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University of Reading – February/March 2021

PwC Virtual Week:

PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) works closely with the Henley Business School including the BA Accounting and Business – The Flying Start Degree Programme. Uni of Reading are pleased to provide information about the PwC Virtual Insights week they will be running in July 2021.

For students in year 12 who are keen to understand how they can progress their career in the world of business, accounting or technology at PwC, the Virtual Insight Week offers a fantastic opportunity to do just this! During this action packed week students can choose from a range of sessions covering Accounting, Business, Technology and career development. It will also be a chance to connect with PwC’s people and hear their stories.

 

The programme will run virtually across five days from Monday 26 July – Friday 30 July 2021.

The week is not just about business and accounting – there will also be a range of sessions focused on digital skills, innovations in technology, and tech apprenticeships. Applications are open now and close on 14th March 2021.

For More Information>>

 

Virtual 1-2-1 Meetings for Students:

The University of Reading continue to offer virtual 1-2-1 meetings to prospective students with a regional specialist from the Global Recruitment team, where students can expect:

  • information about academic programmes of interest
  • advice on application process and what they’ll need to prepare to apply
  • any other information needed about student accommodation and life at Reading.

1-2-1 booking page>>

 

COVID-19 Dashboard and FAQ’s:

The Coronavirus (COVID-19) dashboard is a useful resource for prospective students to understand how the University continues to respond to the pandemic. Reading’s helpful dashboard reports the number of daily, weekly and total cases across the University community; details information about our on-campus rapid-testing centre, and provides easy-to-understand responses to some of the most commonly asked questions pre- and post- application.

Visit the Dashboard>>

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UvA Pre-University Summer Programmes

The University of Amsterdam would like to inform students about exciting and challenging Pre-University Summer programmes specially designed for high school students.

Scroll through UvA’s offerings for 2021 summer programmes. Click on the listed at their webpage below to see the schools status and the planned mode of study. Courses are being planned for both on-site education as well as online!

 

The following programmes on the page are taught in English, unless otherwise mentioned. Winter courses are also available every January. Participants are welcome to apply for any summer programme if they meet the eligibility requirements: the UvA Summer School also offers a variety of summer programmes taught in Dutch.

 

Should there be any questions, please do not hesitate to contact UvA…

Universiteit van Amsterdam:
Communications Office | Elien ten Broeke | Outreach Officer
POBox 19268 | 1000 GG Amsterdam
Spui 21 | 1012 WX Amsterdam
T 06 527 257 42
www.uva.nl

 

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Cornell University – Summer Programs

Students might benefit from college-level summer study at Cornell University’s Precollege Summer Program, which, due to COVID-19, is offering courses exclusively online this summer.

 

As one of the nation’s longest running and most highly regarded precollege academic programs, it gives students the chance to:

  • Get a head start on college by earning 3 to 6 credits and a Cornell transcript
  • Immerse themselves in rigorous university courses taught by top Cornell faculty
  • Prep for college applications with one-on-one admissions counseling
  • Connect with a diverse group of high school students from around the world

 

Students choose from undergraduate Cornell courses in Arts, Architecture, Business, Hospitality, Health, Humanities, International Relations, Science, Technology, Social Change, Veterinary Medicine, and more. Students can also create their own six- or nine-week program.

Courses are offered between June 1 and August 3, 2021. Limited financial aid is available.

Learn More!

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STEM & Medical Sciences – Work Experience

Architecture | Computer Science | Dentistry | Engineering | Investment Banking | Medicine | Psychology | Veterinary Medicine

Interactive, ‘Live Online’ career experiences now available in 8 STEM-related industries.

Register now for a unique opportunity to work alongside experienced engineers, doctors, psychologists, vets and others this term. Students can attend ‘Live Online’ and gain immersive career experiences all from the comfort of their own home.

Register Now (Ages 15-18)            Register Now (Ages 12-14)

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Lancaster University Leipzig Scholarships 2021

In the first two weeks of 2021, we have welcomed a new cohort of students into the International Foundation Programme. At the moment, all classes at Lancaster University Leipzig are being held online due to a lockdown in Germany. They are doing their best to ensure excellent quality of teaching and support students throughout these difficult times.

 

Lancaster is now accepting applications for October 2021 intake for all of our programmes:

  • BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance
  • BSc (Hons) Business Management
  • BSc (Hons) Computer Science
  • BSc (Hons) Software Engineering
  • International Foundation Year

 

Merit-scholarship options. Applicants for direct entry with the following academic performance in their final high school degree (A-Level, IB, GSCE or equivalent) are eligible for the following scholarships:

Academic performance (e.g. A-Levels or equivalent qualification) Lancaster University Leipzig Scholarship
A*A*A (IB 43) €3,000 in the first year of study
and
€1,000 in each year of subsequent study
A*AA (IB 39) €2,000 in the first year of study
and
€1,000 in each year of subsequent study
AAA (IB 38) €1,000 in each year of study
AAB (IB 36) €750 in each year of study

All applications will automatically be considered for a scholarship as soon as students submit their online application form with all required documents.

Students should feel free to join Lancaster’s monthly Virtual Open Days, where they can learn more about the possibility of studying at one of top 10 UK universities – in Germany.