Inspiring Minds: STEM

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Date: Friday 5th April 2024
Cost: Free
Time (approx): 9am-4pm
Location: Loughborough University East Midlands campus

Inspiring Minds is Loughborough University’s series of taster days for Year 12 students. It’s an excellent opportunity to learn more about the options available to you at university. The events allow you to not only experience studying your chosen subject area at university level, but also to meet our current students and academics and discover more about university life!

At Inspiring Minds: STEM, attendees can choose up to four sessions from our STEM-related subjects and explore the campus through tours of our STEM departments.

Sessions providing information, advice and guidance on university applications and student finance from our award-winning School and College Liaison team will also be available, along with a talk from the award-winning Careers Network on where a career in STEM could take you.

Individual students, as well as school and college groups, are welcome to book and attend.

STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths) subjects covered at the event:

  • Physics
  • Maths
  • Chemistry
  • Human Biology
  • Aeronautical Engineering
  • Civil and Architectural Engineering
  • Urban Planning 
  • Product Design Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Materials Engineering
  • Bioengineering
  • Sport Technology
  • Energy Engineering
  • Natural Sciences

* Sessions may be subject to change

Book now

Bookings for Inspiring Minds STEM are now open and spaces will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.

If you have any questions about this event, or are a teacher looking to book a group, please email