Seminars for the SI-UK University Fair Manchester confirmed



The first SI-UK University Fair of 2017 takes place in Manchester on Saturday 4th February, with 50 UK universities confirmed to attend at the Principal Hotel in the centre of the city.

In addition to meeting a wide range of higher education institutions in one location, students can also benefit from an extremely packed seminar schedule! Here you can attend free talks on a wide range of topics from experts in their field. Here is what to expect.

SI-UK University Fair Manchester Seminars

11:30 UCAS and applying for undergraduate study

The day begins with the basics of who UCAS are and how to apply for an undergraduate course in the UK.

A seminar led by Robert Money of SI-UK

12:00 Five reasons to study Engineering at the University of Sheffield

Dr Russell Goodall from the University of Sheffield will be hosting a seminar about what it is like to study engineering in Sheffield, which has been at the heart of engineering innovation since the industrial revolution.

12:30 How to write a powerful personal statement

When applying to a university in the UK, students will need to sell themselves by writing a personal statement which details why they should offer you a place. We will run through what – and what not to – include.

Don’t panic!

13:00 Applying for postgraduate study

If you are an undergraduate student who is interested in studying at masters level, then do not miss out as we run through application requirements and scholarship and tuition fee information.

13:30 Hints and Tips on the IELTS test

To study at a UK university, a minimum IELTS score of 5.5 is generally needed. In our IELTS seminar, learn more about the IELTS test and how you can improve your IELTS score.

14:00 How to write a powerful personal statement

Did you miss the first seminar on personal statement writing? Don’t worry! We will go through the process once again on what – and what not to – include on this extremely important part of the application process.

14:30 The Tier 4 visa application process: Documents and requirements

Studying in the UK as an international student means securing a Tier 4 visa from the Home Office. This seminar will go through the documents required to successfully apply.

15:00 An introduction to studying at the University of Manchester

The University of Manchester is part of the prestigious Russell Group, and is the largest single-site university in the UK. It is ranked 38th in the world, seventh in Europe and fifth in the UK, and you can learn more about undergraduate and postgraduate courses, as well as life in general at the University, in this special seminar.

University representatives at the last SI-UK University Fair

15:30 Applying to top UK universities

Do you have what it takes to apply to the very best UK universities? Institutions such as Cambridge and Oxford require academic excellence and have much tougher entry requirements. SI-UK’s Oxbridge graduate Robert Money will take you through what to expect when applying.

Attend the SI-UK University Fair Manchester

If you wish to attend the SI-UK University Fair in Manchester, register for free entry today!

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