Campus Events

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.

 

Event 

Details / Target Audience 

Date

Time

Location

Find Out More/Book a Place

Get That Traineeship:  Law Society of Scotland UoD Law LLB students and graduates. Wednesday 18/09/19 17:00 - 18:00

Dalhousie 2G13

Book a place
UoD Legal Recruitment Fair UoD students and graduates, all disciplines welcome. Thursday 19/09/19 11:00 - 14:30 

Bonar Hall

Further information 
Dundee Plus Information Session UoD students, all disciplines welcome. Friday 20/09/19 12:00 - 13:00

Dalhousie 1G05

Book a place
Dundee Independent Advocacy Support Information Stand UoD students and graduates.  All disciplines are welcome but may be of special interest to those studying Social Work, Law, Teaching, Nursing, Mental Health Nursing, Community Learning & Development or Psychology.  Tuesday 24/09/19 10:00 - 16:00

Libary & Learning Centre Foyer

Further information
Dundee Plus Information Session UoD students, all disciplines welcome. Tuesday 24/09/19 14:00 - 15:00

Dalhousie 1G05

Book a place

Getting into Medicine and Dentistry

UoD level 3 and 4 students, all disciplines welcome.

Tuesday 24/09/19 13:00 - 14:00

Dalhousie 2G13

Book a place

Ambassador Year in China Presentation

UoD student and graduates, all disciplines welcome.

Wednesday 25/09/19 13:00 - 14:00

Dalhousie 2F13

Book a place

Entrepreneurial Masterclass with Dr Hayley Scanlan

UoD staff, students, alumni and general public.

Wednesday 25/09/19 13:00 - 14:00

Dalhousie LT 1

Book a place

Dundee Plus Information Session

UoD students, all disciplines welcome.

Thursday 26/09/19 10:00 - 11:00

TBC

Book a place

Explore Teaching Careers

UoD students with an interest in teaching.

Thursday 26/09/19 13:00 - 14:00

Dalhousie 2G13

Book a place

Dundee Plus Information Session

UoD students, all disciplines welcome.

Tuesday 01/10/19 16:00 - 17:00

TBC

Booking will open 17/09/19

Prepare for the Fair

UoD students, all disciplines welcome.

Wednesday 02/10/19 12:00 - 13:00

Dalhousie 1LG03

Booking will open 17/09/19
The Dundee Careers Fair UoD students and graduates, all disciplines welcome. Thursday 03/10/19 10:30 - 14:30

Bonar Hall

Further information
Dundee Plus Information Session UoD students, all disciplines welcome. Friday 04/10/19 13:00 - 14:00

TBC

Booking will open 18/09/19
Dundee Plus Information Session UoD students, all disciplines welcome. Monday 07/10/19 13:00 - 14:00

TBC

Booking will open 20/09/19
Commercial Awareness for Future Lawyers:  LawCareers.Net Presentation UoD students and graduates, all disciplines welcome. Tuesday 08/10/19 18:00 - 19:00

Dalhousie LT2

Booking opens 24/09/19
Dundee Plus Information Session UoD students, all disciplines welcome. Wednesday 09/10/19 12:00 - 13:00

TBC

Booking opens 25/09/19
ICAS Fair UoD students and graduates, all disciplines welcome. Wednesday 09/10/19 TBC

Dalhousie Foyer

Further information to follow.
National Insurance Number Workshop UoD International students, all disciplines welcome. Thursday 10/10/19 10:00 - 14:30 

The Global Room

Book a place
Dundee Plus Information Session UoD students, all disciplines welcome. Thursday 10/10/19 14:00 - 15:00

TBC

Booking opens 26/09/19
Dundee Plus Information Session UoD students, all disciplines welcome. Tuesday 15/10/19 15:00 - 16:00

TBC

Booking opens 01/10/19
Dundee Plus Information Session UoD students, all disciplines welcome. Thursday 17/10/19 10:00 - 11:00 TBC Booking opens 03/10/19
Dundee Plus Information Session UoD students, all disciplines welcome. Friday 18/10/19 12:00 - 13:00 TBC Booking opens 03/10/19
Dundee Plus Information Session UoD students, all disciplines welcome. Tuesday 22/10/19 10:00 - 11:00 TBC Booking opens 08/10/19
Growth Mindset Workshop UoD students, all disciplines welcome. Tuesday 22/10/19 14:00 - 15:00 TBC Booking opens 08/10/19
Dundee Plus Information Session UoD students, all disciplines welcome. Thursday 24/10/19 11:00 - 12:00 TBC Booking opens 10/10/19
Develop Your Interview Skills UoD student and staff, all disciplines welcome. Thursday 31/10/19 13:00 - 14:00

Dalhousie 2F11

Booking opens 17/10/19
Addleshaw Goddard:  Pursuing a Career in Law Law – must have a law degree or Scottish conversion to apply for a training contract with firm.  All years welcome. Thursday 31/10/19 17:00 - 19:00

Dalhousie 2G13

Booking opens 17/10/19

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 Target Audience Date Time Location Find Out More
CMS Edinburgh Employer Presentation

Find out more about CMS, including an overview of the firm and the programmes on offer. Most importantly, you’ll get a genuine feel for their culture and values, which will help you decide whether it is the right firm for you!  All disciplines welcome to attend.

Monday 30/09/19 18:00 Edinburgh

Book a place

Scottish Graduate Fair Any discipline. Wednesday 02/10/19 - Thursday 03/10/19   SEC, Glasgow Further information / Register
DLA Piper Scotland-Wide Presentation & Networking Evening Come and experience an evening with DLA Piper, where you will learn about the firm’s international presence, culture and career opportunities. You will get the chance to meet with inspirational colleagues from across the firm. All disciplines welcome to attend. Monday 07/10/19 18:30 - 20:30 Edinburgh Further information / register
CMS Aberdeen Employer Presentation Any discipline. Thursday 10/10/19 18:00 Aberdeen Booking will open nearer time of event.
The Edinburgh Finance Conference (EFC) Finance, Business, any discipline. Saturday 02/11/19   Playfair Library, Edinburgh Further information / Register
Don't Stop Me Now:  Launching Your Museum Career Any discipline.  For those interested in a career in museums, galleries or heritage.  Cost involved. Saturday 09/11/19 12:00 - 18:00 Edinburgh Further information / register
Tucan Connell:  Summer Intern and Trainee Insights Law, any discipline.  Opportunity to hear about what is like to work at Turcan Connell and what we look for when recruiting for summer interns and trainees. Monday 11/11/19 17:30 - 19:30 Edinburgh Register

 

 

Event Target Audience Date Time Location Find Out More
J.P. Morgan EmployAbility Insight Day 2019 Disabled and dyslexic students and graduates.  Any degree discipline. 18/09/19   London Further information
Ulster Hospital:  Band 5 Nurse Recruitment Nursing.  Opportunities available in emergency department,  discharge lounge & transition unit, and medial assessment unit. 21/09/19 09:00 - 15:00 Ulster Further information / Register
Law Society:  preparing mature students / career changers for the solicitors’ profession The event is free and open to all students who meet the following criteria: delegates who are currently in employment and are giving serious thought to re-training as a solicitor; mature undergraduates or legal practice course or graduate diploma law students. 24/09/19   London Further information
INSIDE & OUT:  LGBTQ+ Investment Banking Careers Event All disciplines welcome.  The day will include an introduction to banking, as well as sessions with recent graduates- so don’t worry if you’re unfamiliar with financial services.Travel expenses reimbursed up to the value of £75.  Attending firms: Bank of America Merrill Lynch, BNP Paribas, Citi, Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs, HSBC, J.P. Morgan, Morgan Stanley, Nomura and Royal Bank of Canada. 24/09/19 15:00 - 19:30 London Further information / register
'Women-In' Insight Day with London-based Asset Manager, Schroders Penultimate year students (2021 graduation year).  All degrees and universities are welcome, with a preference for female applicants. 04/10/19 10:00 - 16:00

London

Further information / register Deadline:  20/09/19.
EMPOWER:  TARGETjobs TARGETjobs presents EMPOWER, an employability event for LGBTQ+ students! In partnership with National Student Pride, join us for a day that we’ve tailored to help you build your professional network, connect with recruiters and gain confidence and advice about applications. 04/10/19  

Manchester

Further information / apply
ACCESS TO BANKING Careers event for students with a disability or long-term health condition interested in banking.  Travel expenses reimbursed up to the value of £75.  Attending firms: Bank of America Merrill Lynch and BlackRock. 04/10/19 15:00 - 19:30

London

Further information / register
OUT @ BLACKROCK London: insight into BlackRock for LGBTQ+ Students.
08/10/19 18:00 - 20:00 London To apply email your CV and Cover Letter detailing the reasons you would like to attend the event to events@staffordlong.co.uk
Medical Specialities Nursing Recruitment Day:  Ulster Hospital 3rd year student nurses, newly qualified or experienced Band 5 Nurses looking to progress your career in Medical Specialities. 12/10/19 10:00 - 15:00 Ulster Apply online or for further information email Lisa Dullaghan
Registered Nurse Recruitment and Information Event:  Hywel Dda University Health Board Nursing 12/10/19 10:00 Carmarthen Interested?  Contact Tina Coleman / 01267 266 292.
Employability Bloomberg Insight Day 2019 Disabled and dyslexic students and graduates.  Any degree discipline. 16/10/19   London Further information
IT’s not just for the boys:  TARGETjobs IT’s not just for the boys! that’s why TARGETjobs has created this employability event where you can 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. 18/10/19   London Further information / apply
Mewburn Ellis Open Days Primarily aimed at those studying STEM subjects at any level, intending to join firm as a trainee patent attorney in 2020.  21/10/19   London Further information / register
FIND A BETTER BALANCE @ MUFG  BAME Insight Day students interested in a career at MUFG.  Travel expenses reimbursed from £20 up to £80. 24/10/19   London Register by Thursday 17/10/19.
Mewburn Ellis Open Days Primarily aimed at those studying STEM subjects at any level, intending to join firm as a trainee patent attorney in 2020.  25/10/19   Manchester Further information / register
Investing in Talent:  Banking Careers for students with disabilities and health conditions
This event is open to undergraduate students with a disability or long term condition. Certain amount of travel expenses will be reimbursed upon receipts.
25/10/19   London Register
Mewburn Ellis Open Days
Primarily aimed at those studying STEM subjects at any level, intending to join firm as a trainee patent attorney in 2020.
29/10/19   Cambridge Further information / register
UNCOVERING PROSPECTS
Careers event for Black Heritage students looking at careers in the City. Travel expenses reimbursed up to the value of £75.  Attending Firms: Accenture, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, BlackRock, Goldman Sachs and Milbank.
30/10/19 15:00 - 17:30 London Further information / register
Mewburn Ellis Open Days Primarily aimed at those studying STEM subjects at any level, intending to join firm as a trainee patent attorney in 2020. 01/11/19   Bristol Further information / register
Future Female Engineers:  TARGETjobs
Welcome Future Female Engineers! Join us for the day at this employability event, which we’ve tailored to help you build your professional network, connect with recruiters and gain inside advice about applications and what it’s like to work in the engineering sector. 
08/11/19   London Further information / apply
Law Society: preparing undergraduates for the solicitors’ profession Undergraduates and LPC students.  Free to attend. 20/11/19   London Further information
IT’s not just for the boys:  TARGETjobs IT’s not just for the boys! that’s why TARGETjobs has created this employability event where you can 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.   22/11/19    London Further information / apply
Explore the Law:  Legal Careers for students with disabilities of health conditions This event is open to first, second or final year student studying law or a non-law degree subjects, with a disability or long term condition.  Reasonable student travel expenses will be re-imbursed. 27/11/19   London Further information / apply
ACCESS TO LAW Careers event for students with a disability or long-term health condition interested in Law.  Travel expenses reimbursed up to the value of £75.  Attending firms: Pinsent Masons, and more to be announced. 28/11/19   London Further information / apply

 

Title Subject / Categories Closing Date Find Out More
BPTC Awards:  Lincoln's Inn Scholarships Law.  The Inn offers around 100-115 BPTC scholarships each year.  The top scholarship is the Lord Mansfield scholarship. The Inn gives away up to 5 of these scholarships each year which guarantee a minimum of £20,000 regardless of means. All other BPTC scholarships are subject to a means test. 01/11/19 for those looking to start the BPTC in 2020. 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
Mathematics Teacher Training Scholarship Scheme Teaching. Various 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
Title Details Subject Closing Date Find Out More
DMA Breakthrough Award
Develop a multi-channel campaign that will build awareness and excitement, and encouragesthe audience to buy Direct Line pet insurance.
Marketing 12noon on 11/11/19 Further information