Careers events and guidance

Get ahead and start your career planning now alongside your postgraduate taught course.

Whether you're interested in research or industry careers, or the charity or commercial sectors, the Careers Team have created dedicated online learning and events to help you navigate your possible future options.

Online resources

The Careers Service website is home to dedicated information for postgraduate taught students about careers and how we can help you.

Event highlights

Meet the Employers

The period between October and December is the busiest time to meet with employers on campus, with online events taking place throughout the week.

Check out the huge number of employers offering virtual events here at the UK's most targeted University!

Future Fortnight and virtual careers fairs

Get career ready with weeks of careers activities including virtual careers fairs, online events and careers support. Upcoming events include:

  • 19 October: Finance, Business & Management Fair
  • 20 October: STEM Fair
  • 22 October: Law Fair
  • 17 November: Postgrad Study Fair

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Regular online workshops and employer-led sessions

These events cover preparing for online interviews, using LinkedIn and finding hidden jobs, as well as CVs, covering letters and much, much more. Your career – sorted!

Meet the Professionals

Get connected with alumni from a range of professions, who tell it like it is.

Sectors include banking and finance, consulting, graduate schemes, science outside the lab, international, charities, and many more.

Big Drop-Ins

The Big Careers Drop-In on 6 October will give you the chance to drop into the Careers Service online and ask a question.  

More information will be on the Events page of the Careers Service website soon.

More information

Visit the Careers Service website or contact us by emailing