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This page gives you information on Open Days, Teacher Training events, public lectures, concerts, art exhibitions and professional development events we host.


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upcoming Events

  •  Postgraduate teacher training information events
  •  Undergraduate open days
  •  Master's and PGCERT Senco open events

    Postgraduate teacher Training information  events

    Information events, covering all routes into teaching for Early Years, Primary and Secondary Postgraduate programmes.


    Although not an application requirement, we do recommend that all those wishing to apply for Initial Teacher Training attend one of these events where there is an opportunity to find out:

    • General information about training to become a teacher
    • Information about the School Direct and University PGCE programmes
    • Structure of courses
    • Entry requirements, deadlines and how to apply.



    Monday 4 November 2019 16.00 L24 G06
    Monday 2 December 2019 16.00 L24 GO6
    Monday 6 January 2020 16:00 L24 G06 Coming soon
    Monday 3 February 2020 16:00 L24 G06 Coming soon
    Monday 2 March 2020 16:00 L24 G06 Coming soon
    Monday 6 April 2020 16:00 L24 G06 Coming soon
    Monday 4 May 2020 16:00 L24 G06 Coming soon
    Monday 1 June 2020 16:00 L24 G06 Coming soon
    Monday 6 July 2020 16:00 L24 G06 Coming soon



These postgraduate-tailored events will give you a taste of master's study at the University of Reading.

  • Wednesday 13 November 2019
  • Wednesday 12 February 2020


Join us at one of our  master's and PGCert SENCo information evenings, which usually run from 16:00- 18:00.

  • Monday 27 January 2020
  • Monday 11 May 2020

If you wish to join an event or be placed on a list for future events, please email

Undergraduate Open Days

Come to our Undergraduate Open Days and explore our beautiful campus, meet students and lecturers from all our courses, see our accommodation, and enjoy talks and taster lectures.

  • Friday 19 June 2020
  • Saturday 20 June 2020 

British school of Kuwait talk

Monday 11November
12.30 to 1.30pm
5:00 to 6:00pm

London Road Campus Building L33 G12

  • Find out what teaching abroad entails
  • How to find an international school that supports and accredits NQTs
  • What to look for in a school
  • Conditions of employment and living
  • Teaching conditions
  •  Salary and benefits
  • How interviews are conducted
  • What questions to ask
  • Hear from former University of Reading RPTs are getting on at BSK.

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