Virtual Open Day

Welcome to #UniAsItShouldBe

The University of Bolton is pleased to be able to welcome you to our latest virtual open day. We’re sorry we can’t meet you in person, but we are confident that you will be able to find out everything you need to know about our award-winning University to help you make your decision.

Here you will find a collection of videos, downloads and live (or recorded) video streams from our talented staff. You can even chat with some of our students and find out why the University of Bolton was voted #1 for Student Satisfaction in the North West* for three years running!

If you need help, or have any questions, please visit our Virtual Information Desk. If you can’t attend this Open Day, don’t worry – we have more planned:

  • Thursday 7 January 2021

Book your place now

*Complete University Guide 2021, 2020, 2019

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Welcome Presentation

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Funding Presentation

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How to Attend Our Virtual Open Day

We’ve made it as easy as possible for you to attend our virtual open days. All you have to do is book onto the date you are interested in attending, you will then receive access links and passwords via email to join the scheduled presentations.

There will also be an online chat service available from 1 PM until 2 PM. Through this service you will be able to connect with academic, support and student ambassador teams. Book your chat with a team member using the links here.

We are really glad that you will be joining us at the virtual open day and we hope we will be able to welcome you onto the campus in the future. In fact, did you know we have places available for a January start for Undergraduate and Postgraduate studies?

Don’t miss out! Download the Presentation Schedule here:

Download the Undergraduate Open Day Schedule

Download the Postgraduate Open Day Schedule

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Download our course guides

View The Live Streams

To view the live streams, please book your place at the open day for the subject you are interested in. After booking you will receive an email with relevant links and passwords to join in to presentations and online chats.

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The University of Bolton is dedicated to putting the student first, and we are proud of the supportive learning environment this attitude has helped us to cultivate. There is a reason that our students voted us No.1 for Student Satisfaction in the North West* for three years in a row!

To find out more about our award-winning services and our multi-million pound investments in the campus click through the tabs above. You will be able to download literature, watch videos and see some of our fantastic facilities.

Discover #UniAsItShouldBe at the University of Bolton.

*Complete University Guide 2021, 2020, 2019

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  • Careers and Employability Team
    • At the University of Bolton we offer you more than just careers advice. We are dedicated to helping you find the right career path for you and will help you with every step of that journey. We can also help with networking and self-employment opportunities!
    • Find out more about the Careers and Employability Team at the University of Bolton
  • Employability Checklist
    • The Careers and Employability Team is always looking to develop tools to help students prepare for their future. The Employability Checklist was created to help students rate their preparedness for the job market.
    • Download your copy here
  • Careers Service – Employability Planning
    • Prepare for your future job from day one at University with this planning tool created by the Careers and Employability Team. It details the steps you can take in each year of study, either independently or with the support of the Careers and Employability Team.
    • Download your copy here
  • The Bolton Award
    • The Bolton Award is our flagship employability award designed to give you the work experience and skills that all employers crave. Any University of Bolton student can earn the award and has up until their graduation to complete it.
    • Find out more here
  • Scholarships and Bursaries
    • The University of Bolton is proud to be able to offer our students a comprehensive financial support service. See the full range of scholarships and bursaries you may be eligible to apply for. We also have compiled a useful guide for both Undergraduate Students and Postgraduate Students to download. This includes contact information for the different funding bodies you may be eligible to receive funding from.
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  • As the #2 University for Social Inclusion* in the UK, we are proud to offer a wide range of student support services from our award winning student services team. Here you can find a selection of guides and forms that you may find useful
    • *The Times and Sunday Time Good University Guide 2021
  • Disability Support - Download our leaflet to find out more about the types of support available at the University of Bolton.
  • Application for Student Support – This form is specifically for students undergoing an assessment for a Specific Learning Difficulty.
  • Consent form – This form is to allow the Disability Service certain consents.
  • DSA Evidence Form – This is the form you need your GP or medical professional to complete in order to support your request for Disabled Students’ Allowances.
  • DSA Full Form – This is the full application form to request Disabled Students’ Allowances
  • DSA Slim form – This is the slim application form to request Disabled Students’ Allowances
  • Procedure for testing learning difficulties – A step by step guide to arrange a diagnostic assessment
International Students
  • The Peter Marsh Library is designed to help you learn by accessing services and resources in whatever way and at a time that suits you best. From 24/7 opening hours during semesters 1 and 2, extensive group and individual study facilities to comprehensive online resources.

Admissions And Eligibility Queries

We are here to support you every step of the way, our Admissions team are on hand today to answer your questions about making an application. They can also go through your qualifications to determine your eligibility. You might find it useful to check your qualifications on the UCAS calculator.

Remember, you don’t need to wait for September to start your learning journey at the University of Bolton. We have places available for a January start on many courses – chat with us today to see if your chosen course is one of them!

To connect with an advisor please click here to chat with our staff.




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