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What to bring for your Discovery Day 2023

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So you’ve booked on to your Discovery Day, great job!

To get the most from your day it’s important you come prepared. Check below to see what you need to bring and wear.


Art & Design – Basic pencil case of equipment. £5 to buy an A3 sketchbook, for your summer project. (or you can purchase elsewhere)

Barbering – Black clothing. Enclosed footwear. Water

Business – Smart/casual clothing & a notepad/pen

Catering & Hospitality – Pen & paper. Enclosed, flat footwear. Hair tied back. Short nails.

Digital Technologies – Smart/casual clothing & a notepad & pen

Graphic Design – Pen & paper.

Hairdressing – Pen & paper. Black clothing with no logos. Enclosed footwear. Smart hair.

Makeup & Beauty – Pen & paper. Black clothing. Enclosed footwear. Hair tied back. No false nails.

Public Services – Pen & paper. Water & snacks. Clothing appropriate for being active.

Motor vehicle – Sturdy shoes & clothes you don’t mind getting grubby.

Sports – Pen & paper. Water & snacks. Sports clothing & trainers.

Chaffron Way

Childcare – Pen & paper. Comfortable clothes & water

Engineering and Construction – Trousers (no shorts/skirts), polo shirt and sturdy footwear & water

Games, VF & Animation – Casual clothing

Health & Social Care – Pen & Paper. Comfortable clothes & water

Media – Pen & paper

Music – Your instrument. Drummers to bring drumsticks. Guitarist to bring leads & straps. The college will provide piano, drums, amps, PA and microphones.

Performing Arts – Comfortable clothes & water

Sports Central

Football – Pen & paper. Water & Snack. Clothing for practical activities. Trainers.

Not sure how you’re going to get there? No problem! 

Whether you live in Milton Keynes or further afield, there are lots of ways to get to each campus. View our travel page here and see each campus address below. 

Chaffron Way Campus: Woughton Campus West, Leadenhall, Milton Keynes, MK6 5LP 

Bletchley Campus: Sherwood Drive, Bletchley, Milton Keynes, MK3 6DR 

Sports Central for Football: Sports Central, Elder Gate, Milton Keynes, MK9 1EN