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.

UoD Careers Events

Check out our Events@Dundee programme for semester 1.

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Get into Tech Have you ever considered a job in tech?  Come along to hear directly from a recruiter at Morgan Stanley on how to find out if it’s right for you and how to get into tech. Target Audience:  UoD students and graduates, all disciplines welcome. Tuesday 27/10/20 13:00 - 14:00 Blackboard Collaborate Further information / register
Commercial Awareness for Future Lawyers:  CareesLaw.Net Matt Broadbent looks at what commercial awareness is and why it matters to candidates considering a career in the legal profession.  Open to UoD students and graduates, all disciplines welcome. The legal profession recruits from all degree disciplines. Tuesday 27/10/20 17:00 - 18:00 Blackboard Collaborate Further information / register
Careers Conversation – Postgraduate study: What? How? Why? This session is focused on postgraduate study – this is a great opportunity to find out what it is, why you might want to do it and how to apply.  Open to UoD students and graduates, all disciplines welcome. Wednesday 28/10/20 13:00 - 14:00 Blackboard Collaborate Further information / register
Saltire Scholar Internships Information Session An overview of the Saltire Internship programme with Entrepreneurial Scotland and a chance to hear from last year’s successful scholars from Dundee.  Target Audience:  UoD penultimate year students, all disciplines welcome. Thursday 29/10/20 16:00 - 17:00 Microsoft Teams Further information / register
Get into Teaching This session will give you an insight into teaching careers, how to gain appropriate work experience to determine if it is the right career for you as well as information, hints and tips on the online application and interviews you can expect to encounter during the process.  Target Audience:  UoD students and graduates with an interest in teaching. Friday 30/10/20 13:00 - 14:00 Blackboard Collaborate Further information / register
Saltire Application Support Session This session will go over the Saltire internship application questions and provide hints and tips on how to approach your answers.  Target Audience:  UoD penultimate year students, all disciplines welcome. Monday 02/11/20 13:00 - 14:00 Blackboard Collaborate Further information / register
Get into Human Resources This session will give an overview of what is involved in a career in Human Resources, and will give you some ideas about how to get into this sector.  Target Audience: UoD undergraduate and postgraduate students interested in finding out more about a career in Human Resources.  All disciplines welcome. Tuesday 03/11/20 12:00 - 13:00 Blackboard Collaborate Further information / Register
Online Postgraduate Open Day:  University of Dundee Join us from the comfort of your own home to find out more about your chosen subject area, Admissions, funding and student life! Wednesday 04/11/20 11:30 - 19:30 Virtual Further information / register
Careers Conversation – Prepare for the Virtual Fair This session is designed to help all those attending the Virtual Careers Fair on Thursday November 5 – how do you prepare, how does it work, who is there?  Open to UoD students and graduates, all disciplines welcome. Wednesday 04/11/20 13:00 - 14:00 Blackboard Collaborate Further information / register
Psychology Pathway Talk - Educational Psychology An overview and insight into the role of an Educational Psychologist and the qualification process in Scotland.  Target audience:  UoD undergraduate and postgraduate psychology students, but open to all students with an in interest in this area. Wednesday 04/11/20 14:00 - 15:00 Blackboard Collaborate Further information / register
UoD Virtual Careers Fair This is a fantastic opportunity for students and graduates to meet organisations offering graduate positions, internships, placements and other opportunities.  Target audience:  UoD students and graduates, all disciplines welcome. Thursday 05/11/20 10:00 - 15:00 Virtual Further information / register
Get into Medicine This session will look at the application process for applying to Medicine as a graduate, writing a good personal statement and improving your performance at interview. The admissions team from SCOTGEM (Scotland’s only graduate entry course) will also be on hand to take you through their application process and answer any questions about their programme. Monday 09/11/20 13:00 - 14:00 Blackboard Collaborate Further information / register
Qualify as a Solicitor in England and Wales with Barbri's SQE Prep Join Chris Jorgenson, Director of Institutional Partnerships at BARBRI, as he discusses the new route of qualifying as a Solicitor in England and Wales after 2021 via the Solicitors’ Qualifying Exam and how BARBRI can help every step of the way!  Open to UoD students and graduates, all disciplines welcome. Monday 09/11/20 17:00 - 18:00 Blackboard Collaborate Further information / register
Psychology Pathway Talk - Music Therapy An overview and insight into Music Therapy and the qualification process in Scotland and the Masters delivered at QMU Edinburgh.  Target audience:  UoD undergraduate and postgraduate psychology students, but open to all students with an in interest in this area. Wednesday 11/11/20 14:00 - 15:00 Blackboard Collaborate Further information / register
Career Conversations:  Graduate recruitment in COVID times - employer panel Further information to follow. Thursday 12/11/20 tbc Blackboard Collaborate Further information to follow
GoinGlobal Student Training Session Exclusively for students whose academic institutions are subscribers to Going Global's career resources database services. This event will: Explain the career tools and job search resources available from Going Global ; Provide examples and tips for finding international company information and job & internship opportunities ; Offer an opportunity for attendees to submit questions about Going Global's services. Wednesday 18/11/20 10:00 - 11:00 Online Further information / register
Psychology Pathway Talk - MSc in Applied Psychology for Children and Young People (CAAP) An overview and insight into the role of a Clinical Associate in Applied Psychology (CAAP) for Children and Young People and the Master programme run by the university of Edinburgh.  Target audience:  UoD undergraduate and postgraduate psychology students, but open to all students with an in interest in this area. Wednesday 18/11/20 14:00 - 15:00 Blackboard Collaborate Further information / register
Psychology Pathway Talk - Forensic Psychology Come along and meet Nicola Wylie a forensic psychologist who will talk about:  what Forensic Psychology is (dispel myths); how she became chartered; what her role is day to day.  Target Audience:  UoD undergraduate and postgraduate psychology students, but open to all students with an in interest in this area. Wednesday 25/10/20 13:00 - 14:00 Blackboard Collaborate Further information / register
Psychology Pathway Talk - MSc Health Psychology An overview and insight into Health Psychology and the qualification process in Scotland and the Masters delivered at the University of St. Andrews.  Target audience:  UoD undergraduate and postgraduate psychology students, but open to all students with an in interest in this area. Wednesday 02/12/20 14:00 - 15:00 Blackboard Collaborate 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 careers@dundee.ac.uk.

 

Event Details Date Time Find Out More
TARGETjobs:  IT's Not Just for the Boys For female STEM students looking to forge successful careers in Tech. Find out how to secure a role in the tech industry, fast-track your application and network with other women who have a passion for tech. Friday 23/10/20   Further information / register
Deloitte Networking Student Events
Experience our exciting new series of student virtual events where passion meets purpose and every participant has the chance to learn, grow and build up expertise.  Develop your skillset, test yourself with interactive challenges and discover how a career at Deloitte rewards your curiosity, ambition and personal goals – sign up today!
Friday 23/10/20;
Tuesday 27/10/20;
Wednesday 28/10/20;
Thursday 29/10/20;
Friday 30/10/20; 
Monday 02/11/20;
Tuesday 03/11/20;
Thursday 05/11/20
  Further information / register
Gray's Inn Scholarship Q&A Webinar This event will cover both Bar Course scholarships and GDL scholarships, providing general information about what to expect from the application and interviews and answering any questions about the process.  Open to all.  Monday 26/10/20 17:30 - 18:30 Further information / register
Amazon Student Events:  Monthly Women's Event Series:  Silencing your inner critic This webinar is targeted at women studying undergraduate or postgraduate degrees in EMEA. The session will focus on the topic of "Imposter Syndrome". The session will finish with the opportunity to ask questions to our Amazon panel! This webinar will be delivered by Amazonians from different parts of the business, including a Student Programs recruiter, and will be hosted in English. Tuesday 27/10/20 12:30 - 13:30 Further information / register
Amazon Student Events: Black History Month Webinar: Chart Your Own Career Path Want some tips and advice on how to navigate your career and Chart Your Own Path? Join us as we celebrate Black History Month with a panel session hearing from representatives from the UK Black Employee Network. You'll have an opportunity to also ask questions to our live panel, and understand more about our recruitment opportunities. Tuesday 27/10/20 17:00 - 18:00 Further information / register
PwC Virtual Park - Meet the Business (North, Scotland and Northern Ireland) Do you want to meet our people and find out more about our culture, value and opportunities? Sign up to visit PwC's Virtual Park - our virtual reality platform, where you will be able to meet our people from all of our UK offices and business areas - Lines of Service. Hear from our Leaders about how PwC have responded to the pandemic and our plans for the future. You'll also be able to meet colleagues from our internal networks and find out more about the support and opportunity available with us. Wednesday 28/10/20 15:00 - 19:00 Further information / register
Operations Demystified:  Morgan Stanley If you want to hear how you can put your talent and ambition to work and be part of a team that creates positive change, join Morgan Stanley for their Operations Demystified Event aimed at students from all degree disciplines who are interested in learning more about the processes, roles and opportunities presented through a career in our Operations division at Morgan Stanley in Glasgow. Wednesday 28/10/20 09:45 - 13:30 Further information / register
A Career in Finance with Johnson & Johnson Join this hour-long virtual event to learn about industry trends in the world of finance from a senior business leader at Johnson & Johnson. Featuring a panel of experts, we’ll share specific insights to help you navigate career opportunities in finance—so nothing stands between you and your next career breakthrough.  This session is designed to go beyond function or title, and into the skills and impact each area has on business and the world. Wednesday 28/10/20 13:00 - 14:00 Further information / register
MAKE History:  KPMG African and Caribbean Network (‘ACN’) Scotland KPMG’s African and Caribbean Network (‘ACN’) Scotland is pleased to announce an online event themed ‘MAKE History’  in celebration of Black History Month and all are welcome!  The panellists will share their experiences and lessons learned in their career and business journeys as they inspire us to BE EXCELLENT in our future career journeys. Wednesday 28/10/20 17:30 - 19:00 Further information / register
EY Fast Track Event - Midlands The Fast Track EY event is aimed at students in their final year at university who are looking to pursue a career at EY.  This event is specifically for students who are looking to work in one of EY’s Scotland offices. These include Birmingham, Aberdeen, Glasgow and Inverness. Thursday 29/10/20 10:00 - 13:00 Further information / register
Gradcracker: Discover Frazer-Nash Consultancy's Inside Store Frazer-Nash Consultancy is a leading systems and engineering technology company. It works across a diverse range of markets – from transport to defence, and from conventional power to clean energy.  Get the company’s inside story from Recruitment Manager Ian Devlin – along with some practical advice on how you can set your career in motion. Thursday 29/10/20 14:00 - 15:00 Further information / register
EqualEngineers Digital Careers Festival 2020:  Women in Engineering Women in Engineering
Race & Ethnicity in Engineering
LGBT+ in Engineering
Disability in Engineering
Neurodiversity in Engineering
Monday 02/11/20
Tuesday 03/11/20
Wednesday 04/11/20
Thursday 05/11/20
Friday 06/11/20
  Further information / pre-register
Swansea University Virtual Open Day Explore beautiful campuses, meet teaching staff and get a real insight into what it’s like to be a student at Swansea University. Wednesday 04/11/20 10:00 - 16:00 Further information / register
UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health:  Postgraduate Open Day An opportunity to attend a virtual Open Day for Postgraduate Research studies UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health attend presentations on research degrees, hear from current students, visit our virtual research student poster competition.
Wednesday 04/11/20 From 13:00 Further information /register
Gradcracker:  We're shedding light on life at Experian Experian is helping people and organisations make the most of their data. Orianne Wightman, the company’s Senior Talent Acquisition Partner for Early Careers, is going to be shedding light on life at Experian. During this webinar you’ll find out what working there could mean for you. Thursday 05/11/20 14:00 - 15:00 Further information / register
South Eastern Health and Social Care Trust:  Nurse Recruitment Webinar

This zoom session will provide you with the opportunity to hear a bit about the various areas within the South Eastern Trust and to ask any questions you may have to our expert panels.  These sessions are open to anyone who is a Band 5 Adult or Learning Disability Nurse.

Thursday 05/11/20 18:45 - 21:00 Further information / register
TARGETjobs: Inside City Law An insight event with RPC, with the opportunity to ask questions and find about a career in City law. For 1st year law students and 2nd year non-law student who can demonstrate an interest in a career in City law. Monday 09/11/20   Further information / register
Future Leaders Diversity Conference 2020:  Scottish Government The conference will support potential candidates from groups currently under-represented in the Civil Service to consider applying for graduate programmes in the Scottish Government and wider Civil Service. It is aimed at high calibre graduates or undergraduates who identify as disabled and/or minority ethnic and/or socially or economically disadvantaged. Monday 09/11/20 - Friday 13/11/20   Further information.  Registration opens 25/09/20 & closes 08/10/20.
South Eastern Health and Social Care Trust:  Nurse Recruitment Webinar This zoom session will provide you with the opportunity to hear a bit about the various areas within the South Eastern Trust and to ask any questions you may have to our expert panels.  These sessions are open to anyone who is a Band 5 Adult or Learning Disability Nurse. Thursday 12/11/20  18:45 - 21:00 Further information / register
TARGETjobs:  Future Female Engineers Meet some of the brightest engineers and follow in their footsteps. Build your professional network, connect with recruiters and gain inside advice about applications and what it’s like to work in the engineering sector. Monday 16/11/20   Further information / register
TARGETjobs:  IT's Not Just for the Boys For female STEM students looking to forge successful careers in Tech. Find out how to secure a role in the tech industry, fast-track your application and network with other women who have a passion for tech. Monday 23/11/20   Further information / find out more
Burness Paull Insight Day Gain an insight into what it's like to work in a leading commercial law firm. This event is for LLB or DPLP students curious about the firm, offering the chance to hear from trainees, graduate recruitment and partners. Wednesday 25/11/20 12:00 - 14:00 Further information / register
Explore the Law:  Legal Careers for Students with Disabilities and Health Conditions Explore the Law is a uniquely interactive event designed to provide bright and ambitious students with disabilities and long-term health conditions an insight into the true nature of the opportunities available within investment banking and the support that can be provided. The event will include sessions on the legal industry, disclosure, requesting support, interview skills, and an opportunity to meet bu Thursday 03/12/20 13:00 - 18:00 Further information / register
Gradcracker:  Morgan Stanley is future focussed - are you? Morgan Stanley is a leading financial services firm with offices around the world. With technology at its centre, the firm is constantly coming up with new ideas and ground-breaking financial products.  Uncover some top tips and advice from Matt Aspin, the company’s Technology Recruiter. This is your chance to find out what is happening right now at Morgan Stanley and how you can be part of it.  Thursday 10/12/20 14:00 - 15:00 Further information / register
Gradcracker: join the next generation with nucleargraduates A new generation of engineers and scientists is needed to drive the transformation of the nuclear industry – which is why leading businesses and world-class organisations have been brought together to create nucleargraduates.  Anna Byrne, nucleargraduates’ Graduate Recruitment & Selection Lead, is going to explain how you can help pioneer this rapidly changing industry. Find out everything you need to know about the programme and how you can get involved. Thursday 17/12/20 14:00 - 15:00 Further information / register
Gradcracker: Siemens - here, there, everwhere... Siemens is a leader in manufacturing, power generation and Smart infrastructure. Charlotte Watson, Talent Acquisition Consultant – Early Careers, will let us in on what Siemens is getting up to at the moment.  Thursday 07/01/21 14:00 - 15:00 Further information / register

 

Event Target Audience Theme Date Time Location Find Out More
LawCareersNetLIVE Law and non-law students A one-day conference is for talented students who want to learn more about how to build a successful career as a solicitor in a prestigious firm. Friday 27/11/20 09:15 - 16:30 Manchester Further information / register
LawCareersNetLIVE Law and non-law students A one-day conference is for talented students who want to learn more about how to build a successful career as a solicitor in a prestigious firm. Friday 04/12/20 09:15 - 16:30 London Further information / register
TARGETjobs:  Future Female Engineers Female students, all discipline Meet some of the brightest engineers and follow in their footsteps. Build your professional network, connect with recruiters and gain inside advice about applications and what it’s like to work in the engineering sector. Friday 12/02/21   London Further inormation / register

 

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Gray's Inn Scholarships

Residential Scholarships valued at £9,500.
Bar Course Scholarships up to £30,000.
GDL Scholarships up to £13,000.
Please note that you can only apply to one Inn of Court for a Bar Course scholarship.

Friday 06/11/20 Website
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 
ArmyJobs-Medical@mod.gov.uk for further information