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W - Careers with Physics & Aerospace - 4 April 2016 - still bookable by phone 01491 820390

W - Careers with Physics & Aerospace - 4 April 2016 - still bookable by phone 01491 820390
4th April 2016
10:00 - 15:30
Event type
Experience events
Teddington, MIddlesex, TW11 0LW
£62.00 (Futurewise Members) £87.00 (non-Futurewise Members)
Course code
Number of places available
Aimed at
Students aged 15-18
Dress code
Smart casual – no jeans

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W - Careers with Physics & Aerospace - 4 April 2016 - still bookable by phone 01491 820390

Online bookings are now closed for this event.  However, late bookings can still be made over the phone - call 01491 820390

From space science to nanophysics, from medical treatments to mobile phones, physics has an impact on virtually every area of our lives. Studying physics offers a challenging yet intriguing route to understanding the world around us.

Join us on this insight event to discover the vast array of different career areas available within physics including the aerospace industry, astronomy, energy and the environment.

What happens at the event?

  • Hear short talks from industry experts to learn about their area of specialism
  • Network with professionals to gain advice and information
  • Take part in fun activities that will help you gain key skills
  • Speak with recent graduates to learn about University life and applying for work experience and internships

How can this day help you?

  • Get to grips with the various degree courses on offer and qualification routes  
  • Understand the various areas of specialism including aerospace, security, the environment, engineering,  meteorology and many more
  • Learn which areas are in demand with opportunities at home and abroad
  • Gain an insight and start to build the skills Universities and employers look for  
  • Provide evidence on your personal statement that you have researched and are committed to the subject
  • Kick start your career by gaining practical insight that will help you decide if physics is for you

What students said last year…

“Good to meet new people and learn more about physics.” Year 12 student from Our Lady’s Abingdon

“It was really helpful to learn about the career options I could take as I had no idea about some of them” Year 12 student, Farnborough Sixth Form

All event details are subject to change. We would advise you to check the website as we update information on a regular basis. 

For a list of other career insight days, and student events  Click here


The National Physical Laboratory (NPL) is the UK's National Measurement Institute, and is a world-leading centre of excellence in developing and applying the most accurate measurement standards, science and technology available.


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