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Digital Events for Schools

While we cannot visit you in person or welcome you to our campus, we've created this page to outline some of the digital events and activities available for you and your students. During this time our colleagues are still working and developing further content, and you can contact us by emailing schools@warwick.ac.uk


Upcoming Events


Live chats for your students about university

Over the next few weeks, we'll be hosting live chats for your students on applying and studying at university. These will feature short videos on the topic, followed by the opportunity to ask questions. See our upcoming Live Chats below.

Registration will be opening soon.

Transitioning to university - Tuesday 14th July

This session will look at what it is like to study at a university and the differences you may find between A Level and University study. We will explore some of the following: what your days may look and feel like, what are student societies, commuting vs staying and how to navigate around a campus.

Choosing where and what to study - Thursday 16th July

This session will help you to narrow down your options of which course to study and which universities to apply to. We will look at how to decide on your personal priorities and where to find information to support your decision making.


Virtual Open Days

Due to the global pandemic we have cancelled our June in-person open days, but don't worry, your students can still find out all about Warwick in our Virtual Open Days in July 2020!

Monday 6 July - Friday 10 July 2020
Monday 13 July - Friday 17 July 2020

Our virtual open days will help your students find out more about courses at Warwick, take part in live sessions led by academics, explore our campus virtually, and talk with current Warwick students.

Find out more and register your interest.

Live Chats and Webinars


Ask us your questions

The University is running live chats between 09:30 and 15:30 (BST) Monday to Friday:

Undergraduate Live Chat (for Y13 applicants and offer holders)
Thinking about studying at Warwick? Live Chat (for Y12s, teachers and other enquirers)

View these in our Live Chat calendar.

Join our Live Chat


Book a Live Webinar

While your schools are closed, we can deliver live webinars on a range of university topics:

Why Warwick
Applying to competitive universities
Choosing a University
Student Life
Student-led subject Talks

Book a webinar: schools at warwick dot ac dot uk


Subject Specific Events


The Economics of Pandemics

Every Wednesday 10:00 - 12:00 BST, for 4 weeks, Abhiney Muthoo, Professor of Economics at the University of Warwick, will be delivering a free short course on the Economics of Pandemics. The course is designed for students over 18 and professionals across the globe who wish to enhance their learning and experience a new topic on the world's most relevant issue today.

Each session will include a 1 hour lecture followed by a 10 minute break and then a 50 minute Q&A session.

Find out more and book your place here

Physics Journal Club

(For 6th Form and GCSE students)

The University of Warwick Physics Journal Club is an amazing opportunity for sixth form and keen GCSE students to engage with current research. Set as guided reading, each week we explore a new paper from the world of physics, exploring the universe at every scale from colliding black holes to the frontiers of nanoscience, from the philosophy of physics to experiments done in a researcher’s kitchen during lockdown! Students get the chance to link their understanding of physics from the curriculum to the wider world and cutting edge experiments. Schools all over the country (and the world) are already involved, exposing their students to the richness of physics, and giving them a crucial appreciation of the way science progresses in real life. An understanding of extra-curricular aspects of physics and the ability to read and synthesise new research are all much sought after skills for the undergraduate scientists of the future.

For more information please click here.

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