Seminari @ Fiera Study in the UK, 2017

Sabato 25 febbraio 2017 -
10:00 a 18:00

Vieni alla Fiera Study in the UK, a Milano!

E' un'opportunità unica di incontrare Istituti educativi britannici e di partecipare a molti seminari (gratuiti) sullo studio e la vita accademica in UK.

Seminari:

SALA MANZONI:

10:30-11:00 - Study in Wales, Lower fees for EU students
This seminar provides information about the benefits of studying in Wales including the low cost of living and lower fees for EU students.  Italian students starting their undergraduate studies in Wales in 2017/18 will benefit from the Welsh Tuition Fee Grant and the Tuition Fee Loan.
Jo Scaplehorn, University of South Wales.

11:15-11:45 - How to apply for an undergraduate course in the UK through UCAS
This session will provide advice on how to choose your course, when you need to apply, and how to make a strong application. The entire application cycle will be covered, from initial research to having your place confirmed, with the opportunity to ask questions.
James Durant, UCAS.

12:00-12:30 - Become a global business leader by studying business at Newcastle University
Newcastle University is a world top-200 University (Times Higher World University Rankings 2016-17) and a founder member of the prestigious Russel Group of Universities. Our Business School is one of only 1% of business schools worldwide to be awarded Triple-accreditation (AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS). We offer a range of business degrees at undergraduate and postgraduate level at our campuses in Newcastle and London. Find out how a Newcastle University business degree will help you become a global business leader.
Dominic Gordon, Newcastle University London.

12:45-13:15 - Why, When and How to apply for a UK University
Application procedure and Language Certification.
Jane Hoatson, British Council.

14:00-14:30 - Opportunities for internships and placements while studying a degree in a UK university
In a very competitive work environment placement and internships are very important as they give students the experience they need in their related area. The presentation will analyse the opportunities of placements, how students can get a placement and what are the advantages.
Salvatore Genovese, Anglia Ruskin University.

14:45-15:15 - Why study in the UK and Essex?
Looking at the benefits of studying in the UK and obtaining a highly recognised British qualification. Including how to apply and information on the University of Essex.
Rachael Sams, University of Essex.

15:30-16:00 - Why, When and How to apply for a UK University
Application procedure and Language Certification
Jane Hoatson, British Council.

16:15-16:45 - An Overview of the IELTS exam
Content, Assessment and Preparation.
Margaret Fowler, British Council.

17:00-17:30 - Why, When and How to apply for a UK University
Application procedure and Language Certification
Jane Hoatson, British Council.

SALA FOSCOLO

10:45-11:15 - An Overview of the IELTS exam
Content, Assessment and Preparation.
Margaret Fowler, British Council.

11:30-12:00 - The Power of Education - Why a British Boarding School?
A great education can change your life but are we preparing our children for a changing world? What are the qualities that a British Boarding School gives your child, other than great academic qualifications? How do we measure these qualities and how do they open the door to top universities around the world?
Nick Pettingale, Ellesmere College.

12:15-12:45 - A journey through life in the UK
Vittoria Stefanello, TutorYou.

13:30-14:00 - How to build a portfolio for creative subjects
The portfolio is often one of the most integral parts of the application process for creative subjects. At UCA, we can offer support and advice on how to create a portfolio that best suits your chosen course.
Tom Morgan, University for the Creative Arts.

14:15-14:45 - An Overview of the IELTS exam
Content, Assessment and Preparation.
Margaret Fowler, British Council.

15:00-15:30 - Five ways to stand out as a Business graduate
Every year, thousands of students graduate with a degree in Business. Find out how to make the most of your university experience and stand out against other graduates to launch your dream career.
Carmel Lawless, Northumbria University, Newcastle.

15:45-16:15 - Study in London for A Bachelor's degree in Global Business Management
The seminar will cover the real business experience students can get from a UK university with an emphasis on our BA Business Management and MBA Business Management at our London campus. These courses offer mandatory professional experience (through internships or consultancy project) and a real hands on approach offered by professionals coming to the classroom and deep links with companies in London, the UK and abroad.
Cesar Peluso, Coventry University.

16:30-17:00 - Should economists be concerned about happiness?
In recent times economists have engaged in reviewing the traditional measures of a nation’s well-being. Should economists be concerned about wealth and income, or should they rather focus on people’s happiness? This seminar will explore these questions, and discuss an application of Happiness Economics to the problem of unemployment in the labour market. Participants will also have the opportunity to familiarise with the principles of Behavioural Economics and Experimental Economics, which are research fields where the School of Economics at UEA has established worldwide reputation of excellence.
Dr Fabio Arico, University of East Anglia (UEA).

17:15-17:45 - A journey through life in the UK
Vittoria Stefanello, TutorYou.