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Open Days

Our Open Days are designed to let you experience what being a student at The Sheffield College is like and to help you plan your career journey.

In 2022, our Open Days will be sector-specific and will concentrate on the careers available in those sectors, ensuring our students are supported into the roles they're striving for.

Sector-specific Open Days 2022

In 2022, we will be hosting a number of sector-specific open days. These open days are designed to help you plan a specific route into the career that you want.

Dates for your diary (all events 4pm - 7pm)

Wednesday 27th April 2022 - Creative and Design industries

(includes: design and visual arts, games development, performing arts, music, photography, media, journalism)

What to expect at a sector-specific Open Day?

Our sector-specific Open Days are a series of exciting new events which will help you plan a clear route into the careers that you are most interested in.

We will be talking to you about all of the amazing career opportunities that are available after studying with us, which qualifications you will need to achieve your career goals and the support that we will provide you with to help you be successful!

At each event, you will have the opportunity to:

  • tour our facilities to discover where you'll be learning, the equipment that you'll be using and how these will prepare you for your career
  • take part in interactive taster activities to give you a flavour of what you'd be doing when you study with us
  • watch live demonstrations or student lessons to see how we will develop your skills 
  • speak to our employer partners about how we work with them to create opportunities for students to gain work experience in real working environments
  • talk to our Tutors and Careers Advice Team about career routes, what to study to make sure you have the right qualifications to apply for jobs and what qualifications you need to start with us

Also available on the night:

  • submit an application with support from our Admissions Team
  • find out about the support we provide all of our students with
  • check whether you may be eligible for financial support

Each event will cover all types of study, including Adult, Access to University Level, Apprenticeships, Study Programmes for school leavers and University Level.

If you have any questions about our upcoming sector-specific Open Days, please contact:

  • T: 0114 260 2600
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Virtual Open Days

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, our previous Open Days were held virtually and are still available for you to access.

Just like visiting one of our campuses, our Virtual Open Days will give you the chance to:

  • collect a prospectus
  • talk to us about student support and finances
  • check out our facilities using Google 360 tours
  • discover more about our study programmes
  • get support with applications and careers advice
  • find out how to submit an application 

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