Open Day is under way on campus at NWRC in Derry

A 12 hour non-stop charity gameathon is one of the main highlights at this year’s Open Day at North West Regional College’s (NWRC) Open Day which is being held face to face at all five campuses.

By Brendan McDaid
Wednesday, 2nd March 2022, 4:16 pm

The event involves students on the college’s Level 3 Diploma in Esports with Extended Certificate in Information Technology, one of the many courses at NWRC that lead directly to employment or University study.

Open Day is being held today, Wednesday, at Strand Road and Springtown campuses and tomorrow at Limavady Main Street and Greystone (Thursday, March 3). It also took place yesterday in Strabane.

Visitors to the college are encouraged to register online beforehand where they have a chance of winning one of two high spec Laptops.

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NWRC students James Brown, Niamh Lynch, and Luke Smailes issue a welcome to new students to attend Open Day at the college's campuses in Strabane, Derry and Limavady. (pic Martin McKeown)

Open Days are a fantastic opportunity to discover more about the huge range of full and part-time courses available.

Members of staff will be on hand to take you through the numerous career options available – and you can see around the college facilities yourself.

Prospective students can also take part in fun activities while finding out more about the excitement of being a student in the North West.

NWRC offers a huge number of courses ranging from Care and Health, Apprenticeships and Traineeships, Art and Design; Administration; Business; Construction and the Built Environment; Engineering; Hospitality and Catering; Media, Multimedia and Journalism; Music; Performing Arts; Science; Sport and Leisure, Travel and Tourism; Computing and I.T., Early Years, Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy, and Adult Learning.

You can have a look at our range full and part time courses on our website at West Regional College Ope Day continues until 8pm this evening in DFerry and 12-8pm tomorrow at Limavady/.

For more information on the NWRC Open Days, please log on to where you can register your attendance with a chance to win a Laptop.