Open Days

Barrow-in-Furness Open Evening 21st November 2023

Discover our new range of degree courses in the following subject areas • Advanced Manufacturing • Business Management • Computer Science

21 Nov 2023 - 21 Nov 2023

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Event Overview

Choosing the right university for you can be a tough decision. Your time at university is a life-changing opportunity where you make unforgettable memories with lifelong friends and kick-start your future career! If you are still undecided nothing will help you make your mind up more than attending an Open Day and experiencing first-hand what we offer.

We are excited to launch our new range of degree courses at Barrow-In Furness, starting in September 2024.  During our open evening, we will introduce you to the University of Cumbria and our exciting plans to launch our new degree course provision in the area. Our expert academic staff will be available to chat with you one-on-one about your course of interest and answer any questions that you may have. Our friendly support teams can also talk you through the UCAS application and student finance process.

Complimentary refreshments will also be provided for you and your guests on the evening.

*Please note that the following courses will be delivered from Barrow from September 2024:

  • BEng (Hons) Advanced Manufacturing
  • BEng (Hons) Advanced Manufacturing (with year in industry)
  • BA (Hons) Business Management
  • BSc (Hons) Computer Science
  • BSc (Hons) Computer Science (with sandwich placement)

 This event will be held at Furness College in Barrow. 


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Event Information

5.00 – 5.15pm – Welcome, registration, refreshments

5.15 – 5.45pm – Computer Science course talk

5.45 - 6.15pm - Advanced Manufacturing course talk

5.15 - 7.00pm - Business Management drop-in and chat

5.15 - 7.00pm -  Applying & Student Finance Support

5.15 - 7.00pm - BAE Systems drop-in and chat


This event will be held at Furness College in Barrow. 

If you have any queries about open days or how to book, please contact Course Enquiries on 01228 588588 or email