The Careers Service organises a programme of fairs, employer presentations and skills workshops.

The Employer Team works with employers and organisations to find the latest opportunities for you. Attending these events will help enhance your employability and let you explore career choices.

The Careers Service facilitates presentations from a range of employers, study providers and voluntary organisations in order to inform students about the opportunities available to them. The views and opinions expressed in these presentations are those of the organisation(s) and do not necessarily represent the views of the Careers Service.

Check out our Beyond Graduation: Your Next Steps event leaflet.

UoD Careers Events


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GoinGlobal Training Session Learn how to identify the best resources for your needs. In 60 minutes, a GoinGlobal training session can help you unlock thousands of up-to-date, constantly evolving career and employment resources from Boston to Beijing.  Supercharge your results and get the most out of what GoinGlobal has to offer!  Target Audience:  UoD students, all disciplines welcome. Wednesday 12/05/21 10:00 - 11:00 Online Further information / register
Beyond Graduation – Your Next Steps The Careers Service will be running a series of events to support our upcoming graduating students and alumni. The week will also include access to a graduate toolkit and support to prepare for a Graduate Jobs Fair Online taking place Wednesday 2 June (11am – 4pm). You will be able to pick and mix from a series of live interactive forums and online resources focussing on:

1)  Exploring careers – what can I do?
2)  Finding jobs in Covid Times 
3)  Marketing yourself to employer

*UoDAlumni: to gain access to event information/registration please register for a CareersPortal account with us, if you have not already done so.
Monday 31/05/21- Friday 04/06/21    Online Further information / register

The Careers Service facilitates presentations from a range of employers, study providers and voluntary organisations in order to inform students about the opportunities available to them. The views and opinions expressed in these presentations are those of the organisation(s) and do not necessarily represent the views of the Careers Service.

If you require assistance or reasonable adjustments to participate in our on campus events or Careers Fairs then please don’t hesitate to contact us on 01382 384017 or email us at


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Virtual Big Book Crit:  Spring 2021 If you’re in education or starting out in the field of creative advertising, and have a portfolio of work to show, this event is for you. The Big Book Crit have enlisted a troop of professional creatives, working in the advertising and marketing industry, who are ready to view and give feedback on your work during our live critiquing sessions. Free to attend. Tuesday 11/05/21 and Thursday 13/05/21 17:00 - 19:00 Further informatiom / register
Introduction to Painting Conservation at Hospitalfield Hospitalfield invite you to join an online talk and film screening introducing the care of the collection of predominately 19th century paintings at Hospitalfield, an arts trust and historic house in Arbroath, presented with Henry Matthews and Gail Egan of Dundee based ICON registered Conservators Egan Matthews & Rose.  This is a rare chance to see behind the scenes a painting conservation survey. You can expect to learn about the specialist techniques, tools and skills used to assess paintings, in order to prioritise conservation needs based on the conditions of each painting.  Thursday 13/05/21 16:00 - 17:00 Further information / register
Growth Mindset:  Prospects Rebecca Fielding, founder and managing director at Gradconsult will introduce you to the concept of growth mindset in this session. Growth mindset is being increasingly used by employers to both recruit and develop graduates. Your mindset is described as 'a mental attitude that determines how you interpret and respond to situations' (Carol Dewck, 2007). By becoming more aware of, and working on, your mindset (including your self-talk and self-limiting beliefs) you can accelerate your personal development at the start of your career. You'll get practical advice on using the growth mindset to help on your career journey in this 30 minute webinar. There will also be the opportunity to ask questions at the end. Wednesday 12/05/21 13:00 Further information / register
Getting Women into STEM:  Prospects Slowly but surely the gender gap in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) industries is narrowing but more work still needs to be done to encourage women into STEM careers.  Hear from Tehreem Sheikh, CEO/co-founder of Hire STEM Women about why this gap exists, what barriers young women currently face, initiatives and campaigns to encourage more females into STEM and why increasing the female representation in these industries is so important. This is a 30 minute webinar with the opportunity to ask questions at the end. Tuesday 18/05/21 11:00 Further information / register
Inside City Law:  TARGETjobs TARGETjobs is proud to work with RPC on this exclusive networking event, that provides an insight into working in law within the City.  Open to first year law students and second year non-law students who can demonstrate an interest in a career in City law, that are currently studying at university in the UK or Ireland. Tuesday 01/06/21   Further information / register
Graduate Jobs Fair Online Aimed at the class of 2021 from across all 15 Scottish Universities, the Graduate Jobs Fair Online is your opportunity to explore your next steps and meet organisations who are looking to recruit graduates for roles starting in 2021. Wednesday 02/06/21  11:00 - 16:00 Further information / register


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GDL Scholarships: Lincoln's Inn The Inn offers up to 32 scholarships for non-law graduates of outstanding ability. The GDL scholarships are separated into three named awards, all means-tested as above. First Friday of May (the year of commencement) Website
Scottish Funding Council scholarships:  MLitt Museum and Gallery Studies, University of St Andrews Scottish and EU students interested in this programme of study. Ongoing Website
Get into Teaching Bursaries and Scholarships Teaching. Various Website
DAAD Funding for Study and Research in Germany 2019/2020 Various. Various Website
Queen Alexandra’s Royal Army Nursing Corps:  Nursing Bursary Open to those currently studying adult nursing. Various Call 0121 633 6450 / 07834 602872 or email for further information



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DMA Talent Marketing Challenge 2021 Looking to test your marketing prowess with the chance of winning an industry recognised challenge?  If so, you’ve come to the right place.  With the support of ScotRail, this is an opportunity for aspiring marketers to discover what it’s like to work on a real-life marketing brief. Your mission – should you choose to accept it – is to create a 12-month integrated marketing campaign for ScotRail to help them overcome the new obstacles they face due to coronavirus, with people switching to cycling to complete the journeys they'd normally do by train. The winning team will get £1,000 to spend on whatever they want! Monday 17/05/21 Further information / register
Autocar Drivers of Change competition Would you like to be in with the chance to win £5000 and gain exclusive networking opportunities with senior members of the automotive industry, such as McLaren Automotive or Volvo? The Autocar Drivers of Change initiative seeks to attract talented individuals to the automotive industry. To enter, dream up an idea within automotive retail, technology, or digital.  Friday 24/09/21 Further information / register