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Our pre-16 activities and resources will support your students in exploring science, technology, engineering and mathematics subjects, encourage them to continue their studies at GCSE, BTEC, A Level and beyond, and get them thinking about the future.

Outreach Activities for pre-16 students

Student Ambassador Talks

Our specially trained undergraduate students will talk about their journeys and inspire your students to progress in STEM at GCSE, BTEC, A Level and beyond!

Medicine – Not Just Medics

The subject of Medicine interests many students, however they won’t all become doctors. Teams of scientists, engineers and mathematicians work alongside medical doctors, helping them to understand the spread of disease, discover better treatments and cures, and develop technology to aid more accurate diagnosis and treatment.

E is for Engineering

E is for Engineering is a programme for girls in West Yorkshire schools, introducing them to engineering as a subject and potential future career. Students will join the programme in Y7 and stay in the programme until Y10, during this time they will take part in a variety of workshops and have the opportunity to meet industry professionals and academics from the University of Leeds.

Designed by Engineers

Designed for life is a series of workshops created for KS4 design technology students in West Yorkshire.

Discover Food Science

Discover food science is an outreach programme for Y10 students who are interested in science and its practical application to the food science industry. This programme is for school groups only, click the link to find out more.

Discover Geography at Leeds

Discover geography at Leeds is an outreach programme for Y8 students who are interested in geography and science, and want to take part in some practical environmental science based research This programme is for school groups only, click the link to find out more.

Studying at Leeds

Our digital outreach hub

Discover our programme of talks, webinars and study resources that provide information, advice and guidance to help you through each step of your journey towards becoming a university student.