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Webinars and Live Events

The University of Bradford holds webinars and live events throughout the year, giving you an insight into life at Bradford, along with useful and practical information and advice which will guide you through your journey to University.

January

MBA Online Event

26 January 2021 18:00 - 19:00

Our MBA programmes are aimed at intelligent, highly motivated managers who wish to equip themselves with the essential business and management skills required in the increasingly competitive, diverse and dynamic business environment.

Our MBA Online Events are a great way to find out more about our MBA programmes and talk to our team via a live web link. These sessions are ideal if you live or work overseas or if you're based in the UK but don't have the time to visit us on campus.

 

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Biomaterials and their Applications

27 January 2021 16:30 - 17:30

Patients worldwide benefit from implants and diagnostic devices. Biomaterial and device applications, versatility and performance represent a University of Bradford success story.

This webinar will explore the design and preparation of hydrogels for tissue regeneration, antimicrobial medical devices and devices that detect pathogens in infective diseases.

 

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Attending Post Offer Visit Days and Selecting your Firm and Insurance Choice

28th January 2021  16:30-17:30

We know that there are lots of degrees to choose from, and lots of choice of where you can go to study them, which can make narrowing down your options to two, a firm and insurance choice, difficult for students and their families. This session will give you some great top tips about how to make the right choices and get the most out of Visit Days.

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Attending Post Offer Visit Days and Selecting your Firm and Insurance Choice

28th January 2021  19:30-20:30

We know that there are lots of degrees to choose from, and lots of choice of where you can go to study them, which can make narrowing down your options to two, a firm and insurance choice, difficult for students and their families. This session will give you some great top tips about how to make the right choices and get the most out of Visit Days.

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February

What do Pharmacists do anyway? And how can you get involved?

3 February 2021 16:30 - 17:30

Pharmacists help people - from making sure medicines are safe, to keeping people healthy, and from working with other healthcare professionals, to solving medicine-related problems!

You will also discover how you can apply to train to become a pharmacist, have the opportunity to ask questions about our course and Pharmacy as a career.

 

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Plan B

4 February 2021  16:30-17:30

This session will give you ideas for how to prepare an effective plan B, should you change your mind about your choices, or need to look at alternative course options.

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Plan B

4th February 2021  19:30-20:30

This session will give you ideas for how to prepare an effective plan B, should you change your mind about your choices, or need to look at alternative course options.

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What can birds, bees, ants and fish offer to engineering excellence?

10 February 2021 16:30 - 17:30

Engineers are being inspired by nature to find sustainable solutions to issues such as energy, clean water, health and well-being, the environment and urban development. 

As well as exploring "nature inspired" sustainable solutions, this session will discuss how applying (A-level) vectors and forces can be used to develop “natural tools” for seeking “best" solutions.

 

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University Applications and a Plan B

11th February 2021 16:30-18:00

Have you applied to university but now changed your mind about what course you would like to study? Have you applied and unfortunately been rejected from your choices? Are you still deciding if you want to apply to university? The University of Bradford Outreach and Recruitment team are here to support you with your next steps. This interactive session will provide information, advice and guidance to your situation and answer any questions you have about applying.

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Find out about our Mid-Yorkshire Nursing programme!

17 February 2021 19:00 - 20:00

Our academics and current students will provide insight into our Mid-Yorkshire Nursing programme and answer your questions. 

 

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From molecules to microbes, trees and oceans

24 February 2021 16:30 - 17:30

Do mushrooms live in the sea?  Does anything like to eat plastic? What can lasers tell us about art and drugs?  Can we learn anything about plant populations from their DNA?

An overview of the exciting ecology and environmental science research ongoing at Bradford, highlighting cutting edge techniques to study the molecular basis of life through to genes, microbes and ecosystems.

 

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Student Finance

25th February 2021  16:30-17:30

This session includes a summary of how the student finance system works and provides a chance to have your questions answered.

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Student Finance

25th February 2021  19:30-20:30

This session includes a summary of how the student finance system works and provides a chance to have your questions answered.

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March 2021

Accommodation Webinar

1 March 2021 13:00 - 14:00

Learn more about our award-winning, on-campus accommodation – The Green. The Green is made up of apartments and townhouses, both including spacious communal areas and wonderful outdoor spaces.

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Where can Chemistry take you?

3 March 2021 16:30 - 17:30

A look at some of the chemistry research Dr. Philip Drake has taken part in since graduating with a BSc in Chemistry, from cancer therapy to jet fighters, materials for space and the search for life on Mars.

 

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Student Finance for Health Courses

4th March 2021  16:30-17:30

This session includes a summary of how the student finance system works for health related courses and provided a chance to have your questions answered.

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Student Finance for Health Courses

4th March 2021  19:30-20:30

This session includes a summary of how the student finance system works for health related courses and provided a chance to have your questions answered.

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Plastic microinjection: moulding at a glance

10 March 2021 16:30 - 17:30

Plastic is part of our everyday life. Bradford is researching and developing plastics in areas such as dental components, micro implants and optics, energy harvesting devices and anticounterfeit technologies.

The work ranges from: a concept for a device that needs a full process specification to get it into the marketplace;  to an existing product requiring refinement or redesign to reduce cost, enhance functionality and be environmentally friendly.

 

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Internet Trolling: its prevalence and impact

17 March 2021 16:30 - 17:30

We will look at the rising phenomenon of internet trolling: What is it? Who does it? And how victims are affected by it?

 

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Attending Post Offer Visit Days and Selecting your Firm and Insurance Choice

11th March 2021  19:30-20:30

We know that there are lots of degrees to choose from, and lots of choice of where you can go to study them, which can make narrowing down your options to two, a firm and insurance choice, difficult for students and their families. This session will give you some great top tips about how to make the right choices and get the most out of Visit Days.

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Attending Post Offer Visit Days and Selecting your Firm and Insurance Choice

11th March 2021  16:30-17:30

We know that there are lots of degrees to choose from, and lots of choice of where you can go to study them, which can make narrowing down your options to two, a firm and insurance choice, difficult for students and their families. This session will give you some great top tips about how to make the right choices and get the most out of Visit Days.

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Student Q&A

18th March 2021  19:30-20:30

Meet some of our current students and find out why they chose their course and why they chose to study at Bradford. Hear a range of top tips, from things that are useful to your level 3 study now, to transitioning to university, and making the most out of your time at university.

Our student panel will give you the chance to ask questions, hear from students about their experiences moving away for university, and students living at home while going to university.

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Student Q&A

18th March 2021  16:30-17:30

Meet some of our current students and find out why they chose their course and why they chose to study at Bradford. Hear a range of top tips, from things that are useful to your level 3 study now, to transitioning to university, and making the most out of your time at university.

Our student panel will give you the chance to ask questions, hear from students about their experiences moving away for university, and students living at home while going to university.

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Can we save the planet with chemistry and computers?

24 March 2021 16:30 - 17:30

Global climate change, causing extreme weather conditions, is affecting millions of lives and will only get worse if we do not act urgently. Using cleaner fuels as our primary source of energy - hydrogen and solar energy - will have great impact on meeting zero-carbon targets and reversing some of the damages.

Our Materials Science Team share their approach to tackling this topical, important challenge.

 

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Why choose Bradford?

25th March 2021  19:30-20:30

This is your chance to learn more about what makes us unique, and find out about our specialist degree programmes and facilities.

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Why choose Bradford?

25th March 2021  16:30-17:30

This is your chance to learn more about what makes us unique, and find out about our specialist degree programmes and facilities.

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What keeps you sharp?

31 March 2021 16:30 - 17:30

Have you ever wondered how we measure thinking skills such as memory, attention and processing speed? How these thinking skills are influenced by age? Join this session for a hands-on experience completing some interesting tasks.

 

 

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April

Plan B

1st April 2021  16:30-17:30

This session will give you ideas for how to prepare an effective plan B, should you change your mind about your choices, or need to look at alternative course options.

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Plan B

1st April 2021  19:30-20:30

This session will give you ideas for how to prepare an effective plan B, should you change your mind about your choices, or need to look at alternative course options.

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Elastomers, Recycling and the Circular Economy

14 April 2021 16:30 - 17:30

Recycling and the move towards a circular economy is an increasing popular ideology. Yet complex materials such as mixed polymers and thermosets still require extra attention.

 

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May 2021

Accommodation Webinar

1 May 2021 13:00 - 14:00

Learn more about our award-winning, on-campus accommodation – The Green. The Green is made up of apartments and townhouses, both including spacious communal areas and wonderful outdoor spaces.

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How to make artificial organs and treat diseases

5 May 2021 16:30 - 17:30

What is the role of Biomedical Engineering? How to treat patients using stem cells.

 

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Personalised Therapeutics & Studying Pharmacy: Dancing in the Moonlight

10 May 2021 16:30 - 17:30

With the development of COVID-19 vaccines and the Nobel Prize awarded to scientists who discovered CRISPR, there is no better time to do science, than now!

This seminar will cover recent developments in genomics and personalised medicine.

 

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Employee Engagement in a Pandemic

12 May 2021 16:30 - 17:30

Drawing on research work from the School of Management we will look at how Covid-19, lockdowns and home-working have affected people's commitment and engagement in the workplace. One likely outcome of the pandemic is increased home working in the future, with these changes likely to be with us for some time.

 

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Fees, Finance and Scholarships

24 May 2021 10:00 - 11:00

Find out more about fees, finance and scholarship options at the University of Bradford.

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Tracking pathogen transmissions

19 May 2021 16:30 - 17:30

Over the past year we have heard a lot of terms like R number, herd immunity and more transmissible Covid variants. This webinar will walk you through these definitions and how epidemiology has progressed over the years.

 

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Law for Driverless Cars

26 May 2021 16:30 - 17:30

We will discuss the expansive use of driverless technology and the legal issues which are likely to emerge from that use.

 

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June

Developmental Disorders

16 June 2021 16:30 - 17:30

Developmental disorders are surprisingly common, affecting as many as 1 in 10 of the population. This not only affects the person with the condition, but also impacts on their family, the classroom, the work place and wider society.

Psychology helps us to understand developmental disorders and the implications for society.

 

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July

August 2021

Accommodation Webinar

5 August 2021 13:00 - 14:00

Learn more about our award-winning, on-campus accommodation – The Green. The Green is made up of apartments and townhouses, both including spacious communal areas and wonderful outdoor spaces.

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Study and revision skills

07 January 2021 16:30 - 17:30 

Top tips

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