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Watch from anywhere in the world to find out more about the Sunderland experience. You’ll also have the opportunity to chat one-to-one with a member of our team to give you personalised answers to your questions.


We’ll be giving you a wealth of information on your most commonly asked questions on topics such as applying, courses, enrolling, modules, facilities, assessment methods, employability, and more. If you miss the webcast, don't worry; we'll send you a link to an on-demand version so you can watch it back at your own leisure.

Upcoming webcasts

Scholarship Webcast

On the money: student financial support explained

Wednesday 29 April 2020 - 12:00PM (GMT)

How do student loans work? What money will be available to you as an undergraduate student? What is a scholarship and how can you get one? Hear from our experts as they bust common myths and give you essential advice on student finance.

On Demand

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Where can an MBA take you?

On Demand

Are you considering accelerating your career with a globally recognised MBA degree? Find out where an MBA can take you from Professor Lawrence Bellamy, Academic Dean of the Faculty of Business, Law and Tourism and hear first-hand what you can expect from current MBA students.

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A guide to studying in the UK

On Demand

Are you interested in studying in the UK? Meet staff from our International Office and Students’ Union and hear directly from two of our current overseas students as they give you an insight into studying and living in Sunderland.

Academics from media webcast

Routes into Media

On Demand

Interested in Media? This webcast will explore the various pathways that can lead to a career in Media. We’ll discuss Media and Film Production, Media and Culture right through to Journalism, Social Media and Screen Performance. Our lecturers will explore each course and help you work out which course is right for you to land your dream job.

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Studying Law at Sunderland Law School: What to expect

On Demand

Are you interested in learning more about studying Law at Sunderland? Meet our academics and find out more about our Law School, what you can expect on the course and the range of fantastic opportunities you can take advantage of as a Law student.

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PGCE Education Independent Distance Learning (IDL)

On Demand

Discover everything you need to know about our PGCE Education (IDL) course. Join our experts and get the answers to your most commonly asked questions. Boost your knowledge in order to make a successful application and qualify as a teacher from anywhere in the world.

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Preparing your Applicant Art or Design Portfolio

On Demand

Applying for an Art or Design course? Not sure what to include in your portfolio? Join our academics as they explain the type of work you need to include, how to present it at its best and what to do with work you’re currently completing. The webcast will also prepare you for the kinds of questions you might be asked about your work.

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Social Studies: Which course is right for me?

On Demand

Interested in Social Studies but not sure which course is right for you? This webcast will discuss three of our most popular Social Studies courses: Criminology, Health and Social Care and Sociology. Hear from our lecturers and graduates from these courses, as well as finding out more about the career opportunities that will be open to you.

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Applying for Healthcare courses and preparing for interview

On Demand

Are you interested in applying to study one of our healthcare courses? Do you need a few tips on your personal statement? Join our Admissions Tutors from Nursing, Pharmacy and Allied Health to discover how to prepare for your interview, what happens after you get an offer and what to expect when you start the course.

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Integrated Foundation Year (IFY) courses

On Demand

Have you missed out on achieving the entry qualifications for university? Are you thinking about returning to study but feel a university degree is beyond your reach? Hear from our academics and current students in this interactive webcast and find out why an Integrated Foundation Year degree may be right for you.

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Distance not distant: IDL courses in Education

On Demand

Thinking of studying an IDL course in Education? Not entirely sure which course is right for you and your circumstances? This webcast will discuss two of our most popular IDL courses: PGCE Early Years Teaching and PGCE Education. Join us to understand more about these routes, meet the academics behind the scenes and start your IDL journey with us.