Date: Monday 25 January 2021 – Thursday 28 January 2021
Time: 18.30 – 21.00 HKT

Disrupted education and uncertain career prospects impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic had caused some serious anxiety amongst the younger generation. It was predicted that ‘unemployment will remain high into 2021‘ according to the latest report produced by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). Before our world recovers from the recession, upgrading your professional skills to enhance employability and get ready for a brighter career opportunity is imperative. 

The UK’s academic reputation is world-renowned. Our graduates are proven to be among the most sought after in the world, with confident analytical thinking, and excellent communications developed in the home of the English language.

There are over 160 universities and colleges offering a wide variety of postgraduate courses in the UK. We understand it could be quite a challenge for you to do your research from scratch! 

The British Council - Study UK Postgraduate (PG) Virtual Open Week aims to provide a holistic and immersive learning experience for those who plan to study a master’s degree course in the UK and hope to obtain more in-depth information efficiently. Academic and alumni speakers from 12 renowned universities will be relaying to cover different topics about studying a PG course in the UK between 25-28 January, including:

- Application process & admission requirements
- Understanding universities rankings & tips for writing a winning personal statement
- Taster lectures in Management, Marketing, Finance, and Cyber Security etc.
- Information session on Occupational Therapy, Education (teacher training), and Art & Design etc.
- Employability & Career support from UK universities 
- Q&A time with alumni/current students

There will also be time for you to ask our speakers at the end the presentations. Register Now!

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5 reasons why you should attend this event

 ·       Understand UK PG study and university life from the inside out in 4 days.

·       Obtain first-hand information and insightful advice from 12 renown universities
·       Attend free taster lectures in various interesting subjects
·       Meet current students and listen to their stories
·       Discover how a UK master’s degree empower you to achieve your career aspiration

List of participating universities (in alphabetical order)

University of Bath

University of Birmingham

The University of Bolton

The Business School (formerly Cass), City University of London

Coventry University

University of Essex

University of Exeter

University of Kent

University of Leeds

Loughborough University

University of Wales Trinity Saint David

The University of Winchester

Event timetable

In this 4-day event, we will walk you through the application journey, explore what is like to study as an international student in the UK, and how to take advantage of the career advisory services to gain work experience in the UK after graduation. Furthermore, there will also be a Q&A session after the presentations for the guest speakers to address open questions from the audience. Register with us today!

Please click here to view the timetable.