Subject-specific events for schools and colleges
Schools and colleges
Our subject-specific events, workshops and activities will help them learn about university, and support your school or college in meeting Gatsby Benchmark 4 and 7.
We’re exploring ways to bring you these events on campus, but as school and college life may be a little different 2020/21, we’re ready with a digital alternative.
How to book an event
Virtual events are open for booking below. Where teaching commitments allow, our academics can also deliver virtual lectures in your school or college.
We know your students have the potential to shape the lives of individuals. And we’ve got the courses to start their journey.
Help them get an insight into studying what they love at our virtual taster days and webinars. So they can pursue the things that matter most to them.
We’ve teamed up with the Royal Economics Society explore the world’s biggest questions – from climate change to inequality. If your students get a buzz out of economics, these webinars show them what lies behind the headlines.
Give your students a glimpse into the fascinating world of Criminology, as we explore different courses, careers, and the skills they’ll develop.
Book an event at your school or college
Bespoke STEM events for post-16
STEM underpins all facets of modern life and evolves at relentless speeds. Your students can learn how to kick-start their career in STEM with our bespoke taster sessions in a number of subject areas.
Our Faculty of Technology can deliver these remotely, or we can come to your school or college. Sessions last 1-2 hours, and we’ll work with you to adapt what we do to your curriculum and timetable.
We can offer the following sessions at your school or college:
- Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Renewable Energy Engineering, Innovation Engineering
- Computer Networks, Computer Science, Software Engineering, Cyber Security and Forensic Computing
- Data Science and Analytics, Mathematics, Mathematics with Statistics and Physics
- Property Development
Researchers in the classroom
Inspire your students as we bring world-leading research into your classroom.
Discover how researchers at the University of Portsmouth are addressing some of the world's biggest challenges in society, and how we're turning our insights into innovative and sustainable solutions to some of society's most-pressing issues.
We can deliver these talks in your school or college, or live-stream them depending on technology available. Talks are available across various subjects and can be customised to meet specific Key Stages.
We only ask that you provide feedback on the session to help us assess the success of the programme. Please contact us below to request this.