What will happen on the selection day?

Successful applicants will be invited to attend either a morning or afternoon selection event at our Medway Campus. On arrival please make your way to the Nelson Building. 

The event will consist of a short talk and a face-to-face interview with a panel comprising a member of our academic team, a clinical practitioner and a service user. The interview will include of a number of short questions to demonstrate motivation, achievements, transferable skills and knowledge for the course.There will also be the opportunity for a tour of the campus.

How to prepare for the selection day

To prepare for the interview take some time to research current writing on the subject. A good place to start is the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists' website.

What to bring to the selection day

  • Identification
  • Evidence of change of name (e.g. marriage certificate or deed poll) if applicable
  • Educational certificates
  • Passport size photograph (for your application record)
  • Your letter of invitation

Types of identification accepted

Please bring one of any of the following forms of ID. When presenting an ID document, it must be the original, valid, in date and in the legal name of the applicant attending the interview.

Student Type Acceptable forms of identity
Home Applicants (UK born) Current valid passport OR UK driving licence (photo card style only)
Home Applicants (non-UK born) Current valid passport OR "Travel Document" both with any relevant immigration document (e.g. indefinite leave to remain BRP)
EU Applicants Current valid passport OR EU identity card
International Applicants (Non-EU) Current valid passport AND Current Visa

In attempting to ensure an applicant meets the relevant professional requirements of the course and enable us to process any potential offer given, the University of Greenwich will employ the use of technology to verify the authenticity of valid ID documents. The document will be scanned, an authentication check will be conducted and then stored against the applicant's record; held in accordance with the appropriate retention period.

If you have any queries, concerns or are unable to provide the documents listed above on your selection day, please contact Admissions at hsc-admissions@greenwich.ac.uk or on +44 20 8331 9000.

How to travel to the selection day

For further details on travel options and car parking on campus, please visit our getting to Medway campus guide. 

Please Note: If you arrive at an incorrect campus, you can use our inter-campus bus to travel to the correct campus for your interview. You will need to make sure you have your email invitation available in order to use this service. Please refer to our bus service here.


If you intend to drive, please contact our programme administrator, Sophia Harding, on +44 20 8331 8172 and she will arrange a parking permit for you – please note that you will still need to pay for your parking on arrival.

What to do if you are going to be late

If, on your selection day you are going to be late, please do contact our Programme Administrator, Sophia Harding, on +44 20 8331 8172 and she will inform your interview panel and advise if you need to reschedule.

Information about placements with young and vulnerable people

Vulnerable people and placements.