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Engineering Courses for High School Students

Give talented math and science students the confidence to own, shape, and decide their future.  Introduce them to Johns Hopkins Biomedical Engineering Innovation (BMEI) and Explore Engineering Innovation (EEI), both are courses where we are reimagining engineering – one future at a time.

The application for the Spring Session of BMEI is open now. The application for the Summer Session of EEI and BMEI will open on December 15th. Both courses introduce students to engineering through hands-on labs and college-level lectures.  Students who earn an A or B have the opportunity to earn college credit.

 

Please look at the requirements for these exciting courses and share the information with your students and their parents.

Contact with any questions.

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MSc&T Economics – Data Analytics and Corporate Finance

The Economics, Data Analytics and Corporate Finance Master of Science and Technology is a two-year course, taught in English, that provides students with in-depth scientific knowledge and essential skills in economics and business based on solid understandings in microeconomic theory, to be able to make economic decisions, as managers or decision makers.

 

Join the online presentation session on Wednesday 25th November to learn all about the MSc&T Economics, Data Analytics and Corporate Finance, key aspects, program content, industry partners, graduate opportunities and much more. Take this opportunity to meet Program Director Marie-Laure Allain who will be presenting this webinar while a Masters student will share their own experience of the program.

 

Interested in other MSc&T programs? More online sessions are available here.

Any questions in the meantime, feel free to get in touch at gdadmissions@polytechnique.fr

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Bocconi Meets Germany – Online

Bocconi University and the Bocconi Alumni Community are pleased to invite students to attend the “Bocconi Meets Germany” live streaming event on Thursday 26 November. a special initiative to get to know the University through the words of Bocconi representatives living in Germany, a top career destination for Bocconi graduates.

 

The university will talk about the tremendous experience that Bocconi University offers to its students, and explain the preferential relationships that the university entertains with top employers on the continent, as well as with multinational companies and organizations operating in Germany and the rest of the world.

 

“Bocconi Meets Germany”
Thursday 26 November 2020, at 6:00 pm local time

Learn and Register

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ie University – Here’s Why We Educate

Technological Immersion and a Culture of Innovation

Innovation and technology are the foundation of IE University and prepare students to lead the modern world’s digital landscape.

Entrepreneurial Mindset

Combining entrepreneurship and intrapreneurship, IE University’s ecosystem stretches beyond campus—students and graduates grow and develop their startups together.

The Lens of Humanities

The humanities are essential for understanding our reality—and that’s why IE University emphasizes critical thinking to tackle any complex, global challenge.

A Diverse Experience

With a diverse mix of nationalities and perspectives, our students, graduates, and professors are what make IE University an international hub.

 

Discover a unique path to success, with a selection of internationally recognized undergraduate degrees and support from expert faculty, innovative teaching methodologies, and state-of-the-art-installations and resources—a future of innovation awaits.

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Utrecht University

On 1 December, Utrecht will organise a live webinar on ‘How to apply for a Bachelor’s programme.’

Utrecht will go over all the steps of the admissions process together with someone from the Admissions Office, so it is a great opportunity for students to ask questions at once! Webinar will take place on 1 December at 16.00-17.00 (Dutch Time). 

At this event, Utrecht university will be available to answer any questions students might have about admission and application procedures.

Learn more about the webinar

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Aberystwyth University Online Open Day

Aberystwyth University would like to invite students to join them at the Online Open Day on November 25th. Students will have the chance to…

  • Find out why Aberystwyth University consistently tops the UK rankings for Teaching Quality and Student Satisfaction
  • Chat live with lecturers about the degree subjects they are interested in
  • Find out about the International Accommodation Award (equivalent to £3,700 scholarship per year)
  • Experience facilities through their Virtual Tour
  • Speak to current students
  • Watch presentations on how to apply; accommodation; fees; scholarships and visas
  • Chat directly to the International Team
  • Find out about English Language Requirements, Pre-sessional English courses and our International Foundation Certificate

 

There are two Online Open Day sessions running on the 25th:
– 10:00-12:00 GMT
– 18:00-20:00 GMT

 

Students can register for one or both of these sessions now by clicking the link below. Watch Aberystwyth University YouTube video for more of an idea on what to expect.

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Bath Virtual Open Week

Mon 23 – Fri 27 November

The university of Bath know how important it is for students to get all the information they need to choose the right university for them, and so they want to provide you with as many opportunities as possible to ask questions about studying at Bath.

 

The Virtual Open Week is taking place between Monday 23 and Friday 27 November (from 4.30 pm to 6.30 pm each day) and features live Q&A sessions with students and staff at the university. This will give students another chance to have answers given for questions about courses, admissions, accommodation and student life at Bath.

Register Here

 

In the meantime, students can chat with some of Bath students via Unibuddy and read the Student Blogs to find out more about choosing to study at Bath.

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University of Warwick Update!

For any budding economists (business students, politicians, historians ++), the student led Warwick Economics Summit below may be of particular interest. This is the first time 16 to 18 year olds have been invited, and the student executive would love to see students online tomorrow and Monday.

 

Warwick Economics Summit 

February 2021 will see the 20th annual student-run Economics Summit, which regularly attracts a starry line-up of eminent speakers (Nobel Prize-winners, ex-Prime Ministers from Europe, MPs and editors in chief of leading economic publications among them). This is student-led, and also attracts international delegation of students from around Europe. For 2020/21, Economics Summit is opening its (virtual!) doors to students aged 16 to 18, and they would love you to join them online! There are two preliminary events that may be of interest to your budding Economists and Social Scientists:

 

  • Life After WES: Alumni Panel, Thursday 12 November 2020, 18:00–19:00GMT/ 19:00–20:00CET:
  • Further information: Hear from five previous WES-coordinators, who have now graduated from Warwick to become graduate analysts (Barclays), strategy consulting associate (EY Parthenon) and Master’s student (University of Oxford), among others. Economics Summit have a Facebook page with additional details: https://fb.me/e/b0OtZv9uW
  • To join: No registration required, Zoom link: zoom.us/j/98642866981
  • WES Presents Issues in Access to Higher Education: Problems and Solutions, Monday 16 November 2020, 18:00GMT / 19:00CET
  • Further information: Education is life-changing. But what inequalities are there accessing education, and why do they exist? What are the solutions to these historic problems in education, and how has the pandemic impacted this? To discuss this topic Warwick will be joined by representatives from the Bank of England, SEO London, Discover Economics, and Zero Gravity. Participants will be invited to join the discussion including our distinguished speakers from these organisations, and current members of Warwick Economics Summit. Economics Summit have a Facebook page with additional details: https://fb.me/e/1zAmhNP6e

To join: No registration required, Zoom link: https://zoom.us/j/98945321549

 

Warwick Undergraduate Webinar

Lana Shaugney, Abby Gausden and Dr Stephen Soanes will be online this Saturday 14 November (10:00GMT/ 11:00CET) to offer an introduction to Warwick. The session will be especially relevant to students at an earlier stage who want an introduction to Warwick. Parents and counsellors are equally welcome, and a recording will be available afterwards: https://your.warwick.ac.uk/form/intwebinar

 

School Webinars: Southampton-Surrey-Warwick, and Just Warwick!

SSW are developing a talk on Support Services, including Careers. Details to follow soon! Warwick (solo) and Southampton-Surrey-Warwick (collectively) are available for school webinars. If students wish to talk or participate in a Q+A please let the Warwick University know. However, live events from the university will be shared by upload of recordings.

 

Academic Departments Live Chats and Webinars

For students who want to engage direct with their preferred departments, many are offer live chats. For live chats see: https://warwick.ac.uk/livechat

(including Life Sciences, Liberal Arts, Economics, Classics and Ancient History, Physics, History of Art and regular general sessions on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays). More details to follow soon on the webinars and taster sessions!

 

(But Warwick also have an update on A*A*A equivalent grades)

A*A*A Equivalent Grades

Entry requirements have been updated and should be visible online for IB (40); European Baccalaureate (88%); French Baccalaureate (17/20 overall); Abitur (1.2); Spanish Titulo de Bachiller (9.4), Polish Matura (two written extended subjects in the 90th percentile; and one further written extended subject in the 85th percentile); Hungarian Matura/Erretsegi with 5 overall from five subjects including 75% in each of two advanced or higher subjects. Other state exams have been amended, and please let me know if you need more. These are Warwick’s highest requirements for specific degrees (e.gs, Computer Science, Mathematics), and in other cases different grades are set.

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Biomedical Engineering Innovation – High School Students

Students who excel in math and science have an extended invitation designed for students curious in science. Johns Hopkins Biomedical Engineering Innovation offers a challenging and fun online course that sparks an interest in engineering and STEM exploration.

This opportunity will help future students earn college credit with more advanced students currently studying. Applications are being accepted for the January 25, 2021 course, so there is still time to apply!

 

Johns Hopkins faculty created the Biomedical Engineering Innovation course to encourage creativity and instill confidence in students. In the course, students will model human efficiency and the cardiovascular system and design experiments to test these models and more. And students have the opportunity to earn college credit and strengthen their college applications!

Read more about the course Biomedical Engineering Innovation, scheduled for January 25–April 23, 2021

Email Johns Hopkins University with any questions.

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Emigrating Marist Our Community

Marist College invite students to their upcoming Virtual International Day Information Session taking place Thursday, November 19. There are a number of time slots students may choose from corresponding diffrent regions of the world.

 

Register today to learn more about life at Marist from students who reside outside of the US. Did you know that less than half of Marist students are from New York, with 47 states and 64 countries are represented in our student body?
Here’s what they can expect during our upcoming Virtual International Day Information Session:

 

  • Get to know more about Martis by contacting Joe Giacalone, the Marist College admission counselor. Students from around the world who attend Marist through their live Q&A where students can learn more about experiences at Marist, or Joe Giacalone who can answer any questions you might have about submitting a Marist application, life as a Red Fox, and more!
  • Learn about 90 majors, minors, and concentrations and how students can utilize our Center for Career Services to explore career and internship resources, graduate school advisement, job search preparation, and much more.
  • Explore 70+ short-term, semester, and academic year abroad programs to help students enhance their global perspective and create memories to last a lifetime, all while working towards their degree.
  • Discover different opportunities for real-world experience including internships, student-faculty collaborative research, and access to advanced technology. Almost 85% of Marist students complete at least one internship, with many completing two or more!