Postgraduate Open Day

College of Engineering and Physical Sciences - Postgraduate Open Day Saturday 10 March 2018

eps-opendayThe College of Engineering and Physical Sciences offers postgraduate students the opportunity to join our international community and share in our remarkable research. The College covers a broad range of world-leading research, from atoms to astronomy, computers to cars, and robots to robust materials. Our goal is to transform our understanding of the world to make life easier, healthier and more sustainable.

Our Postgraduate Open Day will give you the opportunity to talk to our experts and find out more about the wide portfolio of taught and research opportunities available to you at the University.

Start planning your day by browsing our scheduled events in the College of Engineering and Physical Sciences below. 

Please note that the below schedule is subject to change and details will be finalised shortly.

School of Chemical Engineering

School of Chemical Engineering events
 Time  Event  Location
10.00-12.00

Study Fair - Speak to academics and current students

Great Hall, Aston Webb Buidling (R6)

School of Chemistry

School of Chemistry events
 Time Event  Location
10.00-12.00

Study Fair - speak to Dr Paramaconi Rodriguez about postgraduate opportunities

Great Hall, Aston Webb Building (R6)

Department of Civil Engineering and Railway Engineering

Department of Civil Engineering and Railway Engineering events
 Time Event Location
10.00–12.00 

Study Fair - Speak to academics and current students

Great Hall, Aston Webb Building (R6)

12.00-12.30

Why should you do a postgraduate degree in Civil Engineering?

Dr Gurmel Ghataora

Room G26, Engineering Building (Y3)

 

12.30-13.00

Tour of Civil Engineering Labs

Dr Gurmel Ghataora

Room G26, Engineering Building (Y3)

13.00-14.00

Drop-in session for all postgraduate programmes in the Department

Dr Gurmel Ghataora

Room G42, Engineering Building (Y3)

School of Computer Science

School of Computer Science events
 Time Event Location
10-00-12.00

Study Fair - Speak to academics and current students

Great Hall, Aston Webb Building (R6)

10.00-14.00

Tours of the Computer Science Department

Led by current students

Atrium, Computer Science Building (Y9)

 
12.00–13.00

An overview of MSc study in the School of Computer Science

Dr Peter Hancox

TBC

13.00-13.30

An Overview of Research in the School of Computer Science

Dr Peter Hancox

TBC
13.00-13.30

Introduction to MSc Computer Science

Dr Kashif Rajpoot

TBC
13.30-14.00

Introduction to MSc Human-Computer Interaction

Dr Sandy Gould

TBC

 

Department of Electronic, Electrical and Systems Engineering

Department of Electronic, Electrical and Systems Engineering events
 Time Event Location
10.00-12.00

Study Fair - Speak to academics and current students

Great Hall, Aston Webb Building (R6)
12.00-12.45

Drop-in session for all postgrauate programmes in the Department

Dr Steve Quigley

Room G42, Engineering Building (Y3)

School of Mathematics

School of Mathematics events
 Time Event Location
10.00-12.00

Study Fair - Speak to one of our current students

Great Hall, Aston Webb Building (R6)

12.00-12.30

MSc programmes in Mathematics

Prof David Needham

Lecture Theatre C, Watson Building (R15)

12.30-12.45

The PhD programme in Mathematics

Dr Nikolaos Fountoulakis

Lecture Theatre C, Watson Building (R15)
12.45-13.30

Drop-in sessions for all postgraduate programmes in the School

Lecture Theatre C, Watson Building (R15)

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Department of Mechanical Engineering events
 Time Event Location
10.00-12.00

Study Fair - Speak to academics and current students

Great Hall, Aston Webb Building (R6)
12.00-13.00

Drop-in session for MSc Advanced Mechanical Engineering

Dr Mozafar Saadat 

Room S10F, Engineering Building (Y3) 

School of Materials Science and Engineering

School of Metallurgy and Materials
 Time Event Location
10.00-12.00

Study Fair - Speak to academics and current students

Great Hall, Aston Webb Building (R6)
12.15-13.00 

Introduction to Materials Science and the postgraduate programmes we offer

Dr Mike Jenkins

Room GC13, Metallurgy and Materials Building (G6)

School of Physics and Astronomy

School of Physics and Astronomy events
 Time Event Location
10.00-12.00

Study Fair - Speak to current students about postgraduate taught and research programmes

Great Hall, Aston Webb Building (R6)

11.30-12.00

Overview of Nuclear programmes & panel discussion with programme directors

Dr Paul Norman and Dr Tzany Wheldon

Room 103, Physics West Building (R8)


If you are looking for schedules of our other colleges, you can find them here: