Upcoming Events and Virtual Open Days

We hold regular, free of charge virtual events and webinars to give you an inside look into the Arden experience. These are designed to help you discover everything you need to know about studying your course with us and to deliver exciting news and developments taking place at the university.

Some of the themes we frequently cover include student life, in-depth career advice, industry analyses, topical discussions, and updates on the new courses we have available.

You can access recordings of previous events or webinars at any time, wherever you are in the world. Simply click on the link below to go to our Webinar Hub. 

Take your pick from our upcoming events and webinars below, and we look forward to seeing you there!

Take your pick from our upcoming webinars below, and we look forward to seeing you at the event! 


Jobs and Careers: Drop-in

Wednesday 29th May 2024
12:00 - 13:00 BST

This drop-in session is an opportunity for you to ask any questions you have about your career journey, about applying for jobs and about how studying a degree can further your job prospects. It is hosted by one of Arden’s fantastic Careers Consultants, who has a long-standing history of offering expert advice related to jobs and careers.

This session is completely free of charge and open to all considering a degree with Arden!



Taster Lecture: Crime, Media, and Culture

Thursday 23rd May 2024
12:00 - 13:00 BST

Are you interested in further study or in Criminology but unsure where to start? Perhaps you want to get a better idea of what you could be studying and whether you will enjoy it? This second lunchtime session from the School of Criminal Justice is a taster study session which will focus on crime and the media.

If you are looking to upskill, change career paths or are simply just interested further study, this session will provide a fantastic opportunity to find out more about the flexibility of Arden’s courses and how they are designed to help fit your career progression and professional life.


'Looking for a Man's Job?': Policewomen's Experiences throughout the 70s, 80s & 90s

Thursday 30th May 2024
12:00 - 13:00 BST

The final event in our three-part series of lunchtime webinars, this session will be exploring gender in the criminal justice system. Our fantastic academic will be demonstrating the experiences of policewomen over the period of three decades and providing her expert insight into what today’s criminal justice sector entails.

If you are hesitant about further study, the industry or the job sector, come along to the session where you have the opportunity to speak to our staff!


Arden University: Virtual Open Day

Wednesday 5th June 2024
12:00 - 13:30 BST


An open day is the perfect way to learn more about Arden University's flexible and unique approach to higher education. We are one of the few specialist online learning universities to launch in the last 50 years and are now a leading provider of flexible online and blended learning degree courses. The open day will consist of three short talks, followed by an opportunity for questions and answers:

  • Introduction to Arden, how to apply and what to expect after application?  
  • Information for international students
  • What general support is there for students? Inclusion, student well-being and mental health
  • Q&A session

Our flexible and supportive courses are often the start of a journey that sees our students break free of limitations, work hard and become the best they can be. Come along to this session to find out how studying with Arden can transform your journey!



How to Kickstart your Career and Build Confidence as a Mature Learner

Thursday 13th June 2024
12:00 - 13:00 BST

Are you coming back to education after a break? Are you pursuing higher education for the first time? Are you looking to upskill or to change careers? This is the perfect session for you! It has been designed to support and build confidence in mature learners.

All of our students, ranging from 18-80 years of age, benefit from our full support both online and on-site. We’re also proud to offer non-standard entry, meaning your work experience and previous qualifications are taken into account when assessing your application. All of our courses at Arden also come with a strong focus on employability! Come along to find out more!  


Industry-Focused Learning: Human Resources Management

Tuesday 18th June 2024
12:00 - 13:00 BST

Today’s industries and sectors require professionals who have the skills necessary for navigating our increasingly complex and challenging world of work. In order to give you an insight into the sector, Arden’s School of Human Resource Management will be hosting this fantastic session for all those who are interested in business, management and acquiring new skills.

With no exams, and assessments only being informed by leading employers, a degree may be the next step in your career. If you would like to find out more about higher education, or simply would like to gain an insight into the topic, please do register!


Studying with Arden: How to Write an Academic Essay

Wednesday 19th June 2024
12:00 - 13:00 BST

Do you feel nervous about academic writing? Are you unsure about referencing or critical thinking? Maybe you haven’t studied or written an academic assignment for a few years and want to improve your skills? This workshop is designed to help you explore what support is available to you as an Arden University student. We will discuss key academic skills and the types of assignments you can expect to complete as a student. We will also introduce the range of online and in-person support available to all students and answer any questions you may have.


How Can I Apply to Study A Top 3 Online MBA

Tuesday 25th June 2024 
12:00 - 13:00 BST

Did you know Arden’s Executive MBA is the UK’s number one Executive MBA as ranked by CEO Magazine? Did you also know that all of our MBAs are accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI), the gold standard of management in the UK?

Completing an MBA with Arden will help you develop today’s most in-demand business skills, expand your business network, and advance your career potential. Come along to this free session to ask our MBA academics questions about the courses, the application process and the university! 


What Language Support Does Arden Offer?

Wednesday 26th June 2024 
12:00 - 13:00 BST

Are you interested in studying a degree in English? As an university which is proud to have students from over 140 countries, our aim is to ensure that education is as accessible as possible. This session will be delivered by our English Language Hub team - they are dedicated to supporting students who may not speak English as their first language and provide expert knowledge throughout your studies. Come along to the session to find out more!