Teacher CPD Conferences

We offer an extensive programme of general and subject-specific conferences throughout the year. Our events are designed to support teachers and careers advisors in the classroom, provide updates on developments at the University and explore key issues affecting students applying to higher education.

Teachers and Advisors Conference 2023

This free conference takes place on Tuesday 16 May 2023 on campus at the University of Leeds. The event is designed to support staff who have specific responsibilities for progression and guidance to higher education.

Register now

Register your interest to attend the free Teachers and Advisors' Conference

Co-chaired by:

Professor Kenny McDowall, Pro-Dean for Student Education and Louise Banahene, Director of Educational Engagement

Keynote speakers include:

  • Dr Katie Bell, Chief Marketing Officer, UCAS
  • Professor Jeff Grabill, Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Student Education, University of Leeds)

The conference will also include a selection of seminars offering information on applying for specific subjects, course content, widening access, contextual admissions and more. 

A final programme is now available and attendees will receive an email with details of how to select the seminars that wish to attend in the breakout sessions.

We anticipate significant interest in this event. Spaces are limited and schools that meet our Widening Participation (WP) criteria will take priority. Your place will not be guaranteed until you receive a confirmation email from the Education Outreach team. If you have any questions, please email the Education Outreach team at educationoutreach@leeds.ac.uk.