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Events in Scotland

The University of Cambridge are pleased to be offering a series of events in Scotland each year. These are delivered both by Cambridge Admissions Office, and Pembroke and Homerton Colleges.

Information Seminars

The Information Seminars that are delivered early in the year 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

  • TBC for 2020
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Applications

To attend one of the above events, please complete the relevant online application form below. Remember to apply early, to avoid disappointment!

  • Applications will open in late 2019 for 2020's events

Contact

If you have any queries please email scotslo@hermes.cam.ac.uk.

 

Interview Seminars

The University of Cambridge will be visiting Scotland again in the summer of 2019, to deliver a series of seminars for students in S6 who are applying to the University of Cambridge.

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

  • Provide an overview of the application and 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

  •  Aberdeen - Wednesday 28th August 2019
  • Glasgow - Thursday 29th August 2019
  • Edinburgh - Friday 30th August 2019

Applications

To apply please complete the form below with details of the school group you would like to bring.

Application Form

Contact

If you have any queries please email scotslo@hermes.cam.ac.uk.

 

Schools Tour

Homerton College will be visiting Scotland for just over a week in March, to visit schools and speak to students in S3, S4 or S5. Talks can cover a variety of topics according to a school's needs, including Cambridge Admissions, information about going to University more generally, student finance, and more. 

Dates

  • 6th-14th March 2019

Applications

If you would like a University of Cambridge representative to visit your school, please visit Homerton's website for information about how to book:

Contact

If you have any queries, please contact access@homerton.cam.ac.uk.

 

Oxford and Cambridge Student Conferences

Designed as Open Days on the road, these conferences bring experienced admissions staff, subject specialists and current students from the universities of Oxford and Cambridge to you and your students at venues around the UK. The Scotland event will be held in Edinburgh for 2019.

Dates

  • Friday 15th March 2019

Additional Information 

Additional information, including how to book and what the events will cover, can be found on the Student Conference website:

 

UCAS Fairs

The University of Cambridge is represented throughout the year at regional higher education (HE) fairs and UCAS Conventions across the UK. For 2019, we will be visiting Scotland for both the Glasgow and Edinburgh fairs.

Dates

  • Glasgow: 3rd September 2019
  • Edinburgh: 17th September 2019

Additional Information 

Additional information regarding these events, as well as a list of all the events the University will be attending, can be found on the University of Cambridge Undergraduate Study website: