Connect through events
We hold a variety of Careers Fairs each term. Come and meet our smart, talented students whilst showcasing graduate jobs, placements, internships, work experience opportunities, and more.
‘Meet the Employer’ Spring Careers Fair
Wednesday 22nd January 2020, 12 - 3pm
Open to all graduate recruiters, teaching providers and recruitment agencies looking to recruit our top talent. This is our biggest careers fair of Spring Term 2020 and is free to attend. This annual event attracts final year, penultimate and early year students from all degree disciplines and departments across campus. It is ideal for uncovering talent for your graduate positions, internships and placements; timed to allow you to meet with our students before end of January application deadlines.
Future Global Leaders: Leadership Festival
Late January 2020
This event is for all first year Management School students (approx. 1000). We are welcoming a range of alumni and employers who hold positions of leadership within their organisation. This is an opportunity for you to share how you have gained your position, and give insight into leadership skills and attributes, that will be vital in helping students gain similar positions in leadership in their future career.Email for more information
Cyber Security Employer Panel
Thursday 23rd January 2020, 5:30-7:30pm
This is a sector specific employer panel, which will consist of recent graduates and experienced professionals giving an insight into working in Cyber Security: from personal career stories, to recruitment processes and advice on securing a role in the sector.Email us if you are interested in taking part
Sustainability Employer Panel
Thursday 30th January 2020, 5.30 - 7.30pm
This is a sector specific employer panel, which will consist of recent graduates and experienced professionals giving an insight into working in sustainability related roles, both in the public and private sector.Email us if you are interested in taking part
Welcoming Workplaces: Diversity and Inclusion
Tuesday 4th February 2020, 12 - 2.30pm
This event celebrates diversity at Lancaster and raises the profile of graduate employers who champion diversity in the workplace.
The event will be promoted extensively to our students and societies, focusing on LGBTQ+, BAME, Women, Disability, Mental Health and Social Mobility.
The format of the event is a series of short presentations from recent graduates who identify with one or many of these diversity groups and talk about their personal experiences and how their employer has supported them. The presentations would be followed by exhibition networking and refreshments.
At this stage we are taking expressions of interest; so please email if would you or a colleague would like to attend.
Energy Employer Panel
Thursday 6th February 2020, 5.30 - 7.30pm
This is a sector specific employer panel, which will consist of recent graduates and experienced professionals giving an insight into working in the energy sector: from personal career stories, to recruitment processes and advice on securing a role in the sector.Email us if you are interested in taking part
‘Careers in the Lab’ Employer Panel
Thursday 13th February 2020, 5.30-7.30pm
This is a sector specific employer panel, which will consist of recent graduates and experienced professionals giving an insight into working in the lab: from personal career stories, to recruitment processes and advice on securing a role in the sector.Email us if you are interested in taking part
Events in late 2020
Keep an eye on our flagship fairs taking place at the start of the academic year. Dates will be announced soon.
Autumn Careers Fair
October 2020, date TBC
Taking place during the first term to launch a new season of events, our flagship Autumn Careers Fair attracts a broad range of graduate recruiters offering graduate and placement opportunities.
(night before the Autumn Fair)
October 2020, date TBC
Come to this fun and informal way to engage with our students. The speed networking format will ensure that you get to meet as many students as possible to promote your opportunities.
If you would like to stay over at Lancaster, we can support you to find suitable accommodation.
Management School Fairs
October 2020, date TBC
Our Management School is internationally-leading and award-winning, recognised as one of the few business schools in the world to hold quadruple accreditation.
This is our flagship specialist Careers Fair. Focusing on commercial, financial and consultancy organisations – with some of the most diverse opportunities available across all types of jobs, from Marketing and PR through to IT, HR, Finance and many more. Employers will be promoting placement, internship and graduate opportunities for students from every course of study, from undergraduate to postgraduate and MBA level.
Science & Technology Fair
November 2020, date TBC
The Science & Technology Fair is a sector-specific careers fair showcasing graduate vacancies, placements and work experience opportunities within dynamic industries.
Can't make it to a fair? Don't worry, there are plenty of ways you can get involved and meet our students.
Meet our students and provide hints and tips on applying or insights into a ‘day in the life’ at your company through:
• Traditional individual presentations, on campus or at your place of work.
• Panel presentation alongside other employers, followed by Q&A and networking.
• Small conference event focused on a sector or topical theme.
This brings together students, academics and employers to explore a theme and enhance career awareness.Email us to arrange
Boost your number of successful applications by delivering sessions that mirror your recruitment process, or provide insight into the skills required in the workplace or for a particular industry, whilst raising your profile on our campus.Contact us to arrange
Throughout the academic year there are a number of high profile events including formal evening dinners, awards ceremonies, and speed networking events, each offering the chance to network with our talented students.
Perfect to connect with potential recruits in a more informal way. Share a coffee with students who just drop in to find out more about your company and application process, at the same time building your brand on campus. We have a variety of venues for you to choose from.Contact us to arrange
For more information about what you can do on campus, and to book onto any of our events, contact us today.