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London Anthropology Day 2019 coming soon

London Anthropology Day 2019 (LAD2019) is a free university taster event for Year 12, 13 and FE students, teachers, careers advisers and parents. LAD2019 takes place on Saturday 29 June 2019 at the British Museum.

Twenty-five universities, including Brunel University London's Anthropology team, are taking part with stalls and workshops. This is a great opportunity for students, parents, teachers and careers advisers to discover anthropology and will be of particular interest to those who enjoy subjects like Biology, Citizenship Studies, Environmental Science, Geography, History, Philosophy, Psychology, Religious Studies and Sociology.

Book your place now:

LAD2019 is free to attend, but places must be booked online via We encourage attendees to book at their earliest convenience as popular workshops fill up fast! Booking closes at 12:00 noon on Friday 21st June 2019.

  • Discover what anthropology is all about at London Anthropology Day 2019
  • Fascinated by different cultures? Curious about human evolution? Looking for a broad and exciting degree?

Gain hands-on experience of what it is like to study anthropology. Take part in interactive workshops such as ‘You can’t Speak “Properly” (that’s a good thing!)’, ‘Evolution of the Human Hand over Five Million Years’, ‘The Madness of Success? Why Stress, Anxiety and Depression are on the Rise in Contemporary Societies’ and ‘Natural Born Killers? The Anthropology of Conflict, from Chimpanzees to Crusaders and Everything in Between’, delivered by university lecturers from twenty five anthropology departments around the UK. Students can explore career paths with anthropology, compare undergraduate courses at all the university stalls, gain tips on university admission and meet students who are currently studying anthropology. London Anthropology Day is organised by the Royal Anthropological Institute in collaboration with the British Museum and participating universities. For further information about the event and to book your place online, visit .

LAD2019 event programme:

LAD2019 workshop descriptions:

If you are a Teacher, join us for the Teachers Session

Be sure to select the ‘Teachers Session’ for your third workshop choice when you book for London Anthropology Day.