Open Days

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Open days offer you the chance to see and meet us first hand. They are designed to help you decide if Ravensbourne is the place for you.

A typical further education and undergraduate open event will include:

  • subject talks by our academic staff
  • building and facilities tours with our students
  • advice on student finance
  • help finding accommodation
  • guidance on how to apply to us


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Saturday, 19 November 2016

Open day - further education & undergraduate

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Open days are a fantastic opportunity for you to check out Ravensbourne and make sure it’s the right place for you.

We hold regular open days for prospective students which you are welcome to attend.

During your visit, you will:

      • Go on a tour of our building and facilities
      • Listen to subject talks by our academic staff
      • Have the opportunity to talk with current students
      • Receive advice on finding accommodation and financing your studies
      • Receive guidance on the application process

Book now to reserve your place at our next open day.

Book a tour

Potential students and members of the public who are interested in our striking building can come on a guided tour. You'll have the opportunity to view the wonderful space, check out the great facilities and learn about our available support services.

For those that are not able to reach open days but want to take a look at the Ravensbourne, building tours are set to take place on selected Wednesdays, between 2pm and 4pm.

Each tour is led by one of our student ambassadors and will take around an hour.

Upcoming building tour dates:

Wednesday, 2 November
Wednesday, 23 November

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Prospective postgraduate students are welcome to contact us to organise their individual visit to Ravensbourne that includes a building tour and a meeting with a specialist staff member.

Feel free to bring your portfolio and/or a CV.

Contact us for more information and to book an appointment

T: +44 (0)20 3040 3673



How do I register for an open day?

For further education and undergraduate events, simply click on the link under the chosen open day date to reserve your place. Prospective students interested in our postgraduate courses should email to book an appointment.

Do I need to book a place?

Yes, for further education and undergraduate events we have a limited number of spaces available for each open day so prospective students must pre-register. You can reserve extra tickets for additional visitors if you would like to bring a relative or friend.

For health and safety reasons, we are not able to accommodate anyone who has not pre-registered.

Do I need to bring written confirmation of my booking with me?

No, your registration will be recorded on our system; however, having a ticket will quicken the registration process.

What time do I need to arrive?

Undergraduate events start at 12pm noon and finish at 4pm. Postgraduate events tend to begin at 1:30pm.

Where is Ravensbourne?

Ravensbourne is located by The O2 on the Greenwich Peninsula in the Royal Borough of Greenwich in South London. Our address is:

Greenwich Peninsula
6 Penrose Way
London SE10 0EW

Click here for a map.

How do I get to Ravensbourne?

Ravensbourne is easily reached by the London Underground, bus, Emirates (cable car), and Thames Clipper river boats. The nearest tube and bus stop is North Greenwich and we are a five minute walk away from the station. Click here for transport information and maps.

Do you have car parking facilities?

We are unable to offer onsite parking facilities. However, The O2, which is situated next to Ravensbourne, has paid parking space nearby. Click here for more information about car parking at The O2.

Do you have bicycle storage facilities?

Yes, we have a small number of bicycle racks located directly in front of our building. Please note that bicycles are left at the individual's own risk.

Is there anywhere to get something to eat or drink?

Ravensbourne has its own café on the ground floor of the campus which offers a small selection of snacks and drinks.

In addition, special offers are available to you during open days from the wide range of cafes and restaurants in the nearby Greenwich Peninsula area as well as in The O2. There is also a Tesco Metro close by.

Who can attend?

Prospective students can attend together with their parents or a friend or partner. However, guests may not be able to attend the specific talks due to space. We do have a lounge for guests on level 4 of the campus, and they can also purchase refreshments in the café area on the ground floor.

What can I expect from an Open Day?

At our undergraduate open days, you will typically listen to subject talks by our academic staff, go on a tour of our building and facilities with some of our students, receive advice on student finance and accommodation, and have guidance on the application process. For postgraduate courses, you will in addition have the opportunity to discuss your individual situation and career prospects with a team member of the course that you are interested in.

We hope this answers any questions you may have. You can contact us by email if you have an additional query at

Can I visit Ravensbourne at any other time? 

Prospective students can join building tours on selected Wednesday afternoons. To view availability and book a tour, click here