Careers Events and Activities

Regular events

Regular events

Every week during term-time there's a range of support available to you as an engineering student. You'll get to meet with engineering specialists who understand the industry and the skills, knowledge and attributes employers and companies are looking for in placement students and graduates.

Careers Adviser Appointments

One-to-One Careers Adviser Appointments for Engineering Students

  • Need advice about your CV?
  • Want to know the best places to look for jobs?
  • Looking for guidance about assessment centres?

20 minute bookable appointments are available with a Careers Adviser between 9.10am and 4pm (Tuesday from 11am).

To book an appointment, login to Career Connect. Alternatively call the Careers Service on 0114 222 0910 or visit them at Edgar Allen House, 241 Glossop Road.

Year in Industry Appointments

Year in Industry Appointments for Engineering Students

For help finding a year long placement as part of your Year in Industry programme the Engineering Employability Team are available for appointments.

You can book in appointments with the team here.

Alternatively if there isn't an appointment available then please refer to the Careers Service and you can make an appointment via Career Connect.

There are also lots of resources on the Careers Service pages which maybe of use to you.

One-off events

One-off events

These one-off events are a fantastic opportunity to explore your career options and meet directly with employers. New events will be added throughout the year. 

Space systems engineering is a crucial discipline within the space sector, and a keen understanding of what it is and how it is applied is key in defining the success of any space mission, from a student-built CubeSat to a commercial communications satellite.