Talks, presentations and workshops

Our Recruitment Team visit sixth forms in schools and colleges across the North West, delivering sessions designed to enable students to make an informed choice about Higher Education. Frequently requested sessions are detailed below.

Why Higher Education?

A great introduction to the concept of Higher Education, aimed at Year 12 students. It covers the benefits of undergraduate study and gives advice on the first steps to choosing a course and institution.

The UCAS application process

This informative session covers the whole UCAS process, from filling in the UCAS form, to how applications progress and are processed at your chosen university.

Personal statements made easy

Top tips for personal statements for students at the end of Year 12 or beginning of Year 13. This interactive session includes advice about what admissions tutors are looking for.

Student life

An insight into what it's really like at university. Members of the Education Liaison Team and Student Ambassadors demystify student life for your sixth-formers.

Finance talks for parents and/or students

This session explains the Higher Education funding system. It offers reassurance to parents and shows students how to get the most out of what's on offer.

Preparing for interview

Interviews can be a stressful experience for students applying to university. This session helps students prepare themselves for interview, outlining some of the techniques used by universities. It also has great stress ­busting and confidence building advice!

Reference writing for teachers

What are admissions tutors looking for in the UCAS reference? This session uses real examples to share with you the kind of information which will really make a difference to the outcome of the application.

Why Liverpool?

The University of Liverpool continues to be a very popular choice for students. This presentation details some of the reasons why students decide to choose us.

Introduction to the EPQ

A 30-50 minute introduction and general overview of the Extended Project Qualification, EPQ, featuring information from members of staff at university, schools and the examining board, AQA.  This session also highlights the benefits of taking the qualification and students can follow along with their workshop booklet, provided to them by our visiting member of staff, which also includes a short source analysis task.

If you would like to book a talk, please contact or telephone 0151 794 5933.