Warm Up Webinars


We will be running two free pre-event webinars in the weeks leading up to the April 27 virtual event to introduce you to the Russell Group.The webinars will be recorded and uploaded to StudentStream so you can view them on-demand.

Why Study at a Russell Group University, A Students’ Perspective

Wednesday 20 April 12.30 - 14.00

Join a panel of current students as they share detailed advice and insights into what life at a Russell Group university is really like and why you should consider it.

Whether you are still considering if university is the right option for you, or if you have already applied, this session is not to be missed. Get your questions ready!

Panelists: Current students at University of Edinburgh, University of Exeter, Newcastle University, Oxford University, Queen Mary University, University of Sheffield, and University of York


Why Study at a Russell Group University, with RG Director of Policy Sarah Stevens

Monday 25 April 16:30 - 18:00

The Russell Group’s 24 members are world-class, research-intensive universities. They share some distinctive characteristics, but they are unique institutions, each with their own history, ethos and course offering. However, with an abundance of choices out there, why choose to study at a Russell Group university?

Join The Russell Group Director of Policy Sarah Stevens and our panel of five universities as they discuss what it means to study at a Russell Group university, and why it might be the right choice for you.

Panelists: Russell Group's Sarah Stevens and Cardiff University, University of Glasgow, University of Liverpool, University of Southampton, and University of Warwick