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Free encounters with universities - Gatsby Benchmark 7

University of Bath

Outreach Programmes

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On Track to Bath - Year 12

A programme for local students

On Track to Bath is one-year programme for local A level students under-represented in Higher Education to develop key skills needed for university and beyond. Over a few months, through working with university students and staff, On Track to Bath students undertake their own research project. They can take part in exciting employability workshops offered in partnership with Santander. If successful in their project students can get an alternative offer when applying to Bath. On Track is designed to fit around a busy A level schedule - it does not take up more than one hour/week and students are well suppported by our staff and current undergraduate e-mentors. We offer On Track in many subjects (Business/Economics, Social Science and Psychology, Biology, Chemistry, Physcics, Languages, Computer Science).

Applications are now open and the deadline will be on Friday 1 January 2021. Please click here to apply.

Pathway to Bath - Year 12

A digital programme

Pathway to Bath is one-year programme for students under-represented in Higher Education to develop key skills needed for university and beyond. Over a few months students work in an online community with university students and staff to undertake their own research project. They can take part in exciting employability workshops offered in partnership with Santander.  If successful in their project students can get an alternative offer when applying to Bath.

Pathway is designed to fit around a busy A level schedule - it does not take up more than one hour/week and students are well suppported by our staff and current undergraduate e-mentors. We offer Pathway in a wide range of subjects such as Business, Engineering, Social Sciences, Languages and Sciences, please see the website for a full list.

Applications are now open and will close on 29 January 2021.  Please click here to apply.                                                  

Discover Bath - Year 12

A residential programme

Discover Bath is a blended learning programme which will give students a real understanding of life at university. Over a few weeks students work in an online community with university students and staff and then visit the University where they experience first year study at Bath. Students undertake a small piece of work and if successful students can
get an alternative offer when applying to Bath.     

Applications are now open and will close on 31 January 2021. Please click here to apply.


Find Your Way - Year 12

Find Your Way is a free, online e-mentoring programme which gives you the chance to receive personalised 1:1 support as you make important decisions about your plans for when you leave school or college.

Find Your Way is a six-week programme. You will spend around 1 hour per week exploring resources and chatting to your mentor, which you can do whenever and wherever suits you from a phone, tablet or laptop.

Applications are now closed for the winter but check again here -
The programme will run again in spring and summer 2021.

Step into Success - Year 13

An online application support programme

Step into Success is a free, online programme which supports Year 13  students through the journey of making a university application. You  will have the opportunity to meet other students applying for your  subjects, chat to undergraduates already enrolled on courses at Bath and get help with your application

Deadline: Monday 30 November, apply online here


Access to Bath - applicants 

An online programme for any eligible student who has applied to study at Bath

Access to Bath is an online programme that will prepare students for  study and life at Bath. The transition to university can be a  challenging time for any student, and we want to help support this  process. Any qualifying under-represented student who applies to the  University of Bath will be given an alternative offer for their  course(s) if they complete the programme.  Through this programme students will find out what being a student at  Bath is like and will develop their skills, confidence and knowledge to  help them make a smooth transition to the University.           

You don't need to apply for this programme - if you meet the criteria and have applied, we will be in touch!                                                  

     

Be Ready Webinars - Students Years 10-13, parents, teachers

Every Thursday we have a suite of webinars focused on supporting students, parents and teachers with information and skills sessions. There is something for everyone and we continue to build the programme.

Register for these webinars via the website

Any questions, please use the contact form below.

                                                  

                                                 

University of Bath outreach programmes


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