Career Conversations

These are a great way of learning from real graduate employers. This is an informal drop-in session which allows you to connect with employers to discuss their job opportunities and recruitment practices. Held regularly during term-time, they are advertised on our Events page.

Here’s what Career Conversations are all about:

  • discuss internships, graduate jobs and other opportunities.
  • find out what’s happening in a particular job sector.
  • gain advice on how to get relevant work experience.
  • learn about the recruitment process.

It couldn’t be easier!

  • Careers Conversations are informal and relaxed.
  • there's no need to sign-up, simply attend on the day.
  • feel free to come along on your own or with a few others who have particular questions for the employer.
  • Career Conversations take place regularly throughout the academic year.

Making the most of these great opportunities!

  • check out the employer website before going along.
  • don’t be afraid to ask lots of questions, no question is too simple.
  • make a good impression by shaking hands, introduce yourself and show enthusiasm.
  • this type of informal networking can often open up opportunities with employers.

Employer presentations

These are targetted group presentations delivered by employers to raise awareness of their graduate jobs, internships, recruitment methods and deadlines. They often include input by a recent graduate describing their experience to date. You may need you to sign-up to attend these events so check our Events page for full details.

  • find out what’s happening in a particular industry.
  • hints and tips on their application process.
  • insight into the range of career options on offer.
  • often targeted to specific degree courses.
  • great insight into skills required.
  • opportunity to ask questions and network.
  • mostly happen in the first tri-mester.

Making the most of these great opportunities!

  • check out the employer website before going along.
  • don’t be afraid to ask lots of questions, no question is too simple.
  • this type of informal networking can often open up opportunities with employers.

Recruitment fairs

These are a great way to network with a range of employers from different industry sectors, and let you discover:

  • jobs and postgraduate study opportunities.
  • immediate vacancies

We will keep you updated with any upcoming fairs via our Events page on our website.