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Taster Day

This your chance to experience life as a university student. Choose from a variety of subject specific lectures and chat about any misconceptions you might have about higher education. We have designed an exciting taster day for anyone looking to transition from further education into higher education.

Spaces are limited be sure to attend one of our Taster days and begin your journey with the University of East London.

Upcoming Events

  • 6 Nov 2019

    University Square Stratford E15


    Careers in: Law, Business, Marketing or Hospitality

    Register your interest
  • 13 Nov 2019

    Water Lane Stratford E15


    Careers in science, nursing, medical studies or psychology, education, teaching, childhood studies

    Register your interest
  • 20 Nov 2019

    Docklands Campus E16


    Sport, Built Environment, Engineering and Computing and Robotics.

    Register your interest
  • 27 Nov 2019

    Docklands Campus E16


    Journalism, Architecture, Fashion and Animation

    Register your interest

Other Events

Please contact us for more details.


All of the sessions below are free to attend.

  • Future Scientists in Drug Development – TBC
    Venue: Stratford campus
    Explore a career as a pharmacologist and become a drug research and development scientist in the labs at UEL – work on an industry brief to experiment with drugs to cure Alzheimer’s disease, and present your findings to future investors.

  • Future Smart Engineers for Smart Cities – TBC
    Venue: Docklands campus
    Explore how the Internet of Things and Artificial Intelligence can improve urban living. Challenge your engineering skills to develop sustainable solutions to issues in cities from around the world. This session includes a visit to the Siemens Crystal Centre.

  • Future Careers in Sports – TBC 
    Venue: Docklands Campus
    Time: 10:00-16:00
    Explore your future career in the world of sport, including workshops in sports therapy, coaching, sports nutrition, and sport science.

  • Future Creatives – TBC
    Venue: Docklands Campus
    Explore your future role in a creative team, respond to an industry brief, set by the client, develop an innovative solution to their needs in the studios at University of East London, and pitch against your peers to land the job.

  • Future Business leaders – TBC
    Venue: University Square Stratford campus
    Explore your future in economics and business, and meet inspiring business leaders. Try your hand at investing millions of virtual money on the live stock exchange to see if you can make a profit!

  • Future Psychology – TBC
    Venue: UEL, Stratford Campus, Water Lane, London E15
    Time: 10:00-16:00
    Explore and use the latest research methodology and techniques and challenge your critical thinking to discover what makes us who we are and how we behave. Find out more about your future in psychology with leading researchers.

Our subject lists for Curriculum Ambassador session’s can be viewed below. Please contact us for more information.

View subjects for 2018/19



Secondary school taster days have limited availability. Contact us to find out more.

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