Information for Schools and Colleges


10- Second Takeover

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The Graduate Ambassadors put students' communication and presentation skills to the test. Students must think on their feet to speak for 10 seconds about a certain topic. 

Type of activity:



10 minutes

Learning outcomes:

  • Higher Education awareness
  • Teamwork
  • Personal awareness
  • Confidence
  • Communication
  • Presentation skills
  • Creativity
  • Volatility
The Graduate Ambassador Team provide a wide range of presentations and interactive activities for Years 7-13 at no cost to your institution. View our Activities for Schools and Colleges for further details about the services we offer.
To book a visit from the Graduate Ambassadors you can fill in the form on this page or email
Alternatively you could speak to a member of the team by calling 0191 208 8378.
Relevant subjects Type of activity Suitable audiences
  • Progression to HE
  • Events in School
  • Y 10
  • Y 9