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Postgraduate Open Days

Join us at our Master's Open Days for an opportunity to meet staff from your subject area, find out more about your chosen programme, chat with current students about their postgraduate experience and much more.

Our Master's Open Days are now finished for 2020, but for other ways to visit and to find out as soon as the next dates are announced, register your interest below.

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What to expect

Our Virtual Master's Open Days will give you the opportunity to get a feel for postgraduate life from the comfort of your own home.

Book your place for the chance to:

  • meet staff from your subject area
  • find out about your chosen programme
  • learn about funding options
  • seek admissions advice from our dedicated team
  • learn more about employability opportunities
  • discover how we'll support you
  • find out about student accommodation
  • learn about student life, our clubs and societies
  • talk to current students about their postgraduate experience

Once you've booked, we'll be in touch by email to give you access to all the on-demand information before you attend.

Live Subject Sessions

At our Virtual Open Days, you can attend live subject sessions where you'll have the opportunity to hear live from leading academics and ask questions about your course.

Use our table below to find out which live sessions will be taking place on which date.

You'll be able to select which subject session you're interested in when booking.

Subject SessionDate

Acoustical Engineering

Aeronautics and Astronautics

Biomedical Engineering

Business School: Accounting

Business School: Decision Analytics

Business School: Entrepreneurship and Digital Business

Chemical Engineering


Civil Engineering

Electronics and Computer Science

Marine and Maritime Engineering

Mechanical Engineering


Transportation Planning and Engineering

Tuesday 1 December


Art and Design: all programmes


Business School (all programmes excluding Accounting, Decision Analytics, Entrepreneurship and Digital Business, and Marketing)



Education and Teacher Training

English and Creative Writing


Gerontology, Global Ageing and Policy



Mathematical Sciences

Modern Languages and Linguistics



Politics and International Relations

Social Statistics, Demography and Global Health

Wednesday 2 December

Biological Sciences

Business School: Marketing

Energy and Sustainability

Geography and Environmental Science

Health Sciences (all programmes including post-qualifying and pre-registration)

Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

Ocean and Earth Sciences


Sociology and Social Policy

Thursday 3 December

Live Support Services chat

On each of our Virtual Master's Open Day dates, you'll have the opportunity to ask questions to our Support Services via the text chat service Unibuddy.

You'll be able to find out more about:

  • accommodation
  • sport and Wellbeing
  • admissions
  • visas
  • careers
  • our International Student Support

No need to book these sessions separately – once you’ve booked your place at the event you'll get access to these live chats too.

Accommodation video tours

Even though you aren’t able to come and see us in person at the moment, there’s still ways to explore our campuses and accommodation.

At our Virtual Master's Open Days, we’ll give you access to on demand video tours so you can look around and get a feel for the place.

Make sure you book your place for the chance to see:

  • 360° Accommodation tour videos
  • aerial tours of each of our academic campuses
  • informative videos from our Accommodation team about Applying for and Living in Halls Accommodation
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Explore our range of master's degrees and postgraduate courses.

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Southampton graduates can recieve a 10% discount on postgraduate fees.

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