Careers Events & Meet Employers

Careers Events & Meet Employers

Find out more about our busy programme of events, and meet representatives from top graduate employers!

Are you an employer who wants to find out more about our event calendar and how to attend? Please follow the link to our employer website with more information.

Careers Fairs

We hold a variety of Careers Fairs each term. Come and meet top employers and find out more about graduate jobs, placements, internships, work experience opportunities, and more. 

Autumn Careers Fair

Autumn Careers Fair

Weds 28th October 2020, 11:00am - 3:00pm

The Autumn Careers Fair attracts many of the Times Top 100 graduate recruiters. This is one of the best ways to find opportunities in your chosen career, including graduate jobs, work experience; internships and postgraduate study from across all sectors. 

This year we will be hosting our Autumn Careers Fair via the Career Fair Plus app.

To see the range of employers from last year's Autumn Careers Fair you can download the brochure here:

Law Fair

Law Fair

Weds 25th November 2020

Virtual Careers Event

Taking place in November, this is your chance to meet lawyers, trainees, associates, and partners to learn more about a career in law. 

Open to all students, the fair offers you the chance to ask questions and gain unique insight into applying for a role in law. 

‘Meet the Employer’ Spring Careers Fair

‘Meet the Employer’ Spring Careers Fair

2021 date TBC

Open to all students, this is our biggest careers fair of Spring Term 2021 and is ideal for finding graduate positions, internships and placements. 

Engage with Employers

Find out more about different career sectors at our range of panel events. 

Employers on Campus

Panel Events

Meet top employers offering great opportunities at a virtual workshop, presentation, or drop in - you can get insider info and top tips on how to apply, find out about working for their company, and meet your potential new colleagues.

Take a look at our Events Calendar on TARGETconnect to view all employer visits and to book your place on workshops and presentations.

Management School Webinar Series

Management School Webinar Series

October & November 2020

This year the Management School will be holding a series of webinars with employers to help you gain in insight into working in a range of sectors:

Investment Banking – Mon 12th October, 1-2pm

Asset Management – Tues 13th October, 1-2pm

Consultancy – Thurs 15th October, 1-2pm

Financial Services – Fri 16th October, 1-2pm

FinTech – Weds 21st October, 1-2pm

Retail and FMCG – Thurs 22nd October, 1-2pm

Accountancy – Tues 17th November, 1-2pm

Book now!
Creative Week

Creative Week

2nd - 6th November 2020

Creative Week is the first week in November, and is full of virtual panel events to build your knowledge of what it's like to work in these sectors:

Film, TV & Radio – Mon 2nd November

Writing and Journalism – Tues 3rd November

Publishing – Weds 4th November

Theatre – Thurs 5th November

Art – Fri 6th November (morning)

Marketing & Advertising – Fri 6th November (afternoon)

Science & Technology Fair

STEM Week

10th - 12th November 2020

Virtual Employer Panels

Come along to this specialist event organised by the Science and Technology Business Partnerships & Enterprise team, Careers, and the Faculty of Science & Technology.

This event will be attended by employers from the following sectors:

  • Environmental and Agricultural  - Tues 10th November, 10am
  • Engineering and Manufacturing – Tues 10th November, 2pm
  • Science and Pharmaceuticals – Weds 11th November, 10am
  • Technology – Weds 11th November, 2pm
  • Energy and Utilities – Thurs 12th November, 10am
  • Health and Psychology – Thurs 12th November, 2pm

 

‘Make a Difference’ Public Sector Event

‘Make a Difference’ Public Sector Event

Weds 18th November, 1-2pm

If you're thinking of a career that makes a positive impact on people's lives then come to our virtual panel event with companies who make a real difference in society. 

This event will consist of a virtual panel with a Q&A session. 

Book now!
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Careers in...

Our Careers in... webinars are intended to give you some insight into working in different sectors. We speak to professionals from different backgrounds to help you gain an understanding of what it's like to work in their industry or organisation. 

Careers in... webinars