University may seem a long way off but it’s never too soon to start thinking about what you might want to do in the future. Our programmes are designed to allow you to explore Higher Education as an option, and to help support you with your application process when the time comes.
All our pre-16 opportunities and programmes are completely FREE. You can find out more and the eligibility requirements by following the links in this article or visiting www.ntu.ac.uk/community
The NTU Progression scheme
The NTU Progression scheme is a free programme of opportunities designed to help students in Years 10– 13 access and succeed at university. You might be unsure what university is actually like, or whether it’s for you or how to prepare the best possible university application. NTU Progression will help you answer all these questions, and equip you with the confidence and skills you need to be a successful university student.
Find out exactly what you can expect here.
Saturday Art Club
Consider yourself a young creative? Saturday Art Club gives you the opportunity to try your hand at a range of creative techniques. Our goal is to give you the opportunity to get involved in a subject you love, free of charge, at your local university. Previous projects have included; GIF creation, animation, photography, ceramics, sculpture, self-portraits, mask making, and more.
Applications are currently open for September 2019, operating on a first-come first served basis. Please visit the link above to apply.
NTU Work Experience Placement Scheme
The NTU Work Experience Scheme gives you the opportunity to find out what the world of work is really like and have a great time too. Over the years, hundreds of young people have enjoyed their week of work experience at NTU, developing their skills and building confidence for when they apply for their first job.
Interested in what else we have to offer?
You can find out more about other pre-16 opportunities, including our PEPPER programme by visiting www.ntu.ac.uk/community