Get Ahead! Event

Places are limited , please book early to avoid disappointment.

Wednesday, 6th September 2017 at 10:00am – Doors open at 9:30am
University of Bolton

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  6th September

Get Ahead Ticket: STEM students
Please see information (further down this page) for a list of courses for this date

  7th September

Get Ahead Ticket: Arts & Social Sciences students
Please see information (further down this page) for a list of courses for this date

  8th September

Get Ahead Ticket: Foundation & Access students
Please see information (further down this page) for a list of courses for this date

This free one day event is an exciting opportunity for you to experience the University of Bolton and meet other new students before you start your course in September 2017. Join us for an informative and informal day where you can participate in activities and gain an understanding of what to expect when studying at the University.

Which date should you attend: 6th, 7th or 8th September?  

Each date is aimed at particular courses. Please see the lists below before booking a place on 1 of the dates.

Wednesday 6 September is for STEM courses as follows:

  • Engineering courses including: Mechanical, Automotive, Electrical, Civil Engineering, etc.
  • Construction and Surveying
  • Mathematics
  • Computing and/or Games 
  • Media and/or Special Effects
  • Sport 
  • Biology 
  • Biomedical 

Thursday 7 September is for Arts & Social Sciences courses as follows:

  • Art courses
  • Photography 
  • English, Creative Writing
  • Theatre and/or Performing Arts 
  • Business, Accountancy or Law programmes
  • Health & Social Care courses (including Nursing, HND, etc)
  • Community/Youth and Social Policy 
  • Education and/or Initial Teacher Education/Training programmes                                           
  • Psychology courses

Friday 8 September is for Foundation and Access courses as follows:

  • Access to Higher Education courses
  • All Foundation Year and Foundation Degree courses

The event is free but places are limited on a ‘first come, first served’ basis so please book as soon as possible.We hope you can make it, and we look forward to welcoming you to the University of Bolton.

Debra Elliott & Kay Loxham,

Student Liaison Officers, The Student Experience Team.

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Starts: Wednesday, September 6th 2017 at 10:00am
Doors open: 9:30am
Ends: 4:00pm

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Timezone: Europe/London
Bookings close: September 3rd 2017


University of Bolton
Registration Desk for the Event will be located in the Main Reception area in Senate House
Deane Road

United Kingdom

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This event is organized by University of Bolton.

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Telephone 01204 903595
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On arrival at the University, please go to the Registration Desk which is located in the Main Reception area in Senate House (please see Visitors Guide for a map of the campus).

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