Congratulations on receiving your invitation to our unforgettable exclusive event for UCFB applicants.

You will hear from our best-in-class executive guest speakers and take part in a practical academic session specific to your chosen degree programme. This will enable you to experience what it is really like to study the unique degree programmes at UCFB and meet some of your future classmates.

As well as being able to look around the state-of-the-art facilities that you’ll use during your time with us, a number of academic and UCFB staff will be on hand to answer any questions you may have. These include student services, learning support, student finance and accommodation.

BOOK YOUR PLACE TODAY

For more information on the specifics of your event, please click on the campus that you have applied to below. We look forward to welcoming you at our event soon.

Experience a day in the life of a UCFB Wembley student, sign up for an Applicant Taster Day today.

UCFB Wembley dates+

Wednesday 24th January 2018 – AM

  • BA (Hons) Football Business & Media
  • BA (Hons) Multimedia Sports Journalism
  • BA (Hons) Sports Business & Sports Broadcasting

Wednesday 24th January 2018 – PM

  • BA (Hons) Physical Education
  • BA (Hons) Football Coaching & Management
  • BA (Hons) Sports Business & Coaching

Saturday 3rd February 2018 – AM

  • BA (Hons) International Football Business
  • BA (Hons) Football Business & Marketing
  • BA (Hons) Football Business & Finance

Saturday 3rd February 2018 – PM

  • BA (Hons) Sports Business & Sports Law
  • BSc (Hons) Sports Psychology
  • BA (Hons) Stadium & Events Management

BOOK NOW

FAQs+

Q. Can I attend more than one Taster Day?

A. Yes, if you have applied to more than one degree programme at UCFB you can attend multiple Taster Days to help you make an decision.

Q. What should I do if I can’t attend any of the Taster Day dates listed on the website?

If you cannot attend any of the Taster Day dates currently listed on our website, then don’t worry as we have plenty of other opportunities throughout the year for you to visit UCFB. Please keep an eye on our website over the coming months for Open Day dates. Otherwise, if you would like to arrange a one to one visit with one of our Future Students team at either of our campuses, then please contact studentenquiries@ucfb.com.

Q. Will I be there all day?

No, you will not need to be there all day. The UCFB Taster Days will run at the following times:

Morning session: 9.30am-1.45pm

Afternoon session: 2pm-5.45pm**

** Please note that the Sports Business & Coaching and Football Coaching & Management degrees will finish at approx. 6.30pm.

Q. Where do I register on the day?

B2 Club Wembley Reception, Wembley Stadium.

Q. Can you give me directions please?

Please find the UCFB Wembley map here.

You will also find the directions to the stadium attached within your confirmation email.

Q. How do I get there on public transport?

Please make your way to the Club Wembley main entrance, as shown on the map.

Access from Wembley Park station

As you approach Wembley Stadium along Olympic Way, remain at street level and walk under the pedestrian walkway. Straight in front of you is the Club Wembley main entrance.

Access from Wembley Stadium and Wembley Central stations

From Wembley Central, turn right out of the station and walk down the High Road. Turn left at the triangle, towards Wembley Stadium station. Cross White Horse Bridge and turn left onto Wembley Park Boulevard, and follow the path in front of the London Designer Outlet. Once you reach Wembley Arena on your left, turn right and walk under the pedestrian walk way. The Club Wembley main entrance is at the top of this road.

Access by car

Make your way to the Stadium and follow signs for the Yellow Car Park off Engineers Way. Postcode – HA9 0EG.

Access from the Yellow Car Park

Exit the car park on foot onto Engineers Way. Turn right and walk along the road until you reach the zebra crossing. Cross the road and turn left on Olympic Way. The Club Wembley main entrance is at the top of this road.

Q. How many guests can I bring?

You can bring a maximum of two guests on the day. Please state the name of the guests you intend to bring on your booking form.

Q. How do I cancel/rebook?

If you wish to cancel your UCFB Taster Day booking or rebook for a new date, please email events@ucfb.com.

Q. Who do I email if I can’t make it?

If you can no longer make it on the day, please email events@ucfb.com and a member of our events team will get back in touch with you.

Q. Who will be there on the day?

The UCFB Taster Day event will give you the chance to experience the day in the life of a UCFB student at one of our world-class campuses. It will consist of a sample academic session with an academic from your chosen degree programme, a tour of your chosen campus, a chance to view our student accommodation and the exciting opportunity to hear from a very special guest speaker from the football and sport industry. We will also have experts ready to answer questions in the following areas: admission; student finance; scholarships and bursaries; accommodation; students’ union; athletic union; learning support; student services and employability and careers in sport.

Q. Will I have to pay for parking?

Parking is free on the day. Please make sure you include the vehicle registration number and vehicle model on your booking form if you wish to park on the day.

Q. Where do I park?

Yellow Car Park on Engineers Way.

Please note vehicle registrations can only be validated if they are registered at least 24 hours before the event. You can email your vehicle registration and vehicle make to events@ucfb.com.

Q. Will I have a guide for the day?

UCFB staff will be on hand throughout the day to make sure you find your way round the stadium and help you follow the schedule of events.

Q. Is there an accommodation tour?

Grand Felda House, our accommodation provider for 2018 can, be viewed any time before or after the Taster Day. Please just drop in at the following address to view a room:

Grand Felda House
Empire Way
Wembley
HA9 0EF

Q. Is there a wider facilities tour?

Yes, there will be opportunity on the day to look at the wider campus facilities including classrooms and the library.

Q. I booked my place on the UCFB Taster Day a while ago, am I still booked on? How can I check?

If you received a confirmation email from us, then your place is booked. However, if you would like to check for any reason, please contact events@ucfb.com and we’ll be able to confirm your booking for you.

Q. My guests have changed, how do I let you know?

If your guest names change, please email events@ucfb.com who will be able to update your booking.

Q. Will I require ID?

All attendees, including their guests, will be asked to provide a form of ID, for example a driving licence, passport or bank card, during the registration process on the day. Bag checks will also be carried out for security reasons.

Experience a day in the life of a UCFB Etihad Campus student, sign up for an Applicant Taster Day today.

UCFB Etihad Campus dates+

Friday 26th January 2018 – AM

  • BA (Hons) Football Business & Media
  • BA (Hons) Multimedia Sports Journalism

Friday 26th January 2018 – PM

  • BA (Hons) Football Coaching & Management
  • BA (Hons) Sports Business & Coaching
  • BA (Hons) Physical Education

Friday 23rd February 2018 – AM

  • BA (Hons) International Football Business
  • BA (Hons) Football Business & Marketing
  • BA (Hons) Football Business & Finance

Friday 27th April 2018 – 12.30pm Start time

  • BA (Hons) Football Coaching & Talent Development

BOOK NOW

FAQs+

Q. Can I attend more than one Taster Day?

A. Yes, if you have applied to more than one degree programme at UCFB you can attend multiple Taster Days to help you make an decision.

Q. What should I do if I can’t attend any of the Taster Day dates listed on the website?

If you cannot attend any of the Taster Day dates currently listed on our website, then don’t worry as we have plenty of other opportunities throughout the year for you to visit UCFB. Please keep an eye on our website over the coming months for Open Day dates. Otherwise, if you would like to arrange a one to one visit with one of our Future Students team at either of our campuses, then please contact studentenquiries@ucfb.com.

Q. Will I be there all day?

No, you will not need to be there all day. The UCFB Taster Days will run at the following times:

Morning session: 9.30am-1.45pm

Afternoon session: 2pm-5.45pm

Please note that the Football Coaching & Talent Development degree will start at 12.30pm and finish at approximately 5pm.

Q. Where do I register on the day?

East Stand Reception, Etihad Stadium.

Q. Can you give me directions please?

Please find the UCFB Etihad Campus map here.

You will also find the directions to the stadium attached within your confirmation email.

Q. How do I get there on public transport?

Access by car

All Taster Day attendees should drive at the Etihad Campus via Gate 7 on Ashton New Road (A662) and park in the Grey Car Park.

Our reception is located at the East Stand entrance (entrance F). South Stand car parking is complimentary for our guests.

Access by tram

The Metrolink tram system is also a great way of accessing the Etihad Stadium. Please board the Ashton-under-Lyne or Etihad Campus routes. The journey takes approximately 11 minutes from Piccadilly station and then reception is a short walk from the tram stop.

For more details on this please visit the Metrolink website.

Q. How many guests can I bring?

You can bring a maximum of two guests on the day. Please state the name of the guests you intend to bring on your booking form.

Q. How do I cancel/rebook?

If you wish to cancel your UCFB Taster Day booking or rebook for a new date, please email events@ucfb.com.

Q. Who do I email if I can’t make it?

If you can no longer make it on the day, please email events@ucfb.com and a member of our events team will get back in touch with you.

Q. Who will be there on the day?

The UCFB Taster Day event will give you the chance to experience the day in the life of a UCFB student at one of our world-class campuses. It will consist of a sample academic session with an academic from your chosen degree programme, a tour of your chosen campus, a chance to view our student accommodation and the exciting opportunity to hear from a very special guest speaker from the football and sport industry. We will also have experts ready to answer questions in the following areas: admission; student finance; scholarships and bursaries; accommodation; students’ union; athletic union; learning support; student services and employability and careers in sport.

Q. Will I have to pay for parking?

Parking is free on the day. Please make sure you include the vehicle registration number and vehicle model on your booking form if you wish to park on the day.

Q. Where do I park?

Yellow Car Park on Engineers Way.

Please note vehicle registrations can only be validated if they are registered at least 24 hours before the event. You can email your vehicle registration and vehicle make to events@ucfb.com.

Q. Will I have a guide for the day?

UCFB staff will be on hand throughout the day to make sure you find your way round the stadium and help you follow the schedule of events.

Q. Is there an accommodation tour?

Piccadilly Point, our accommodation provider for 2018 can, be viewed any time before or after the Taster Day. Please just drop in at the following address to view a room:

Piccadilly Point
23 Berry Street
Manchester
M1 2AD

Q. Is there a wider facilities tour?

Yes, there will be opportunity on the day to look at the wider campus facilities including classrooms and the library.

Q. I booked my place on the UCFB Taster Day a while ago, am I still booked on? How can I check?

If you received a confirmation email from us, then your place is booked. However, if you would like to check for any reason, please contact events@ucfb.com and we’ll be able to confirm your booking for you.

Q. My guests have changed, how do I let you know?

If your guest names change, please email events@ucfb.com who will be able to update your booking.

Q. Will I require ID?

All attendees, including their guests, will be asked to provide a form of ID, for example a driving licence, passport or bank card, during the registration process on the day. Bag checks will also be carried out for security reasons.