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Education Liaison and Outreach events

Virtual events for students and teachers

Whilst we really miss visiting schools and hosting events on our campus, we’ve brought our events and workshops online to help support your students through the pandemic.

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  • Live events for teachers and advisers

Lunchtime Learning

Join our new Lunchtime Learning series for teachers and careers advisors, running every fortnight on Wednesdays at 1-2pm.

Every session, we’ll be inviting different experts to join our team and discuss a range of useful topics, from how to meet your Gatsby Benchmarks, to navigating the latest changes to UCAS applications.

You’ll be able to chat with our team and other teachers to share expertise and best practice and will get the latest advice on how to support your students going to university and beyond.

Meet your Gatsby Benchmarks with MDX

Wednesday 13 October 1pm-2pm

Welcome to our first Lunchtime Learning session! We’ll be kicking off the series with a quick meet and greet, followed by a short discussion on how our Education Liaison team can help your school meet its Gatsby Benchmarks. Live Q&A included.

Book your place on our Gatsby Benchmark session

UCAS applications 2022: what’s new

Wednesday 20 October 1pm-2pm

You may have heard that UCAS is changing its application process for 2022. Our team will guide you through the key changes, and how to help your students navigate the new platform. Got any questions? Ask us in a live Q&A.

Book your place on our UCAS session

Personal Statement Support

Wednesday 3 November 1pm-2pm

Do your students need help with their personal statement? Join our session to find out how our team can support you and your students. We’ll also be inviting you to take part in a wider discussion about what resources your students need to write a great statement.

Book your place on our Personal Statement session

Nursing and Midwifery: preparing for interviews

Wednesday 10 November 1pm-2pm

This subject-specific session is aimed at Health and Social Care teachers who are starting to prepare their students for a Nursing or Midwifery interview. We’ll be inviting our guest Nurse Admissions Tutor to answer your key questions and share our popular resources. Live Q&A included.

Book your place on our Nursing and Midwifery session

Apprenticeships: Pros and Cons

Wednesday 24 November 1pm-2pm

There has been a surge of interest in degree apprenticeships from students in the past few years, but what are the pros and cons? We’ll share our insights into degree apprenticeships versus a traditional degree, as well as answers to the most commonly asked questions by students.

Book your place on our Apprenticeships session

Completing the Disabled Student Allowance Assessment (DSA)

Wednesday 8 December 1pm-2pm

If your students are eligible for the Disabled Student Allowance (DSA), they may need help with the application. Our DSA advisor will be on hand to answer your questions, and so you can help your students to access the best available support. Live Q&A included.

Book your place on our DSA session

  • Our YouTube Channel

Videos for Teachers

We're here to help you support your students. Our recorded Live Streams are packed with useful advice for teachers and advisors, and cover a range of helpful topics. including

  • Preparing your students for applying to university
  • How to support your students on Results Day
  • Admissions in a changing landscape

You can watch these short 30-minute videos on our YouTube channel

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Videos for Students

If you didn't catch our previous live events, don't worry! We record our sessions so you can watch back later at a time that suits you. Catch up on our YouTube channel., where you'll also find our easy 5-minute workshops on a range of topics, including:

  • How to write a personal statement
  • How to apply through UCAS
  • Tips for studying remotely

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  • Lectures On Demand

What's it like to be a student at university?

You can watch our lectures on demand to find out! Choose from a range of subjects, get a taste of being an MDX student and meet our industry-leading lecturers:

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