Our talks will prepare your students and demystify the university experience. All of our sessions are flexible depending on the requirements of your school or college. 


Keeping everyone safe is our top priority. Our team works with selected schools and colleges around the country, and we love to visit you in person where we can. However, we can also offer a full range of flexible and interactive online support, so we’re ready for all eventualities.

Talks for students

  • Why do people go to university?
  • A focus on: EPQs
  • Applying to university: the UCAS journey
  • Writing a successful personal statement
  • Which higher education course is right for me?
  • What's it like to be a student at university?
  • How does student finance work?
  • Taster lectures
  • Additional topics as requested

Talks for parents and carers

  • Supporting your student on their journey to university
  • Additional topics as requested

Talks for teachers, tutors and advisers

  • Writing UCAS references
  • Additional topics as requested


View our Talks and Tasters leaflet for descriptions of the talks above. The team are also happy to offer interactive workshops, combine talks or cover another topic of your choice if you can't see quite what you're looking for - email schools@uea.ac.uk to discuss your requirements.

Contact us

If you’re unsure which opportunities suit you or your students best, please get in touch. We’ll help identify the best content, timing and delivery method for your situation. Email schools@uea.ac.uk