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Events in Manchester

Pembroke is pleased to be partnering with Murray Edwards and Sidney Sussex Colleges, Cambridge, and Corpus Christi College, Oxford, to deliver a range of sessions in Manchester and the surrounding area. These take place twice a year, with Information Seminars taking place in January/February for teachers and year 12 students, and Information and Interview Seminars taking place in the Autumn for year 11s, and those who have just started year 13 and are applying to Oxford or Cambridge. 

Year 12 Information Seminars

The Information Seminars are designed to inform prospective applicants about Oxford and Cambridge. They:

  • Provide an insight into the universities, so students get an idea if we might be the place for them
  • Include information about personal statements, interviews, and super-curricular activities, enabling students to maximise their chances of applying successfully
  • Enable teachers to gain a deeper understanding of how to support their students through Teacher References, with a separate session delivered by an Admissions Tutor (only available at specific events)

Dates

  • Wednesday 30th January 2019; 16:00-17:45 – Stockport
  • Thursday 31st January 2019; 10:15-12:00 – Oldham
  • Thursday 31st January 2019; 16:00-17:45 – Central Manchester
  •  Friday 1st February 2019; 10:00-12:00 – Trafford

Applications

To apply to bring a group of students to these events, please complete our online form.

Contact

If you have any questions regarding this event, please email Murray Edwards College’s Schools Liaison Officer at slo@murrayedwards.cam.ac.uk.

 

Year 13 Interview Seminars

The Interview Seminars are designed to inform students who are about to submit their applications on the interview process for Oxford and Cambridge. They:

  • Provide an overview of the interview process
  • Include a subject-themed interview workshop, delivered by academics from the two universities
  • Offer the chance to get any additional questions answered in a Q&A session

Dates

  • 25th-27th September, 2019 (times and venues TBC)

Applications

The September 2018 event has now passed. Please keep an eye on our website and your emails for details of September 2019 events.

Contact

If you have any questions regarding this event, please email Murray Edwards College’s Schools Liaison Officer at slo@murrayedwards.cam.ac.uk.

 

Year 11 Information Seminars

The Information Seminars are designed to inform students who are academically able about the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge, and encourage them to consider applying to these institutions in the future. They:

  • Provide an overview of the universities
  • Discuss A level options and the relevance of these to the courses being considered
  • Offer the chance to get any additional questions answered in a Q&A session

Dates

  • 25th-27th September, 2019 (times and venues TBC)

Applications

The September 2018 event has now passed. Please keep an eye on our website and your emails for details of September 2019 events.

Contact

If you have any questions regarding this event, please email Murray Edwards College’s Schools Liaison Officer at slo@murrayedwards.cam.ac.uk.