Management School offer holder days

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

The Management School on a sunny day.

Arriving at your department

You will have booked to visit us from 10am to 12.30pm or from 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. Light refreshments will also be available on arrival and throughout your visit with us.

Your arrival location is: Sheffield University Management School, Reception. 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.

Management School offer holder timetable

You will have booked to visit the department from 10am to 12.30pm or from 2pm to 4.30pm on your offer holder day. Our student ambassadors will be ready to welcome you and sign you in from 30 minutes before your session's start time.

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.



25 minutes

Welcome and introduction to your course

An academic member of staff will provide an in-depth overview of the course and department, and a student ambassador will provide an insight into student experience at Sheffield.

10 minutes

Hear from our current students

Our students will present on different aspects of their university experience.

30 minutes

Taster lecture

An academic member of staff will deliver a taster lecture to give you a flavour of what it would be like to study at Sheffield University Management School.

20 minutes

Break and refreshments

25 minutes

Discover placements and internships

Our students will speak about their own experience of doing a placement or an internship, and discuss the resources and support available within the Management School that can assist in securing your dream role.

30 minutes

Question and answer session

The session will end with an interactive Q&A to allow prospective students and their guests to ask any questions they may have about studying at Sheffield University Management School.

Whilst you're with us in the Management School, outside of the scheduled talks and presentations, you'll be able to drop in and chat to our staff and students about a range of our facilities, including the Trading Room and the Employability Hub. Our student ambassadors would also be more than happy to give you a tour of the Management School.

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.

How to book

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

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.

Prepare for your offer holder day

In advance of your offer holder day, why not read Madeline's blog where she gives her top tips on how to make the most of your time with us in Sheffield?

Read the blog post

If you'd like to get a taste of what the Management School is like before you visit us, you can join Ariel and Chloe on a video tour of the building.

Watch the video tour on YouTube

You can also read our student profiles to get to know some of the people you might meet on the day.

Read our student profiles