Come to one of our open days or events to explore the college and find a course that's perfect for you. Whatever course you're interested in, you'll be able to meet our tutors and students and get advice when you visit us.

Open Events 2019-20

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Please note the Aurora Centre will be attending on the 5th October 2019 and the 27th June 2020 only. Application deadline is October half term for a place the following year.

Open Event Resources

Special Events

On Saturday 21 September 2019, Merton Adult Education are displaying learner's art and craft work at Merton Arts Festival and there is also a FREE portrait taster place on that day too. 

Aurora Centre Open Events

These take place on the following dates:

  • Saturday 5th October 10am-2pm
  • Friday 8th November 10am-2pm
  • Friday 7th February 10am-2pm
  • Saturday 27th June 11am-1pm

Campus Tours for School Groups

If you're a school or a careers or education service and want to set up a bespoke tour of the College for pupils or staff, please get in touch by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Learning Difficulties and Disabilities

If you have a learning difficulty or disability our learner support team attend our open days and can explain the support available. You can also find out more about our provision on our learning difficulties and disabilities pages.

With notice, we are usually able to help with any extra support you may need at our events eg signers or speaking guides. Please let us know if you need additional support by emailing learner support (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) or phoning the learner support team on 020 8918 7486 (voice) or 020 8919 7969 (minicom).

All our main sites are fully accessible for the mobility impaired.