Postgraduate Open Week

College of Life and Environmental Sciences - Postgraduate Open Week

les-opendayDedicated to exploring and learning about the diversity and evolutionary challenges of life in all its forms, the College of Life and Environmental Sciences enjoys internationally recognised strengths in teaching and research. The College uses training, fieldwork and excellent facilities to enable students to learn generic and discipline-specific skills while studying exciting topics – ranging from ecology through to cancer research and forensic psychology.

Our Postgraduate Open Week gives 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.

Plan your day by browsing our scheduled events in the College of Life and Environmental Sciences below. 

Please note: Don't forget about our central support sessions, which may be happening on different dates. Please see our central schedule of events for support sessions which may be taking place on another day during our Open Week.

School of Biosciences

School of Biosciences events
Date  Time Session Title Session Description
Wednesday 18 November

12:00 - 13:00

Masters programmes in the School of Biosciences Join Professor Steve Busby and Dr Jan-Ulrich Kreft to find out more about our following MSc and MRes programmes: Microbiology and Infection; Molecular Biotechnology; Toxicology; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Mechanistic Toxicology. There will be the opportunity to ask questions which will be answered in a live Q&A after the talk.

School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences

School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences events
Date TimeSession TitleSession Description
Wednesday 18 November 09:00 - 10:00 MSc Health, Safety and Environment Management Join Dr Surindar Dhesi to find out more about our MSc Health, Safety and Environment Management programme. There will be the opportunity to ask questions which will be answered in a live Q&A after the talk.
Wednesday 18 November 10:00 - 11:00 MSc Air Pollution Management and Control Join Professor Zongbo Shi to find out more about our MSc Air Pollution Management and Control programme. There will be the opportunity to ask questions which will be answered in a live Q&A after the talk.
Wednesday 18 November 11:00 - 12:00 MSc Applied Meteorology and Climatology Join Dr Martin Widmann to find out more about our MSc Applied Meteorology and Climatology programme. There will be the opportunity to ask questions which will be answered in a live Q&A after the talk.
Wednesday 18 November 12:00 - 13:00 MSc River Environments and their Management Join Dr Chris Bradley to find out more about our MSc River Environments and their Management programme. There will be the opportunity to ask questions which will be answered in a live Q&A after the talk.
Wednesday 18 November 13:00 - 14:00 MSc Hydrogeology Join Professor John Tellam to find out more about our MSc Hydrogeology programme. There will be the opportunity to ask questions which will be answered in a live Q&A after the talk.
Wednesday 18 November 14:00 - 15:00 Environmental Health Masters programmes Find out more about our following MSc programmes: Environmental Health; Public and Environmental Health Sciences. There will be the opportunity to ask questions which will be answered in a live Q&A after the talk.
Wednesday 18 November 14:00 - 15:00 MSc Urban and Regional Planning Join Dr Austin Barber to find out more about our MSc Urban and Regional Planning (with RTPI accreditation) programme. There will be the opportunity to ask questions which will be answered in a live Q&A after the talk.

School of Psychology

 
School of Psychology events
Date TimeSession TitleSession Description
Tuesday 17 November 17:00 - 18:00

MSc programmes in the School of Psychology

Join Dr Pia Rotshtein to find out more about our following MSc programmes: Brain Imaging and Cognitive Neuroscience; Computational Neuroscience and Cognitive Robotics; Psychology; Mental Health (Youth/Interdisciplinary). There will be the opportunity to ask questions which will be answered in a live Q&A after the talk.

Tuesday 17 November 18:00 - 19:00

Forensic Psychology programmes

Find out more about our Forensic Psychology Practice Doctorate (ForenPsyD) and Forensic Clinical Psychology Doctorate (ForenClinPsyD) programmes. There will be the opportunity to ask questions which will be answered in a live Q&A after the talk.

Wednesday 18 November 16:00 - 17:00

Clinical Psychology programmes

Join Dr Ruth Howard and Dr George Johnson to find out more about our MRes Clinical Psychology and Clinical Psychology Doctorate (ClinPsyD) programmes. There will be the opportunity to ask questions which will be answered in a live Q&A after the talk.

School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences

School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences events
Date Time Session TitleSession Description
Monday 16 November 13:00 - 14:00 MSc Advanced Manipulative Physiotherapy & MSc Exercise and Sports Medicine (Football) Find out more about our MSc Advanced Manipulative Physiotherapy & MSc Exercise and Sports Medicine (Football) programmes. There will be the opportunity to ask questions which will be answered in a live Q&A after the talk.
Tuesday 17 November 19:00 - 20:00 MSc Physiotherapy (pre-registration) Find out more about our MSc Physiotherapy (pre-registration) programme. There will be the opportunity to ask questions which will be answered in a live Q&A after the talk.
Wednesday 18 November 15:00 - 16:00 MSc Sport Coaching & MSc Physical Education and Wellbeing Join Dr Mark Griffiths to find out more about our following MSc programmes: Sport Coaching; Physical Education and Wellbeing. There will be the opportunity to ask questions which will be answered in a live Q&A after the talk.

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