Open Events

Open Events

Our Open Evenings are a great opportunity to find out about QMC. You will be able to have a look around the College and its facilities, find out more detailed information about particular subjects and courses that you are interested in, and have the opportunity to talk to teachers and current students. Our Open Evenings will give you a real taste for what it is like to be a student at QMC and we encourage you to attend. You are welcome to bring your family with you.QMC Spectrum Building on Open Evening

2nd October 2024, 5-8pm 

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3rd October 2024, 5-8pm

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Useful Information for Open Evening…

To help you plan your visit we will send out a map and subject locations a few days before the event takes place. You’ll be able to familiarise yourself with the layout of the College and plan your evening to ensure you visit all of the departments and areas of the campus that interest you.

A QMC teacher discussing Art at QMC with visits on Open Evening

Principal’s Talks: 5.45pm and 6.45pm in QM Hall
If you have not attended a Principal Talk before, come and meet Mark Henderson who will talk to you about the college and the opportunities available to you. You will also hear from current students about their experiences of QMC.

Park and Ride/Park and Stride
Our Open Evenings are popular and with limited parking on campus, it is the fastest way to get parked without delay. The Park and ride/stride is only a few minutes away from the College by shuttle bus or a 5-10 minute walk away. Our Open Evenings are popular and with limited parking on campus, it is the fastest way to get parked without delay. The address for the service is: VisionRT, The Crescent, Jays Close, Basingstoke, Hampshire RG22 4BS and there are AA signs to help point you in the right direction too.

QMC Park and Ride Bus
QMC Park and Ride Bus

If you wish to discuss any accessibility requirements with us in advance of the evening please email us: info@qmc.ac.uk or call on 01256 417500 so that we can help to accommodate your needs.

Refreshments will be available in the Spectrum Building and Café QM, 5-7:15pm.

How to apply to study at QMC
The deadline for applications for September 2024 entry is 10th December 2023. We encourage you to apply in time as applications received within the deadline are prioritised. More information can be found here.


Aiming High?
Short 10-15minute talks will take place in the Progression Hub (room 3018, Spectrum Building) at 6.30pm & 7:30pm.
Discover all you need to know about maximising your chances of success including:

  • Applying to selective universities including Oxford, Cambridge and Russell Group.
  • QMC’s specialist programme for aspiring medics and vets.
  • The Extended Project Qualification (EPQ) and other extra-curricular enrichments.
  • Applying for the most sought after apprenticeships/sponsored degree programmes
  • Stretch and Challenge

Sport Facilities
Our impressive facilities are available for all students and are also open to the public. On Open Evening you will be able to look around QM Sports Centre and find out about the activities QM Leisure offers. These include gym, fitness classes, swimming, children’s activities, parties, recording studio, theatre shows, facility hire and more!

QMC is an inclusive, happy and purposeful environment to study in. On Open Evening we hope you’ll get a true sense of the positive learning environment. We look forward to seeing you.