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Events in Leicestershire

Pembroke is pleased to be partnering with St Edmund College, Oxford to deliver a range of sessions in Leicester and the surrounding area. These take place twice a year, with Information Seminars in November and Personal Statement Workshops in June. 

Information Seminars

These seminars are designed to inform students and teachers more about Oxford and Cambridge and the application process.

Year 11

These sessions are aimed at introducing students to the idea of Oxford and Cambridge as well as a focus on selecting A-levels. 

The dates for 2019 26th-28th November, and will take place at the following locations:

  • Melton Mowbray; Tuesday 26th November - AM
  • Loughborough; Tuesday 26th November - PM
  • Leicester; Wednesday 27th November - AM
  • Wigston; Thursday 28th November - AM
  • Hinckley; Thursday 28th November - PM

Year 12

These sessions are for students who are thinking of applying to Oxford or Cambridge, or being encouraged to do so. They include an explanation of the application process and how to best prepare for this.

The dates for 2019 26th-28th November, and will take place at the following locations:

  • Melton Mowbray; Tuesday 26th November - AM
  • Loughborough; Tuesday 26th November - PM
  • Leicester; Wednesday 27th November - PM
  • Wigston; Thursday 28th November - AM
  • Hinckley; Thursday 28th November - PM

 

Applications

To apply to bring a group of year 11 or year students to one of these events, please follow the relevant link below:

 

Interview Workshops

Year 13

We are delighted to be running our first joint Oxford and Cambridge Year 13 Interview Workshop in Leicester this year. This session will consist of an overview to the Oxbridge Interviews, and some broad subject area workshops to get students feeling confident about what to expect, and how to approach this aspect of the application. The events are perfect for students who are attaining at a high level and are likely to applying to Oxford or Cambridge this October; would like to know more about the interviews and how to prepare for these; have any questions about the universities, and/or would like to speak to academics and staff from a range of subject areas.

Date

  • Leicester; Tuesday 1st October 2019, 14:00-16:00

Applications

This event has now passed. Information regarding the 2020 event will be updated in due course.

Contact

If you have any questions regarding this event, please email Amber Cuttill on amber.cuttill@pem.cam.ac.uk 

 

Personal Statement Workshops 

These workshops are aimed at Year 12 students and are usually run in June each year.

Dates

  • TBC for June 2020

Applications

  • Applications will open in 2020

Contact

If you have any questions regarding this event, please email Amber Cuttill on amber.cuttill@pem.cam.ac.uk 

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