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. 

Placement & Career Insight Conference

Placement & Career Insight Conference

Wednesday 16th October 2019, 1 - 4pm

Are you a 1st or 2nd year looking for a 12-month placement or summer internship? Or are you a final year interested in finding out more about roles in a particular career sector? 

Come along to our first 'Placement & Career Insight Conference' and find out more about opportunities in several different industries. Book onto the individual panel events below:

1 - 2pm
Pharmaceutical / Medical
Business Functions (Sales, HR, Marketing)
Creative / Theatre / Publishing

2 - 3pm
Finance
Policy / Legal / Charity
Data Analytics / Technology

The panels will be followed by networking & free refreshments from 3 - 4pm. 

Autumn Careers Fair

Autumn Careers Fair

Wednesday 30th October 2019, 11am - 3pm

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. 


Visit the Careers Fair Microsite
Speed Networking

Speed Networking

(night before the Autumn Fair)
Tuesday 29th October, 6 - 8pm, LUMS Hub Cafe

Come to this fun and informal way to meet employers the night before the fair! 

Book now!
Technology Employer Panel

Technology Employer Panel

Thursday 24th October, 5:30 – 7:30pm, FST Training Rooms

Come and meet top employers looking for STEM students interested in a future career in technology. This panel takes the form of a series of short presentations from a number of high profile graduate employers with roles in technology, followed by informal networking at exhibition stands and refreshments. 

Book now!
Science & Technology Fair

Science & Technology Fair

Wednesday 13th November, 3 - 6pm, LICA

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

The event will be attended by up to 60 exhibitors interested in providing placements, further study opportunities and graduate vacancies to students and graduates with backgrounds in
 biological sciences, chemistry, computing, communications, engineering, environmental sciences, geography, mathematics and statistics, natural sciences, physics, and psychology.

Book now!
Law Fair

Law Fair

Wednesday 20th November, 1 - 3pm, LICA

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. 

Find out more

Workshops

We run hundreds of workshops throughout the year covering a wide range of topics; CVs and applications, assessment centres, confidence building, interview skills etc.

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

Employers on Campus

Meet top employers offering great opportunities at a 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.