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Engaging prospective postgraduates; approaches across the sector

Join us on Wednesday 8 December, 10:00AM GMT for a panel discussion with four UK universities on what postgraduate outreach & recruitment looks like in 2021/22.

To book your free place, select Signup/Login in the top right-hand corner of the page, then login using the access email you'll receive, select the November webinar and click 'Book Now'.

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10:00AM GMT | Engaging prospective postgraduates; approaches across the sector
Presented by Jonathan Atkinson, University of Liverpool; Jack Clare, University of Wolverhampton; Jen Barton, Durham University; Elliot Newstead, University of Leicester; Jamie Graney, University of Liverpool.

In this session, we will discuss five key topics and answer your burning questions about our experiences & plans when it comes to engaging with students considering Postgraduate Taught, MRes & Research options. You will learn about:

• Convincing that your institution is the one for them!
• Supporting transition to PG study and how to support applicants
• How we, as a sector, can collaboratively support students into postgraduate study
• The importance of existing and prospective student voice and opinion in shaping practice and policy

Meet the speakers

Jonathan Atkinson
UK Chair, HELOA
Hybrid Recruitment & Events Manager, University of Liverpool

Jonathan has worked in HE for eight years from assistant to manager across UK undergraduate and postgraduate outreach, recruitment and events.

Jack Clare
Head of UK Recruitment, University of Wolverhampton

Jack Clare is Head of UK Recruitment at the University of Wolverhampton, and oversees the coordination and delivery of both internal and external postgraduate recruitment events for both enquirers and applicants and assigned nurturing initiatives.

Jen Barton
Student Recruitment Manager, Durham University

Jen has worked in HE from 2004, with three years of experience in PG management, including the recruitment of postgraduate students, organising internal and attending external physical and virtual postgraduate recruitment events and managing a team of postgraduate ambassadors.

Elliot Newstead
Head of UK Student Recruitment and Outreach, University of Leicester

Elliot is responsible for the recruitment of postgraduate students from the UK to Leicester through the delivery of physical and virtual events both on and off campus.

Jamie Graney
Student Recruitment Officer, University of Liverpool

Jamie completed his undergraduate and postgraduate degrees at Lancaster University, and now leads the outbound PG Recruitment activities for the University of Liverpool’s Student Recruitment Team.

We would love for you to join us on Wednesday 8 December! The webinar is open to all and is designed to offer valuable takeaways that you, your team and department can implement. Don't forget to book your place! To do this, select Signup/Login in the top right hand corner of the page, then login using the access email you'll receive, select the December webinar and click 'Book Now'.

Can't make it? Book your place and we'll send you the recording after the webinar.

If you have any questions about our upcoming webinar, please get in touch with our dedicated Events Team at [email protected].

08 December 2021 10:00am - 10:45am GMT