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.


Campus Events: 

Event  Details / Target Audience  Date Time Location Find Out More/Book a Place
Chartered Management Institute (CMI) Masterclass (with refreshments) UoD students and graduates, all disciplines welcome. Wednesday 06/06/18 13:00 - 15:00 MSI Large Lecture Theatre, School of Life Sciences Book through Eventbrite

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


Event Date Time Location Details Apply
Asia Perspectives Careers Seminar:  Singapore's Role in Transforming Asian Economies Through Artifical Intelligence, Data Science & Design Thinking 22/05/18 19:00 - 21:00 Novotel Hotel, Edinburgh The event is targetted at alumni or upcoming graduates with Masters or PhD qualifications. Vacancies in research, postdoctoral fellowships & academia. Free to attend. Further information
Asia Perspectives Careers Seminar:  Singapore's Role in Transforming Asian Economies Through Artifical Intelligence, Data Science & Design Thinking  24/05/18 18:00 - 20:00 Novotel Hotel, Glasgow The event is targetted at alumni or upcoming graduates with Masters or PhD qualifications. Vacancies in research, postdoctoral fellowships & academia. Free to attend. Further information
NHS Lothian Recuritment Open Day 28/05/18 09:00 - 16:00 St John's Hospital, Livingston Any discipline Website
CMS Open Day 31/05/18 11:00 - 18:00 Glasgow Scots or dual-qualified Law student in their first or second year of their four-year degree; of in their first or second year of an accelerated LLB, or due to start the accelerated LLB in 2018. Apply by sending their CV with a short cover letter (up to 200 words) explaining why you would like to attend to Applications close on 14 May 2018.
Wild Sparks by Young Scot 02/06/18 10:30 - 16:30 Edinburgh Any discipline.  Do you want to help build a world richer in nature? Further information / Register
NHS Lothian Recuritment Open Day 14/06/18 09:00 - 16:00 Western General Hospital, Edinburgh Any discipline Further Information / Register
The Constructionarium Programme - a free 3-day hands-on onsite construction experience 22/06/18 - 22/06/18 09:00 - 17:00 Blackridge, EH48 3BN  Aimed at women students in their 2nd year of a civil engineering or built environment related degree or HNC/HND level college students. Further information / RegisterClosing date 11/05/18.
NHS Lothian Recuritment Open Day 04/07/18 09:00 - 16:00 Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Edinburgh Any discipline Website
Event Target Audience Date Time Location Find Out More
Careers in Africa Graduate Recruitment Summit All disciplines. 17/05/18 - 18/05/18   London Website
Institute of International Education in London (IIEL)  Open Days For those interested in becoming a teacher of the Japanese Language or teaching English to Japanese students in Japan 19/05/18 & 26/05/18   London Further information
Embassy of Japan in Japan Information Day 2018 - Education and Research Opportunities All disciplines. 24/05/18   London Further information.  Register by sending your name, job title, organisation name and e mail address to:  Closing date:  11/05/18
Swansea University Postgraduate Open Day All disciplines. 06/06/18   Swansea University - Singleton Park Campus Website / Register
Swansea University Postgraduate Open Day  All disciplines. 07/06/18   Swansea University - By Campus Website / Register
London Graduate Fair All disciplines.  Free entry. 20/06/18 11:00 - 17:00 London Website / Register
Nursing & Healthcare Support Worker Open Day:  Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust Nursing, healthcare 23/06/18 10:00 - 16:00 Cambridge Further information
MedComms Open Day Those with a genuine enthusiasm for science and its application to the world of medicine. 27/06/18   London Further information / Register
26th Edition of International Conference on Clinical Psychology and Neuroscience Theme:  "Reconnoitring Facets and Intense Novelties in Clinical Psychology for Futuristic Challenges".  Costs involved. 23/07/18 - 24/07/18   Birmingham Website
Graduate Sales Conference 2018 Costs involved.  For students and graduates interested in a sales career. 28/11/18   Coventry Further information


Title Subject / Categories Closing Date Find Out More
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
ICAS Foundation:  Making a Difference Bursaries Bursaries of up to £10,000 payable over 4 years available to eligible students studying accountancy or a finance related degree. 18/05/18 Website
Postgraduate Scholarships in Colombia for International Students Open call for scholarships in Colombia for foreigners citizens interested in doing Specializations, Masters and PhD programs in Colombia.  Start date 01/06/18.
01/06/18 Website - click on “BECAS” section, then click on “BECAS DE POSGRADO” section.
2019 Japanese Government (MEXT) Postgraduate Scholarship Any discipline. 01/06/18 at 5pm


Geography Teaching Scholarships:  The Royal Geographical Society Undergraduates, postgraduates and career changers interested in teaching geography. 01/07/18 Website
Pupillage Scholarships:  The Honorable Society of Lincoln's Inn Primarily for those undertaking their GDL and BPTC years. 31/07/18 Website
Mathematics Teacher Training Scholarship Scheme Teaching Various Website
Get into Teaching Bursaries and Awards Teaching Various Website
DAAD Funding for Study and Research in Germany 2018/2019 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
Title Subject / Categories Closing Date Find Out More
Student Marketing Competition: The Institute of Direct and Digital Marketing (IDM) The 2018 student competition brief is provided by Royal Mail. Your challenge is to increase direct mail usage amongst a young audience in a b2b capacity. 25/05/18 Website
Holt Valuation Challenge Earn chances at interviews with Credit Suisse and affiliates.  Open to Bachelor, Master, MBA or PHD students. 01/07/18 Website