University Officers' Training Corps

Exeter UOTC


Exeter UOTC recruits from universities right across the South West. 

Below lists which universities we recruit from and how to join us during your university's Freshers' week.  

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Freshers'/Recruitment Fayre 2018

Come and find us at your university’s Freshers' Fayre! We will be at the following universities on these dates:


  • Exeter – 17th to 22nd – On Campus and the Freshers' Fayre
  • Plymouth – 17th to 22nd – On Campus and the Freshers' Fayre
  • Falmouth – 17th to 23rd – On Campus and the Freshers' Fayre

Application Form


Open Events 2018

In addition to Freshers' Fayres, you can also come along to one of our Open Evenings, where you can meet staff and current students. These will be held at our base on the following dates:


  • 20th and 21st – 1300 to 1600
  • 25th (for Falmouth) – 1800 to 2100
  • 25th and 26th – 1800 to 2100

Free travel from Exeter and Plymouth is available for 20th and 21st with transport pick ups at 1230 from Great Hall, Exeter and City Museum, Plymouth. For Falmouth, pick ups at Penryn Campus 1730. For 25th and 26th, picks at 1730 from Great Hall, Exeter and City Museum, Plymouth.


Selection Event 2018

To join EUOTC, you will need to attend one of our Selection Events, here we will assess your suitability to join our unit. This will include leadership tasks and interviews. Travel and food will be provided. This will take place 28th to 30th September, leaving from our base, pick ups at 1730 from Plymouth City Museum and Exeter Great Hall. Pick up at 1700 from Penryn Bus Stands for Falmouth.

There is no need to be nervous, we are looking for potential leaders, not the finished article.


Any Questions? Message us!


Medical Days 2018

You will need to pass an Army Medical to make sure you are physically and mentally fit to join our unit. You will need to attend one of the following days:


  • 6th or 7th

Details for pick ups and timings will be provided at the Selection Event. After passing the Medical, you can start training!

3 steps to join

  1. Step 1

    Find us at a Fresher's fair or come to an Opening Evening and get an Application Form

  2. Step 2

    Attend the Selection Event and Medical

  3. Step 3

    Start training!

Any Questions? Message us!