Events

Forthcoming Events

Date

Event

TimeVenue
Tuesday 24th October 2017

Career Conversation: Gradcracker - come along and find out about your options in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Maths). All STEM students, societies and staff are invited to find out more about placements (for 1st and 2nd years) and graduate opportunities available.

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12-3pm Careers Area, Campus Lounge, Level 1 George Moore Building
Wednesday 25th October 2017

Careers Service Lunchtime Session: Applying for Post Graduate Courses - come along and find out more about applying for a post graduate course. Find out about the different types of courses, what to think about when choosing one, and what you need to know when applying.

12noon - 12:30pm Careers Area, Campus Lounge, Level 1 George Moore Building 
Monday 30th October 2017

Morgan Stanley Event: Meet the Teams - Finance & Fund Services. Hear first hand from recent graduates and senior representatives about what it's like to work at Morgan Stanley. Please pre-register for this event before attending. 

More information is available on our blog.

2pm The Cerium Building, 55 Douglas Street, Glasgow G2 7NP
Wednesday 1st November 2017

Tier 1 Graduate Entrepreneur Workshop - GCU international (non EEA) students interested in creating their own business after graduation are invited to attend this workshop hosted by our Visa & Immigration team.

More information can be found on our blog.

12pm Seminar Room 2, Campus Lounge, Level 1 George Moore Building
Tuesday 7th & Wednesday 8th November 2017

The Personal Finance Society (PFS) is having the UK’s largest conference on financial planning at the NEC Birmingham. This is an excellent (and FREE) opportunity for students with an interest in a finance career to build knowledge and networks.

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9am - 5pm National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham B40 1NT
Thursday 9th November 2017

Morgan Stanley Event: The Trade Game - an interactive and fast paced opportunity to recreate a real life trade process. The overall aim is to execute Purchase Trades in bonds, options and swaps in order to better understand the concept of the 'Life of a trade'. Please pre-register for this event before attending.

More information is available on our blog.

6pm - 8:30pm The Cerium Building, 55 Douglas Street, Glasgow G2 7NP
Friday 10th November 2017

Future Female Engineers Recruitment Fair - great opportunity to meet major engineering companies who are actively seeking talented, enthusiastic female engineering students. Placements, internships and graduate jobs available.

Find out more information on our blog.

9am Arup HQ, 13 Fitzroy St, Bloomsbury, London W1T 4BQ
Saturday 11th November

The Equal Engineers Student & Graduate Careers Fair - over 50 exhibitors showcasing graduate, internship and student placement opportunities. Females, ethnic minorities, LGBT+ and disabled students are particularly encouraged to attend.

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10am-5pm Millennium Point, Birmingham B4 7XG
Wednesday 15th November 2017

Morgan Stanley Event: Diversity Networks Quiz - a great opportunity to meet and network with members of Morgan Stanley's Women's Business Alliance, Enable, Pride & Ally, Cultural Awarenesss, Charity & Volunteering, and Young Professionals Networks. There's also a chance to win prizes! Please pre-register for this event before attending.

More information is available on our blog.

5pm - 7pm The Cerium Building, 55 Douglas Street, Glasgow G2 7NP
Wednesday 22nd November 2017

Morgan Stanley Event: Meet the Teams - Finance & Fund Services. Hear first hand from recent graduates and senior representatives about what it's like to work at Morgan Stanley. Please pre-register for this event before attending. 

More information is available on our blog.

2pm The Cerium Building, 55 Douglas Street, Glasgow G2 7NP

The Careers Service runs a variety of employer-led events throughout the academic year. These include:

The Career Conversation Series
The series offers an alternative approach to employer events, where students meet recruiters face-to-face for an informal conversation into the company's recruitment.

Employer Recruitment Fairs
Recruitment fairs are events featuring a selection of employers within a certain sector, offering students from specific courses the opportunity to meet a range of potential recruiters within a single event.

Employer Presentations
Presentations allow students to attend an in-depth informational session about an employer's recruitment practices, opportunities and work environment.

Employer-Led Workshops
Practical employer-led events aimed at teaching employability and/or professional skills to students.

Employer-Led Industry Insight Sessions
Informational sessions on the specifics of certain industries, lead by employers within the sector.

Employer-Led Mock Assessment Centres
Group activities simulating assessment-centre evaluations commonly carried out by employers during their recruitment procedures.