Thinking about going to university abroad. The Student World Fairs showcase around 50 universities Sunday 17TH October – Leeds – Royal Armouries Museum. Free – 10.am – 4p.m. www.thestudentworld.com
Sutton Trust Design Triathlon Summer Residential Event. July 8th – 11th 2013. Engineering course to introduce student to Ship Science, Aeronautics and Astronautics and Mechanical engineering. Over the course of four days, participants will design and build a glider, Greenpower car and a fast-craft for water as part of a team. For first generation university, 5 A/A* at GCSE, doing engineering related subjects. www.wouthampton.ac.uk/schools and colleges/residentials/sutton_trust.html
National Citizen Service Opportunity, 2 week residential and one week social project. Organised by the Tiger Trust. Can participate with friends – cost £50 tigerstrust.co.uk
Oxford Uni summer schools – Applications close 21st February – visit the website.
Sutton Trust Summer Schools www.suttontrust.com/summer-schools/uk-summerschools/ (offered by the following universities – Bristol, Cambridge, Durham, Edinburgh, Imperial, Kings College, Nottingham, St Andrews, and UCL). Deadline for applications is 11th March. For able students. They are also offering US Summer School programme based at Yale and MIT. www.suttontrust.com/summer-schools/sutton-trust-us-programme/