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Science & Engineering: Online HE Faculty Fair With Glasgow, Warwick & UEA

3rd June 2020 @ 13:00 - 15:00


As part of a series of 5 Faculty Fairs, University of Warwick, UEA and University of Glasgow will showcase their fantastic and diverse undergraduate Science & Engineering programmes within a collective Facebook live event.

Starting at 13:00, each university has a window of 2 hours in which to present talks, discussions and Q&A involving their academics, university staff and students.

Prospective students, parents/carers and school staff joining the Faculty Fair on Facebook can move between the different universities as they would do during a normal fair. You can also comment and ask questions on each university’s broadcast, which the university speakers will respond to.

For sixth form students, whatever stage you are at in your research, this Faculty Fair is a great opportunity to make comparisons and inform the decisions you are making about university courses and locations. For school staff, it is a chance to keep up to date on what is being offered by universities in order to fully support your current cohort. And, for many students, parents/carers are the great sounding board in what can be a daunting process; we would love for you to be able to join us too.

By the end of the Fair we hope you will feel informed and inspired by what you have heard and, if you miss anything, each of the broadcasts will be recorded and available on the Facebook event page for your future reference.

Below, we are delighted to present the respective programmes from the universities for those currently available.



Schedule of Events

13:00 Host Introduction – Higher Education Adviser

13:02 Welcome – Dr Stephen Laycock – Academic Director of Admissions for Science

13:10 Life at UEA – Current UEA Student

13:30 Accommodation and Student Finance – Higher Education Adviser

13:50 Studying Biological Sciences at UEA – Dr Mark Coleman

14:05 Studying Engineering at UEA – Dr Kathryn Coventry

14:20 Studying Physics at UEA – Dr Magnus Borgh

14:35 Studying Computing Sciences at UEA – Dr Rudy Lapeer

14:50 Placements – Dr Richard Bowater

15:00 Finish


Schedule of Events

13:00 Welcome & Why Warwick? – Stephen Gray

13:15 Studying in the Faculty of Science, Engineering and Medicine – Rebecca Evans

13:30 Studying Chemistry at Warwick – Scott Habershon

13:45 Studying Engineering at Warwick – Georgia Kremmyda

14:00 Studying Psychology at Warwick – Adriano Lameira

14:15 Making a Competitive Application – Esther Brown

14:30 Q&A with Warwick Students – Student Ambassadors

15:00 Finish



Schedule of Events

13:00 Introducing Glasgow: flexible degrees, world-leading research and a great student city – Gavin Quinn

13:10 Computing Science – Dr Nikos Ntarmos

13:20 Engineering – Professor Scott Roy, and current students Ilse Jansen and Daniel Lai

13:35 Life Sciences – Dr Chris Finlay and current student Jane Harrowell

13:50 Chemistry – Dr Beth Paschke and current student Eileen de Sousa

14:05 Geography & Earth Sciences – Dr Cheryl McGeachan, Dr Amanda Owen and current students, Shona Swan and Joseph Clyne

14:25 Mathematics & Statistics – Dr Craig Anderson

14:35 Physics & Astronomy at Glasgow – Dr Chris Messenger and current student Holly Hourston

14:50 Student life at Glasgow – Q&A with current students

15:00 Finish


Joining The Event

If you would like to take part, please join the Facebook event by clicking below:




3rd June 2020
13:00 - 15:00
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