Activities for Schools and the Public

Opportunities exist throughout the year for school and college students and members of the public to engage with the Faculty of Science and Technology. Try some hands-on science, hear about our research and find out about life at university.

Taster Day

Each year, over 200 pupils from around ten different schools get a taste of what it’s like to study STEM subjects at Lancaster University.

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STEM Challenge Day

The STEM Challenge gives students from across the North West a chance to share their enthusiasm for science and technology and meet researchers working here at Lancaster.

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Annual Public Lecture Series

Each talk covers the latest science and technology research at Lancaster, from departments such as physics, psychology, chemistry and engineering.

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Teacher INSET Days

Teachers can gain valuable insight into STEM subjects by spending an INSET day at Lancaster University.

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