University of Dundee upcoming events

I am pleased to inform you that the University of Dundee has a number of upcoming events and initiatives this month which may be of interest to your students.

All University of Dundee virtual events can be found Virtual Parent and Pupil Information Evening (Scotland) – 1st October, 6.30pm The University of Dundee is running a virtual Parent and Pupil Information Evening on Thursday 1st October to provide insight into insight into the University, Admissions and Student life for prospective Scottish students and Parents. Katy Scott, Head of Admissions and Applicant Experience will be on hand to answer questions and current students will also provide an insight.

• Information on applying through UCAS and Admissions Q&A

• Overview on Student life/ Why Dundee?

Open Days The University of Dundee will be hosting an online open day on Saturday the 26th of September. Bookings can be made by clicking the following link.

This virtual event will give students, advisers and parents the opportunity to engage with our academic staff, welcoming students and world class facilities all from the comfort of their own homes!

Study in Scotland Webinar Series The University of Dundee will also be taking part in a collaborative Study in Scotland webinar series on the 6th October 2020.

At the following times:

• 13:00 – 14:00

• 19:00 – 20:00 (just prior to RUK Parent and Pupil Information evening detailed above)

Students are welcome to attend whatever time slot suits them best, the content for both sessions will be identical. These webinars, run in collaboration with 15 other Scottish universities will provide insight into applying to university in Scotland, including advice and guidance on the UCAS process, insight into student life, tips for crafting a personal statement and much, much more. Your students can sign up for these webinars using this link Sign Up Here –

Online Event – Accountancy

Ernst & Young – Accountancy

Ernst & Young are offering an online event on 16th September, 4pm – 5pm for all S5 and S6 pupils.

Please see details below:

EY Webinar Details:

• £40 billion accountancy and professional services firm

• Fast Track offers for all attendees on the webinar when you select Young Professionals on your application under the partnerships tab!

• S5 paid Summer 2021 Work Experience & S6 Degree Apprenticeship Opportunities

• Bring your parents along to watch too so they can find out what it could be like for you working in one of the biggest companies in the world!

• Starting salaries for apprentices are in the region of £20,000


Please follow the link to book on and confirm your spot!

Apprenticeship Opportunity

Bell Painting and Building Maintenance have 4 exciting opportunities for a young person aged 16 – 24 to join their team as a painting and decorating apprentice. Should you be interested please forward your CV to the following email address,, by Friday the 25th of September in order to be considered for one of these places.

If you require any help then please speak to your Guidance teacher.