Our events

What's On

Our events programme will help you find out more about possible careers, allowing you to meet employers and find out exactly what they look for in their employees.

You can use these events to:

  • network with employers, finding out great interview tips and application advice
  • gain a unique insight into graduate roles
  • discover great work experience and placement opportunities
  • benefit from employers’ expertise in practical skills development to improve your chances of success

Events are open to undergraduate and postgraduate students from all disciplines and in all years of study, as well as graduates. We also run sessions aimed at international students, postgraduates and FirstGeneration+.

Our events programme includes:


Careers Fairs

We run a number of recruitment and information fairs throughout the year to help you find out about different employers and the opportunities that are available.

Fairs taking place in semester one include:


Recruitment and Selection Clinics

Make your application the best it can be!

Meet recruiting employers in an informal environment to find out about their recruitment processes and what they look for in a successful candidate.

Recruitment and Selection Clinics taking place in semester one include:

Talks and presentations

Employer Presentations

Come along to an employer presentation to find out about working in a particular organisation. You will be able to gain valuable information about selection criteria, graduate opportunities, work experience and placements.

Presentations taking place in semester one include:

Freshfields Panel Presentation - 09/10/17 Rolls-Royce plc - evening session 10/10/17
Nissan Motor Manufacturing UK Ltd - 19/10/17 PwC - 19/10/17
DLA Piper - 23/10/17 Royal Air Force - 24/10/17
UK JET Programme - 24/10/17 Global Careers Programme - Lockin China - 25/10/17
Careers in the Public Sector - 25/10/17 Deloitte - 26/10/17
The Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation - 27/10/17 Nihon Shokken Holdings Co Ltd - 31/10/17
Operation Wallacca - 01/11/17 Global Careers Programme - American Summers - 03/10/17
Global Careers Programme - Hisense - 07/11/17 Global Careers Programme - IMI plc - 07/11/17
CMS - 13/11/17 Global Careers Programme - CCUSA - 23/11/17

Skills Sessions

Skills Sessions

Skills sessions allow you to learn and practise some of the key transferable skills which employers look for. There are also sessions to help your interview technique and to allow your to experience a real assessment centre. These interactive workshops are delivered by top graduate employers who will be offering you the opportunity to learn from their expertise.

Skills sessions taking place in semester one include:

Teamwork with npower - 09/10/17 Mock interviews with Mott MacDonald - 24/10/17
Assertiveness and self-confidence with L'Oreal - 14/11/17 CV checks with Rolls Royce - 22/11/17
Online tests and assessment centre skills with Rolls Royce - 22/11/17 Teamwork skills with Rolls Royce - 22/11/17

Employers Q and A

Employer Appointments

Appointments provide you with an opportunity to talk to employers in an informal environment. You’ll be able to meet employers with either a scheduled appointment or just by dropping in on the day. Be sure to come prepared with relevant questions to make the most of this fantastic opportunity!

Employer appointments taking place in semester one include:

Employers on Campus

Pop-Up Employers

Look out for employers across campus. We’ve arranged for employers to bring pop-up stands into departments and cafes; a chance for you to meet them informally and find out more about their graduate and placement opportunities.

How to book

Use our Career Connect system within MUSE to search for our events and book your place.

Students with a disability

Interested in coming along to one of our events? If you have any specific access requirements in order to attend, please let us know in advance and we will make every effort to accommodate these.

Contact us:

Tel: 01142220910
Email: careers@sheffield.ac.uk