Why Visit

This event is the place to be for all prospective medical, dental and veterinary students seeking to study at fully accredited European Universities, in programmes taught entirely in English.

Explore all your options and benefit from a day full of information. Entry is free for the entire event

  • Presentations on medical, dental and veterinary studies in Europe
  • Kiosks of our partner universities
  • Current students’ experiences in Bulgaria and Romania
  • Working in the UK after graduation
  • Free information packages
  • One-on-one meetings with our Recruitment Managers

Our Open Day will feature a line-up of distinguished guests, including members of the Bulgarian parliament and a number of illustrious figures from the country’s political scene, as well as members of the management of each of our partner universities and eminent representatives of the British academic society.

Event Location

Event name: Birmingham Open Day 2017
Date: 25th of February, 2017 Time: 12.30 PM – 5.30 PM
Venue Location: Macdonald Burlington Hotel, Burlington Arcade, 126 New Street Birmingham B2 4JQ

Directions to the Venue

By Train

Birmingham New Street Station is approximately 2 minutes walk from the hotel

By Bus

Buses 9, 126, 23, 24, 129.


Private car park (NCP New Street Car Park) operate in New Street, Birmingham, B5 4AN

Event Programme

12.30 - 13.30Registration & Universities' Showcase
Register your details and visit our partner universities' kiosks
13.30 - 14.30Studying Medicine in Europe
Barbara Mart, Student Recruitment Manager
14.30 - 15.00Student life in Bulgaria and Romania
Current students share their experiences on studying abroad
15.00 - 15.15Studying in Bulgaria from a parent's point of view
A parent of one of our current students tells his own story
15.15 – 15.30Comparing medical studies in EU and UK
Dr Faizan Arshad, Imperial College graduate
15.30 – 16.00Working as a doctor in the UK
Dr. Anil Sachdev, Romanian medical university graduate
16.00 - 16.15Working as a dentist in the UK
Dr Sumbal Rahman, Romanian dental university graduate
16.15 – 16.30Starting a medical career in the UK: the NHS welcomes EU Qualified Doctors
Mr Ashvin Pimpalnerkar MBBS, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon & Programme Head for Orthopaedic Training at Good Hope Hospital and the Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust, Birmingham
16.30 – 16.45EU Medical Graduates enter the UK workforce: An employer’s perspective
Dr Sanjay Mody M.D. , Business Development Director, Essex Medical Society
16.45 – 17.00Q & A
Your own questions answered by our panel of speakers
17.00 - 17.30Meet our Team
Meet our Recruitment Managers and talk to our current students

Scholarships and Prizes

All guests attending our event will have a chance to win one of our 3 scholarships and prizes!

  • A full scholarship (our service fees) for 1 lucky guest
  • Two relocation packages: a plane ticket to Bulgaria or Romania and 2 nights at a hotel for 2 students

Click to watch videos of our previous Open Days

Birmingham Open Day 2016

Birmingham Open Day 2016

Manchester Open Day 2016

Manchester Open Day 2016

London Open Day 2016

London Open Day 2016

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