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Undergraduate Open Events

In light of the current public health Covid-19 situation, we will be delivering our open events virtually to you from the comfort of your own space. Find out more below.

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VIRTUAL UNDERGRADUATE OPEN EVENTS

Upcoming Undergraduate Virtual Open Events

  • Saturday 27 February 2021, 12pm-4pm

Book your place today and we will send you information about how to join the event online and get the most out of your visit.

Take the next step in your career and discover the University of East London. Our Virtual Undergraduate Open Events give you the chance to explore different aspects of University life. Find out more about our courses, fees and finance, accommodation, student life and the support we provide to help you graduate with an internationally recognised degree and gain a career in your preferred field.

What to expect from our virtual events

  •  Watch our YouTube broadcast hosted by alum and radio DJ, Reece Parkinson
  • Watch the welcome talk from our Vice-Chancellor & President, Professor Amanda Broderick
  • Learn about our new Dual Delivery approach to teaching and learning
  • Attend live subject talks and direct your questions to our academics
  • Talk to our current students and ask them about life at UEL
  • Explore our waterfront student accommodation
  • Discover the wide range of support offered to you as a UEL student
  • Make an application to study at UEL

 

About celebrity host Reece Parkinson


Reece Parkinson graduated from the University of East London’s media and communications course in 2015. He chose the university as he knew creating connections in the capital (London) was key to breaking into the media industry. After honing his presenting skills at youth station Reprezent and various daytime 1Xtra shows, he became the host of BBC 1Xtra.

Aside from the entertainment-based broadcasts, at his time at BBC Radio he has hosted a range of meaningful conscious content. From the 25th anniversary of Steven Lawrence, the future of Feminism as well as the George Floyd "1Xtra Talks" special.

He has also DJ'd at multiple festivals including Reading & Leeds, Ibiza Rocks, Wireless. 

Open Day Programme 12.00 - 16.00

Tune into our broadcast on YouTube with guest host alum Reece Parkinson. Reece will be sharing his experience as a former student of UEL as well as telling you everything you need to know about the university and student life.

Got questions? Ask your questions to our academics, support staff and current students who will be more than help to help.

Don’t forgot you can also use the live chat function at the bottom left of your screen to talk to our Applicant Relations Team.

Subject talks during this session will include Acting, Architecture & Physical Design, Drama, Games, Global Development, Law, Criminology & Policing, Media Foundation Year, Nursing, Pre-entry programmes, Psychology, Sports and Teacher Education & Training. 
An experienced Curriculum Ambassador will provide all the information you need on how to write a personal statement before completing your application form. You’ll have the opportunity to ask them questions at the end of the session
Attend our Dual Delivery talk for an in-depth explanation of our new teaching and learning model for students and how we’re ensuring the safety of our students and staff throughout the current pandemic.

Subject talks during this session will include  Art & Design, Business Management, Entrepreneurship and Finance, Construction, Transport & Logistics, Counselling, Fashion, Global Development, Hospitality, Events and Tourism, Journalism, Music, Performing Arts, Public Health.

An experienced Curriculum Ambassador will provide all the information you need on how to write a personal statement before completing your application form. You’ll have the opportunity to ask them questions at the end of the session.
Our Admissions Team will be providing you with information on how to make an application and use the UCAS Extra platform.

At the same our Student Money Advice and Rights Team will be providing information on fees and funding.

Subject talks during this session will include Allied Health, Computing, Creative Writing, Dance, Early Childhood and Education, Engineering, Film & Animation, Media Medical Sciences and Social and Community Work.

Hear an honest account from a student ambassador about what its really like to study during a pandemic. Ask them anything!
The event landing page contains a wealth of information about the university, and our amazing support services. In-between your sessions make sure you review this content and if it sparks any questions, head over to UniBuddy and ask away. You’ll still have access to this page after the event is finished, just click to the link in your email if you’d rather review this content at a later time or date.

Use the live chat function at the bottom left of your screen to talk to our Applicant Relations Team. They will be able to answer questions on the event schedule, using Microsoft Teams to access sessions, and most importantly how to make an application. They are also available to speak to over the phone +44 (0)20 8223 3333, between 12pm-4pm.

Contact Us

Our Applicant Enquiries team are available to provide information and advice and resolve any queries you may have.

They're available Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm.

study@uel.ac.uk
+44 (0)20 8223 3333

To chat with us, use the live chat link at the bottom of your screen (Monday-Friday, 9-5pm).