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Study at Warwick is exciting, challenging and rewarding…

The University of Warwick is one of the UK's leading universities, with an acknowledged reputation for excellence in research and teaching, for innovation and for links with business and industry. Warwick is one the UK's most targeted universities by employers, and worldwide we are ranked 32nd for our reputation with Employers (QS World University Rankings 2020)

The value of a Warwick education is reflected in the high quality of job roles that our graduates take up after they leave. Each year we advertise 5,000 vacancies from UK and international employers looking to connect with our students. We welcome 300 companies on our campus to participate in careers events, workshops, presentations and fairs.

Join us for a one-to-one chat via Skype/ WhatsApp/ MS Teams (Fully booked!)

We are offering regular 15 minute chats via Skype/ WhatsApp/ MS Teams Chats. These chats are informal and we do not track engagement so they do not affect admission - they're simply an opportunity for you to ask questions, receive support, and learn about our application processes, programs, and Warwick life. Sessions will be open for bookings include:

  • Monday 17th January, 2022 15:00pm - 17:00pm (UK time)
  • Monday 24th January, 2022 15:00pm - 17:00pm (UK time)
  • Monday 31st January, 2022 15:00pm - 17:00pm (UK time)
  • Monday 7th February, 2022 15:00pm - 17:00pm (UK time)
  • Monday 21st February, 2022 15:00pm - 17:00pm (UK time)
  • Monday 28th February, 2022 15:00pm - 17:00pm (UK time)

Thank you for your support. All one-to-one counselling sessions are fully booked.

In the meantime, you are also welcome to join our Webinars and Ask us Anything on Blackboard or live chat sessions to ask our students and staff questions in our general Live Chat. Timings shown for Live Chats are in UK Time.

Webinars and Ask us Anything Series on Blackboard

The African Team are really keen to connect with students interested in studying at Warwick. Come join the conversation with our experienced advisor and current student Caroline. We would welcome the chance to answer any questions you might have on our application processes, our programmes, and Warwick life. Tune in and ask away! Sessions will be open for bookings include: (Please note that you are required to submit multiple bookings, should you wish to attend more than one session)

  • Thursday 20th January, 2022 11:00am -12:30pm (UK time)
  • Thursday 27th January, 2022 11:00am -12:30pm (UK time)
  • Thursday 3rd February, 2022 11:00am -12:30pm (UK time)
  • Thursday 10th February, 2022 11:00am -12:30pm (UK time)
  • Thursday 24th February, 2022 11:00am -12:30pm (UK time) (Closed)
  • Wednesday 16th March, 2022 17:00pm -18:00pm (UK time)
  • Wednesday 6th April, 2022 17:00pm -18:00pm (UK time)
  • Thursday 12th May, 2022 11:00am -12:30pm (UK time)
  • Thursday 19th May, 2022 11:00am -12:30pm (UK time) (Cancelled)
  • Thursday 26th May, 2022 11:00am -12:30pm (UK time) (Rescheduled - new date will be announced shortly)
  • Thursday 16th June, 2022 11:00am -12:30pm (UK time)
  • Thursday 23rd June, 2022 11:00am -12:30pm (UK time) (Cancelled)
  • Tuesday 5th July, 2022 15:30pm -17:00pm (UK time)
  • Friday 22nd July, 2022 11:30am -13:00pm (UK time)
Date Theme
20th January 2022 Finances and Scholarships for International Students: Financing your education may be an intimidating topic, but it is important for you and your family to know how to budget for university, and understand the financial resources available to you as an international student
27th January 2022 Choosing what and where to study: Tune in to receive top tips when choosing a degree programme and university. How do you make a decision when there are nearly 40,000 courses available at more than 370 Higher Education Institutions in the UK?
3rd February 2022 Writing an effective personal statement: Tune in to receive top tips, advice and guidance for writing an excellent personal statement.
10th February 2022 Why Warwick: An introduction to the University of Warwick; discover more about Undergraduate/postgraduate study options and how to make your application stand-out.
24th February 2022 Student Ambassador Q and A panel: Meet current UK and international postgraduate students and have an opportunity to ask them questions about life and study at Warwick.
16th March 2022 Undergraduate's and Postgraduate's Student life: Meet current UK and international undergraduate and postgraduate students, and hear about why they chose Warwick, how they've managed their studies during the pandemic, and their plans for next year.
6th April 2022 Accommodation at The University of Warwick: Explore your options when choosing somewhere to live and How to apply.
12th May 2022

Careers and Employability: Discover what Warwick career service has to offer you during and after your degree

19th May 2022 Careers session for Humanities: Humanities careers talk and alumni panel.
26th May 2022 Careers session for Social Science: Social Science career talk and alumni panel.
16th June 2022 Careers session for STEM Subject: STEM Subject career talk and alumni panel.
23rd June 2022 Meet Warwick Pan African Student Societies: Meet exec of Warwick Mauritius SocietyLink opens in a new window, Warwick Africa SummitLink opens in a new window and Warwick East Africa SocietyLink opens in a new window and have an opportunity to ask them questions about life, study and their respective societies.
5th July 2022 UCAS confirmation and clearing: Join us for a webinar where we will discuss everything you need to know about Confirmation, Clearing, and Adjustment and how to prepare yourself.
22nd July 2022 Student and Alumni Panel: Hear from our international student about their Warwick experience and their current careers, working for global organisations or as entrepreneurs.

Booking for Ask us Anything sessions is essential. All bookings are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Should you wish to make a booking, please contact us at Africa@warwick.ac.uk

Please be aware of the time difference to your country when you are booking - on the booking form all sessions are in current UK time; this will also be confirmed in the confirmation email you receive. Please use a timezone converter to work out your local time.

Upcoming events
9th May 2022 - 17:30 - 20:00 EAT

QS Online Masters Event 
This events is open PGT/PGR Students from across Sub Sahara African countries

Registration link: Please register here.

 
10th May 2022 - 12:00 - 13:00 UK time

SI UK Nigeria – Warwick Webinar

This events is open to IFP/ UG and PGT/PGR Students from across Sub Sahara African countries

Registration link: Please register here.

 
10th May 2022 - 17:30 - 20:00 SAST

QS Online MBA Event

This events is open PGT/PGR Students from across Sub Sahara African countries

Registration link: Please register here.

 
11th May 2022 - 17:30 - 20:00 SAST

QS Online Masters Event

This events is open PGT/PGR Students from across Sub Sahara African countries.

Registration link: Please register here.

 
Live Chat With Us!

Simply click on the link and register on the day to join the live chat. These chats are simply an opportunity for you to learn more about Warwick, and about applying to and studying in the UK. I’d welcome the chance to answer any questions you might have on our application processes, our programmes, and Warwick life.

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African Community

Our students are highly engaged with our wide ranging 300 societies, which includes the African & Caribbean Society, East African Society, Nigerian Society, Mauritius Society and Warwick Africa Summit.

“My LLM prepared me theoretically for the sector and gave me the crucial space to explore and write about issues that I was passionate about”. Seyi AfolabiLink opens in a new window, Warwick Alumna and Executive Officer at Commonwealth Parliamentary Association UK (CPA UK)

“Warwick provided an environment like no other with smart, driven and passionate people from all over the world in which one can easily be convinced of one's ability to make a difference. Warwick left me with a view that we are all here to solve problems and make new things possible”. Sesinam DagaduLink opens in a new window, Warwick Alumnus and founder of SnooCode

“WMG, University of Warwick is a huge part of my success to date. My thesis in plastics recycling gave me the backbone and knowledge to start my businesses, ‘she adds. ‘Now I want to empower others to be accountable for the greater good.” Wunmi OgundeLink opens in a new window, Warwick Alumna and Co-founder of Ecoprune Africa

"…If you gave me a chance, I would take it. It’s a shot in the dark, but I’ll make it….When I am with you, there’s no place I’d rather be!’ In the midst of a global pandemic and great uncertainty, these lyrics capture how I feel about the University of Warwick." Karabelo Maloi Innovation and Entrepreneurship, WMG student

Visiting Warwick Virtually
  • Explore Warwick's campus in our 360o Virtual Tour
  • Ask our students and staff questions in our general Live Chats. Timings shown for Live Chats are in UK Time.
  • Read profilesLink opens in a new window from our current students and alumni from your region, discussing their experiences of studying at Warwick.
  • Check out a wealth of useful information and playlists on student life, accommodation, our campus, and our programs on Warwick's YouTube Channel.

Get in Touch

 

Caroline Rushingwa
Officer for Sub Saharan Africa

africa@warwick.ac.uk