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Open events

Join us for our open events

Why should I attend?

We know that choosing a course and a career can be a bit confusing, so if you’re thinking about going to college or university, our open events are a great way to find out more. Here at Coleg Gwent we offer hundreds of different courses so you can study something that you’re really passionate about – from forensic science, to hair and beauty, to engineering, to digital technologies, and more.


With staff and Student Ambassadors on hand to help you with your questions, you’ll be able to:

  • Talk to course tutors and pick up a course guide

  • Ask about potential careers

  • Take a look around the campus

  • Get help with the application process and apply at the event

  • Get information about financial support and travel

  • Find out about the support that we offer

Which open event should I attend?

We run two main types of open events here at Coleg Gwent: our main open events where you can find out about our range of full time and part time courses, and our university qualifications; and our more intimate Higher Education (HE) open events, which are aimed at those thinking of studying on one of our university level courses.


If you’re not sure which one to sign up for, just give us a call on 01495 333777 and we’ll let you know.



What’s covered?




HE Information Event

University qualifications

Wednesday 09 October 2019

1pm - 4pm

All campuses

Open Event

Full and part time courses; university qualifications

Thursday 07 November 2019

5pm - 7:30pm

All campuses

Can't make these dates? A full list can be found on our events page.


Here’s what others thought of our open events:

“You made me feel welcome as a student, and that I can easily become part of Coleg Gwent.”


“Everyone was very helpful and showed me what options/alternatives are available.”


“We were made to feel really welcome and everyone had an enjoyable and worthwhile visit to the open event.”


“I liked how organised the open event was and that there were plenty of staff to help you.” 


“The campus staff gave us a warm welcome and the open event well organised; there were plenty of staff around to ask any questions.” 


“Staff were very friendly and I found out information I didn't expect to find out, I'm really happy I attended the open day.”


 “The friendly nature of the staff I spoke to made me feel very at ease, which was important as I was a little anxious about enrolling having not been in education for a long time.”


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