • Art History  short course – UCL… and many more throughout the summer