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ASIBA Masterclasses are online events lead by expert outside speakers giving students a taste of what it might be like to study at university and to find out more about different careers.

Masterclasses are not generally recorded unless otherwise stated. To find out more and register in advance for the Masterclasses, click on the “Read more” buttons below.

Thursday 21st April 2022
Sustainable power mix

Energy transition for sustainable power mix Professor Morsili has management, strategy, and experience from his work in the energy industry. He started his career as a power plant design engineer, then a project director for new power plant projects in Latin Amercia, Russia, Middle East and France. In 2021, he took the lead within EDF…

Thursday 31st March 2022
Careers in cyber

Careers in cyber and cyber security Annick O’Brien, Chief Operating Officer of CybSafe gave a comprehensive presentation on careers in cyber security and working in cyber. Annick is a qualified UK solicitor, (England and Wales, Ireland); certified compliance officer (ACOI) and certified Cyber Risk Officer. She is a senior compliance lawyer with strong track record…

Wednesday 23rd March 2022
Applying to Oxbridge

Applying to Oxford, Cambridge and other competitive U.K. universities Our partners from Greene’s College, Oxford presented an introduction to applying to competitive U.K. universities with an extensive question and answer session at the end. The session covered: A brief introduction to the UCAS application process; What competitive universities are looking for in successful candidates; Suggested…

Thursday 17th March 2022
Combatting climate change

Combatting Climate Change — where do we go next? Ever wondered what more you could do for the planet, other than switching off the lights, and avoiding buying plastic? Do you have a passion for the environment, perhaps studying life sciences, politics, technology, and wish to act against climate change? Perhaps you’re considering studying Sustainable…

Wednesday 16th February 2022
Leading an airline

Brace! Brace! Using business, finance & management skills to lead an airline during a pandemic! James Westgarth is currently Senior Director, Procurement at The Lufthansa Group. In this role, he has oversight of the external spend of the Group (2019: €22 billion). James recently led the initiative to secure supply chain resilience and working capital…

Thursday 3rd February 2022
Studying medicine in France

Former British Section students and regular contributors to our Masterclass programme, Floriane and Sara will present a Masterclass on studying medicine in France, followed by a question-and-answer session. Floriane is currently in her ninth year of medicine and is now specialising as a paediatric neurologist in Paris. Sara is a second-year medical student in the…

More Masterclasses to follow in 2022-23 — watch this space!

Other opportunities

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Harvard University’s free online courses.

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Experience the cutting edge of teaching and research with talks by experts from Lancaster University and around the world.

Open Lectures from the University of York with selected partners.

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