Get Ahead events

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The University of Sunderland is pleased to be hosting a number of Get Ahead events in your country this summer. These are special events for our valued international applicants and for those who are thinking about studying in the United Kingdom.

At each event you can find out more about studying in Sunderland, meet other applicants and talk to our graduates and staff.

The events are also a great opportunity to learn about the scholarships available to international applicants and to discuss your application.

Get Ahead events are free to attend, but places are limited, so please register at the links below.


Country City Location Date Time Register
India Dehradun The Solitaire, Haridwar By-Pass Road Saturday 16th November 10am to 1pm Register Here
India Bangalore JW Marriott Hotel, 24/1 Vittal Mallya Road, Bangalore Sunday 17th November 10am-5pm Register Here
India Mangalore The Gateway Hotel, Old Port Road, Mangalore  Monday 18th November  10am-5pm  Register Here 
India Colombo ICBT Campus - 4, Colombo, Srilanka  Thursday 21st November  10am-5pm  Register Here 
India Hyderabad Hotel Taj Deccan, Road No: 1, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad  Friday 22nd November  10am-5pm  Register Here 
India Vadodara Hotel Taj Vivanta, Akota Gardents, Akota, Vadodara   Sunday 24th November  10am-5pm  Register Here 
India Chandigarh  Hotel Mountview, Sector 10, Chandigarh, Punjab   Sunday 24th November  10am-5pm  Register Here 

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