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Taster Days and Subject Conferences

Taster Days

Taster Days give Year 12 and mature students the opportunity to find out about subjects they could study and the careers to which they might lead. You'll take part in three mini-lectures, meet our staff and students, hear about student life and tour our campus.

Taster Days take place in March each year. Online bookings open in spring.

Subject Conferences

Subject Conferences give Year 12 and mature students the chance to explore a particular subject in depth and have a taste of what it is like to study at York. The day includes lectures, some practical workshops, a campus tour and the opportunity to talk to staff and current students.

Upcoming events

We don't have any events planned at the moment. Why not come to an Open Day or campus tour instead?

Who to contact

Please note: A Subject Taster Day is not a university-wide Open Day. Subject conferences are an insight into the subject areas and students will not necessarily get to visit facilities associated with their subject. Taster Days are solely for students or school/college groups - family members will not be able to participate in the programme.