Conferences and events

University of Birmingham Careers and Admissions Conference – Wednesday 22 April 2015.

This will take place at the University on Wednesday 22 April 2015. This popular event keeps teachers and careers advisers working with sixth form students updated on admissions and applying for competitive courses. It also provides the opportunity to find out more about courses offered at the University of Birmingham. 

A draft copy of the programme can be downloaded here:

Careers and Admissions Conference Programme 2015 (PDF 147KB)

To reserve your place, please complete the booking form by Friday 27 March 2015 which can be found at

University of Birmingham and the University of Nottingham Collaborative Conferences for Teachers and Advisers

We organise Conferences for teachers and advisers jointly with The University of Nottingham in Manchester and London. The programmes include a range of speakers and panellists from both universities giving delegates the opportunity to be updated by key admissions staff including specialist workshops and a question and answer session with admissions tutors. These Conferences give delegates an opportunity to get advice about entry to competitive courses at two of the Midlands largest universities.

Manchester Conference for Advisers and Teachers - Thursday 26 February 2015   

This will be the third annual Manchester Conference providing an ideal opportunity for teachers and careers advisers located in the North to get the latest admissions information from the University of Birmingham and The University of Nottingham.

It will take place on Thursday 26 February 2015 at the Mechanics Institute, Manchester City Centre. The venue was the birthplace of the TUC, UMIST and the Co-Operative Insurance Society, and is a Grade II listed building.

The programme for the day is available here:

Manchester Conference Programme (PDF 107 KB)

If you would like to book a place please contact Kathryn Barnett on 

London Careers Advisers and Teachers Conference – Wednesday 13 May 2015 

The fourth collaborative London Careers Advisers’ and Teachers’ Conference will take place on Wednesday 13 May 2015 at the Strand Palace Hotel near Covent Garden and Charring Cross Railway station.  

A draft programme is available here:

London Careers and Advisers and Teachers Conference draft programme (PDF 206 KB)

All of these conferences are free to attend for all delegates and include lunch and refreshments.  For further information about these Conferences please contact Katherine Pagett, email, telephone 0121 414 3501.