Bio-dental Science and Technology offer holder days

As part of your offer holder day at Sheffield, you'll be spending some quality time getting to know the School of Clinical Dentistry and your chosen course.

An exterior photo of Firth Court Quad

Arriving at the department

You will have booked to visit us 10am to 12.30pm or 2pm to 4.30pm on your offer holder day. Please arrive in good time for the start of your booked session, as we'll need to scan the QR code from your booking to register you.

Your arrival location is: The School of Clinical Dentistry, Seminar Room 1. You can view this on our interactive campus map, and there will also be lots of open day staff and ambassadors around campus to assist you.

If you arrive late for your booked session, please report to the general information stand on the Students’ Union concourse, where event staff will be able to help.

When booking, you'll be able to reserve a place for yourself and one guest at the department activities. To ensure safe venue capacities, the department will be unable to accommodate any additional unbooked visitors.

However, you're welcome to bring additional guests to accompany you on the day, and we would encourage these guests to take part in our range of central exhibitions and tours while the department activities are running.

Bio-dental Science and Technology offer holder timetable

You will have booked to visit the department 10am to 12.30pm or 2pm to 4.30pm on your offer holder day. Here's what to expect from your time with us. Timings are approximate and are subject to change, and so we recommend checking back prior to the event.


Student activity

40 minutes

Introductory Talk to the programme

20 minutes

Student Life: a question and answers session the current students and the Sheffield University Dental Student Society

15 minutes

Refreshment break (and chance to ask more questions with academics and Student Ambassadors)

35 minutes Taster Lecture
40 minutes Illustration of student projects, skills development and careers

For the rest of the day, you'll have time to take part in the central tours and exhibitions detailed in our offer holder day guide.  


You'll take part in two activities related to your chosen course to give you a real taste of what it's like to be a student at Sheffield.

We run a range of activities on our applicant days and the below examples will give you an insight into what you could be doing on the day.

Taster Lecture

In this lecture you'll hear about why we need materials, used in medicine, to be safe.  You'll learn about incidents and development over the years that have improved product safety in medicine and dentistry.

Illustration of student projects, skills development and careers

We'll illustrate the range of projects done by our BSc Bio-dental Science and Technology students and you'll have an opportunity to see how your studies could help you progress into the career you want.

How to book

Please book your place on the offer holder day via the link in your invitation email.