UK University Open Day at SI-UK London
Bournemouth University has a strong professional orientation with a focus on academic excellence and graduate employability. Bournemouth are recognised as the only Centre for Excellence in Media Practice in the UK and graduates from the National Centre for Computer Animation have worked in Hollywood on such films as Lord of the Rings, Gladiator, Star Wars, Madagascar and King Kong. In 2013, Bournemouth University became the first UK university to receive ‘commended’ status for the quality of learning opportunities.
With undergraduate students earning an average of £24,000 within six months of graduating at De Montfort University, the Leicester institution is one of the most valuable investments a student can make. Encouraging its students to develop their entrepreneurial flair, more than 100 new businesses are started by its own students each year, while Frontrunners – DMU’s campus-based placement scheme - allows current students to apply for a variety of work placements within the university, putting lecture theatre learning into practise at the workplace.
London Metropolitan University courses have received top marks from the UK's Quality Assurance Agency and the University offer a number of fee reductions and scholarships to help you pay for your studies. Employability is at the heart of the curriculum at London Met. Many courses are accredited by a wide range of professional bodies ensuring qualifications have professional currency and we can help you to find placements, work experience and voluntary opportunities across a wide variety of organisations.
Navitas provides quality vocational training and higher education - from certificate and diplomas through to masters degrees - coupled with placement services. Courses are diverse including health, criminology, counselling, psychology and social work. Highly ranked English as second language courses for international students are taught as well as English language, settlement and work preparation programs for migrants and refugees.
Regent’s University London is independent and not for profit/ meaning their sole focus is on ensuring that the standard of teaching, the quality of the environment and the student experience are all outstanding. Teaching at Regent’s is in small groups with high contact hours, so students build a powerful relationship with their tutors. The University schools are specialist and world-renowned, so students who choose to study here can be sure that the education they receive will be exceptional.
Roehampton offer a first-class educational experience, designed to help you reach your full potential and get the career you want. The University is ranked the best modern university in London according to all three major UK league tables - the Complete University Guide 2016, the Sunday Times Good University Guide 2016 and the Guardian University Guide 2016 and career skills are central to every one of their academic courses, helping give you the skills needed in the job market. The latest national figures show that 91% of Roehampton graduates are in employment or further study within six months of graduation - one of the best rates in London.
The University of Sunderland is an innovative, forward-thinking university with high standards of teaching, research and support. Sunderland have strong links with industry and business, and work closely with some of the world's leading companies. There are two Sunderland campuses in the north-east, with another in London, ensuring you are perfectly placed to benefit from a life-changing student experience.
Where: SI-UK London Office
When: Thursday 3 December 2015, 15:00 - 18:00