Swindon Open Day (November)

Saturday 20 November

About this event

Join us for a BSc (Hons) Adult Nursing Open Day at our Swindon Campus on Saturday 20 November.

Our Open Day offers you the chance to discover everything you need to know about our BSc (Hons) Adult Nursing programme, delivered at our Swindon Campus. You’ll explore our specialist facilities on campus, meet with academic staff and chat to current students as well as have the opportunity to experience skills demonstrations. 

Plan ahead

  • Download our Open Day Guide and read our top tips on how to make the most of your day
  • Take a look at our Event Programme below. Please do not print this page, rather check back occasionally to keep up to date with any changes or updates to your sessions. 
  • For more travel information please click on the travel tab above or scroll to the bottom of this page. 

Keeping each other safe on campus

Our Open Day follows the latest advice from the UK Government. We ask that all staff, students, and visitors abide by our 'Keeping each other safe on campus' guidance. Students can bring a maximum of two guests to the Open Day, however there will be a limit of one guest per student to attend popular subject talks. Hand sanitising stations will be available and face coverings need to be worn whilst on our campus, unless you are medically exempt. You must not visit our campus if you are displaying symptoms of COVID-19, or have had a positive test result. 

If you’d like to learn more about our BSc (Hons) Adult Nursing programme, you can visit the course page

Book now to reserve your place at our Swindon Open Day and start exploring Oxford Brookes University.

Join us for a BSc (Hons) Adult Nursing Open Day at our Swindon Campus on Saturday 20 November.

Event programme

Get a real sense of what it’s like to study at Oxford Brookes Swindon. Learn more about student life, tour our state-of-the-art facilities and talk to our admissions and finance teams.

Download the Open Day Guide

Time Session details
9:30-10:00 Welcome and opportunity to speak to staff and students, admissions and finance
10:00-11:00 Skills demonstrations in simulation suites and campus tours
11:00-11:30 Adult Nursing talk
11:30-11:45 Student Life talk - hear from a current Adult Nursing student
11:45-12:00 Finance talk
12:00 Further opportunities to; speak to staff and students, admissions and Finance, join the skills demonstration in simulation suites or take a campus Tour

Book your place

Travel

Swindon

Parking

Parking is limited and chargeable. Please pre-book via uniopenday@brookes.ac.uk. Please do not park in other business car parks within the Delta 900 business park. 

If you are using a Satnav, please be aware that due to the location of the campus, the postcode of SN5 7XQ may take you past the entrance road. Visitors turning onto Welton Road from the B4006 will need to take the 2nd right and follow the road around to the left. Visitors turning onto Welton Road from the Westlea Drive, Stonehill Green and Bentham Close roundabout, will need to take the 1st left and follow the road around to the left.

 

Car

The campus is based in the Joel Joffe Building on the Delta Business Park, to the west of the town centre. If you are using a Satnav, please be aware that due to the location of the campus, the postcode of SN5 7XQ may take you past the entrance road.

Visitors turning onto Welton Road from the B4006 will need to take the 2nd right and follow the road around to the left.

Visitors turning onto Welton Road from the Westlea Drive, Stonehill Green and Bentham Close roundabout, will need to take the 1st left and follow the road around to the left.

Train

The nearest railway station to the site is Swindon located 3.3 km away. It is managed by First Great Western and provides frequent services to Bristol, Cardiff, Swansea, Bath, Didcot, Reading, London and Cheltenham Spa. The railway station is located 200 meters from the bus station, which means that Delta 900 has an excellent connection to the railway station.

Oxford Brookes Swindon Campus is approximately a 50 minute walk, 30 minute bus ride and about a 10 minute taxi ride away from Swindon station.

Coach

The nearest bus stop to Swindon Campus is located at Westlea Fire Station, about 10 minutes’ walk on the B4006. Both the 19/19A and 154 services operate from this stop towards the town centre. See more information on Swindon Bus timetables and route maps.

BrookesBus

There is no BROOKESbus in Swindon. However, there are other services that get you to our Swindon Campus.

The nearest bus stop to the site is located about 10 minutes walk from the site on Westlea Drive. A number of services use this stop. The 1/1A service between Fleming Way and the town centre operates with a 10 minutes frequency. In addition, the number 19 service operates a half hourly service. In total, 9 buses an hour provide a service from this stop to the town centre. Another bus stop is located on Paddington Drive, 900 metres east of the site.

www.thamesdown-transport.co.uk

For information on wider bus services operating to Swindon please use the following websites to get relevant travel information:

www.traveline.info

www.swindontravelchoices.co.uk/bus

For Swindon Bus timetables and route maps, visit:

www.swindonbus.co.uk/