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Portfolio Days

Our Portfolio Days equip students with valuable information and advice on portfolio preparation on how to apply to AUB.

Students will also hear from current AUB students about their experiences of applying to university.

The Portfolio Development Day is suitable for students interested in receiving support to develop their portfolio for either Undergraduate or Foundation level study. We also have a dedicated Foundation Fast Track Day for Year 13 students who'd like apply to our Foundation Diploma.

Portfolio Development Day 2023

Date: Friday 24 November

Time: 10.15-14.30

Interested in applying for creative subjects at university?

Join us for a deep dive into developing your portfolio, with guidance from AUB tutors and current students.

The event is open to all students in Sixth Form and college, interested in studying a creative undergraduate degree or the Foundation Diploma in Art and Design.

It'll be your opportunity to get expert advice on how to put together a successful portfolio application, with plenty of examples from current students who’ve been there and done it, and a chance to ask lots of questions. You’ll also get to tour AUB’s creative campus and check out the studios and workspaces you could be studying in.

A meal deal lunch will be provided on the day, including a sandwich, crisps, a drink, and fruit.

For more information and to speak to a member of the team please contact us at

Foundation Fast Track Day 2023

Date: Wednesday 22 November

Time: 09.45-13.00

Join us for a deep dive into AUB’s Foundation Diploma in Art and Design.

Rated outstanding by Ofsted (2023), this one-year course gives you the opportunity to explore seven creative areas before choosing the subject you want to take at degree level. The course is the perfect way to find your creative voice and to work out the best next step for you.

The Foundation Fast Track Day is open to all creative students in Year 13 in Sixth Form, Level 2, or Level 3 in college, who are considering applying for the Foundation Diploma.

Receive personalised portfolio feedback and support from AUB tutors, meet current Foundation students and explore the AUB campus and studios where you could be studying. You’ll learn all about the course and receive all the guidance you need to apply and take the next step in your creative journey.

For more information and to speak to a member of the team please contact us at

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On-campus activities

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In-school activities

Our in-school activities have been designed to support your students in discovering more about Higher Education and creative pathways
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Lesson resources

We have a range of learning resources at AUB that can support your teaching either in the classroom or online.
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Helping your students apply

We appreciate that navigating the process of applying to university can be a daunting time for students – we're here to help.
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Widening access to AUB

Those with the potential to benefit from higher education, deserve the opportunity to do so. At AUB, we’re committed to making that happen.
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Global Schools

AUB offers workshops, talks and presentations to global schools. Get in touch with our team to find out more