School of Physical Sciences

Information for Schools


We are now fully booked for the academic year 2013-2014 and are unable to take any more bookings for schools outreach. We do however have some events on campus that schools can still book onto.

Chemistry Taster Days

Monday 30th June, Wednesday 2nd July and Friday 4th July: University Chemistry taster days; University taster events for year 12 Chemistry A-level students. Schools are invited to bring up to 6 students to the University to experience undergraduate lectures and lab based activities with an insight into research carried out within the school. For more information contact science@kent.ac.uk

Physics Taster Days

Wednesday 9th July, Tuesday 15th July and Wednesday 16th July: University Physics taster days; University taster events for year 12 Physics A-level students. Schools are invited to bring up to 6 students to the University to experience undergraduate lectures and lab based activities with an insight into research carried out within the school. For more information contact science@kent.ac.uk

Space School

2nd -3rd August for 11-14 year olds and 9th-10th August for 15-18 year olds: Space School; A residential weekend exploring many areas of Astronomy, Astrophysics and Space Science http://astro.kent.ac.uk/mds/Spaceschool/index.html

If you are interested in a mobile planetarium visiting your school please try the British Association for Planetaria which has a list of all local planetaria available near you http://www.planetarium.org.uk/


For further information about undergraduate and postgraduate courses or UCAS/Open days please contact us.

School of Physical Sciences, Ingram Building, University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7NH

Enquiries: email us

Last Updated: 13/05/2014