Bitesize Uni Summer School 2019

Date: 16-Jul-2019

Dates: 16-19 July 2019 

Location: Newcastle University

Time(s): Residential

Target year group: Year 12

Information: A chance for Year 12 students to try out university life by spending a bite-sized four nights and three days at Newcastle University.

Bitesize Uni (BSU) provides students with the information and opportunities to help them make an informed decision about whether or not they want to go to university. It is completely free to attend as everything is paid for by the University.

The event includes:

  • workshops and lectures in subjects of their choice to help students choose the subject(s) they would like to study
  • higher education information sessions to develop students' personal skills that will help them in their university career
  • social activities to encourage students to make lots of new friends and have loads of fun too!

Find out more.

Benefits of attending this event:

  • Identifying choices and opportunities
  • Planning and deciding
  • Handling applications and interviews
  • Managing changes and transitions
  • Linking curriculum learning to careers
  • Encounters with employers and employees
  • Encounters with further and higher education
  • Developing personal financial capability

How to book a place:

Apply for a place via Newcastle University’s website.

Any steps required to confirm your attendance with the university running the event:

You will be asked if you are on the Realising Opportunities Programme on the application form.