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Law Taster Day

Event Summary

This FREE Taster Day provides attendees with a flavour of Law undergraduate study at Cambridge and an opportunity to explore topics beyond what’s covered within the school curriculum. 

The 2019 Law Taster Day has now taken place. The Taster Day is an annual event, therefore if you're interested in attending the event in 2020 please check back in September/October 2019 when bookings will likely open. 


Law Taster Day 2019

The 2019 Law Taster Day took place on Friday 22 March, check out the itinerary here.

The Taster Day consisted of a series of presentations given by experts in the field of Law, including Nicky Padfield, Master of Fitzwilliam College, Professor of Criminal and Penal Justice and recently appointed Honorary Queen's Counsel. As well as Amy Ludlow, Director of Studies in Law at Fitzwilliam College and Dr Jonathan Rogers, University Lecturer in Criminal Justice. There were also talks on applying to Cambridge and tours of the College. Attendees had the opportunity to chat informally with current law students throughout the day. A complimentary lunch was also provided. Feedback from attendees below:

Feedback about our Taster Day:

"Nicky Padfield's lecture on sentencing was extremely fascinating and eye-opening"

“Nicky Padfield’s lecture made me question the effectiveness of our prison system, but was also fun”

“Dr Amy Ludlow’s lecture on 'a suspects right to silence' was informative and captivating"

"It was a lovely day, very informative. Fitzwilliam College seems like a great community"

"Very informative and accessible day for a student that needed to know more about Cambridge"

Feedback about the College:

"Beautiful grounds, lovely staff and students - completely different to what I was expecting from a world-class University. Thank you for this experience"

“A friendly and accessible College with a close knit community”

“Different to what I imagined, Professors and students are far more friendly than I thought"

 "A really inclusive College"


Contact Us

If you have any questions about the event, please do not hesitate to get in touch admissions.outreach@fitz.cam.ac.uk