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Learn about studying a degree in Business and Law

Gain the expertise and entrepreneurial flair to influence local and global economies. Make lasting positive impacts on legal systems, societies and the lives of individuals.

That’s what you could do with a degree in Business or Law. Take your first steps towards an experience of a lifetime at our Taster Day.

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Business and Law Taster – Student Booking

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At our Business and Law Taster Day you'll:

  • Find out what it’s like to study these subjects at degree level
  • Discover our links to industry and how to kick-start your career
  • Explore some of the best equipment and facilities in the sector, including our Bloomberg suite, courtrooms and technology enhanced teaching spaces
  • Hear from current students about their active learning experiences
  • Pick and choose what you’d like to get involved in, from a collection of workshops and subjects at the Business School
  • Discover different subject areas including Business, Law, Economics, Accounting, Marketing, International Business and Supply Chain Management

Faculty of Business and Law


Take a quick peek at the facilities and teaching spaces in our Faculty of Business and Law before you arrive at the Conference.

Taster day programme

Here's what happened at the Business and Law Taster Day in April 2022. Booking and details on future programmes will be available soon.

Business and Law Post-16 Conference

We're excited to meet you. Check in from 9.30am, grab a refreshment and get ready to learn about studying your favourite subjects at uni.

Here's our guide to subject taster days, should you want to learn a little more about our taster days before booking.

We'll meet at Richmond Building, Portland Street, Portsmouth, PO1 3DE.

Welcome! Get an intro to the event, life as a student and see what's coming up today settle in for a thought-provoking lecture on the future of work.

Future of Work

Technology is transforming the way we live and work with AI set to replace many current job roles, but the future still needs you. Find out more about the skills that will set you apart in the new workplace. 

*Pick to attend 1 of the following sessions during Seminar A (as you book your place).

  • Business Management 
  • Law – You be the judge: The law in action
  • Marketing – TikTok Marketing

Doing a placement before you graduate is a great way to get long-term experience in a sector, or start your own business. They give you real-life employability skills and work experience that is invaluable when applying for a job as a graduate.

Discover the benefits and opportunities of a placement year degree, including how the process works and speak to current students currently on a placement year in industry.

Fuel-up. Feel free to bring your own lunch for the day or grab something from the cafeteria.

*We'll run through the same talks in the afternoon sessions, so pick to attend a different 1 of the following talks during Seminar B (as you book your place):

  • Accounting and Financial Management – Trading superstar
  • Business Management
  • Law – You be the judge: The law in action
  • Marketing – TikTok Marketing

Closing summary of the day, but the floor is yours to ask your questions – to lecturers and current students.

This could be about different subjects, any of the talks you've watched so far, the city of Portsmouth, moving away from home – and/or whatever you want to know about uni.