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

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Saltire Scholar Internships 2019:  Information Session

Penultimate year students. All disciplines welcome.

Thursday 18/10/18

16:00 - 17:00

Dalhousie 2G11, Lecture Theatre 4

Book through CareersPortal

Business Plus Award Information Session

UoD students who have an interest in business.

Monday 22/10/18

13:00 - 14:00

Seminar Room 2, Careers Service

Book through CareersPortal

Thinking Globally - Working Outside the UK

UoD students and graduates.  All disciplines welcome.

Tuesday 23/10/18

13:00 - 14:00

Seminar Room 1, Careers Service

Book through CareersPortal

Enterprise Rent-a Car Business Game

UoD students, all disciplines welcome.

Wednesday 24/10/18

13:00 - 14:00

Dalhousie 2F13

Book through CareersPortal

ACCA: CVs, Interviews and Assessments in the Sector

Aimed at UoD School of Business students/graduates, but anyone who wants to work in Accounting and Finance World is welcome to come along.

Wednesday 24/10/18

13:00 - 15:00

Accountancy Lecture Theatre

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Entrepreneurial Masterclass with Gary Robinson: The importance of internal & external communication within organisations. UoD students, recent graduates and staff.  All disciplines welcome especially Humanities students.

Wednesday 24/10/18

13:00 - 14:00

Baxter Lecture Theatre 1

Further information/Register

So you want to be a teacher? Information session.

UoD students and graduates. Aimed at final year and penultimate year UGs, PGs considering a career in teaching. 

Thursday 25/10/18

13:00 - 14:00

Dalhousie 2F15

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Saltire Scholar Internships 2019:  Application Session 1 Penultimate year students. All disciplines welcome Thursday 25/10/18 17:00 - 18:00 Dalhousie 2G12 Book through CareersPortal
Get the Your Dundee Plus Award UoD 3rd, 4th, 5th and postgraduate students.  All disciplines welcome. Friday 26/10/18 13:00 - 14:00 Dalhousie 2G12 Book through CareersPortal
Get the Your Dundee Plus Award UoD 3rd, 4th, 5th and postgraduate students.  All disciplines welcome. Monday 29/10/18 13:00 - 14:00 Dalhousie 2F14 Book through CareersPortal
Get the Your Dundee Plus Award UoD 3rd, 4th, 5th and postgraduate students.  All disciplines welcome. Tuesday 30/10/18 13:00 - 14:00 Matthew Building 5018 Book through CareersPortal
Halloween Special:  Job Applications and Personal Statements to die for! UoD 2nd year, 3rd year, final year UG & PG’s & recent graduates.  All disciplines welcome. Tuesday 30/10/18 13:00 - 14:00 Seminar Room 1, Careers Service Book through CareersPortal

Get the Your Dundee Plus Award

UoD 3rd, 4th, 5th and postgraduate students.  All disciplines welcome.

Wednesday 31/10/18

13:00 - 14:00

Dalhousie 2G13

Book through CareersPortal

Get the Your Dundee Plus Award

UoD 3rd, 4th, 5th and postgraduate students.  All disciplines welcome.

Thursday 01/11/18

13:00 - 14:00

Dalhousie 2G12

Book through CareersPortal

Successful Interview Skills

UoD students, graduates and staff.  All disciplines welcome.

Thursday 01/11/18

13:00 - 14:00

Dalhousie 2F15

Book through CareersPortal

Saltire Scholar Internships 2019:  Application Session 2

Penultimate year students. All disciplines welcome

Thursday 01/11/18

17:00 - 18:00

Dalhousie 2G12

Book through CareersPortal
Fintech – Changing the World UoD students and graduates.  All disciplines welcome.

Thursday 01/11/18

17:00 - 19:30

Dalhousie Lecture Theatre 3

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Global Plus Award Information Session UoD UK-based students who have travelled or are planning to travel abroad. 
Students from overseas who have travelled to Dundee to study.

Friday 02/11/18

13:00 - 14:00

Seminar Room 1, Careers Service

Book through CareersPortal

Get the Your Dundee Plus Award UoD 3rd, 4th, 5th and postgraduate students.  All disciplines welcome.

Monday 05/11/18

13:00 - 14:00

Ninewells Teaching Room 3

Book through CareersPortal

Considering Postgraduate Study UoD students, graduates and staff.  All disciplines welcome.

Tuesday 06/11/18

13:00 - 14:00

Seminar Room 1, Careers Service

Booking for this session will open on 23/10/18

Industry Partnering Showcase - Business Breakfast - Fife Business Week

Businesses interested in finding out information on how the University of Dundee can contribute to the success of their business.  

Wednesday 07/11/18

08:30 - 11:00

UoD School of Nursing and Health Sciences, Forth Avenue, Kirkcaldy, KY2 5YS

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Entrepreneurial Masterclass with Mary Ballantyne:  Nursing can pave the way for an exciting careres in the world of health, science and business. UoD students, recent graduates and staff.  All disciplines welcome, especially Nursing and Health Sciences students.

Wednesday 07/11/18

13:00 - 14:00

Lecture Theatre, School of Nursing and Health Sciences, Kirkcaldy

Further information / Register

UoD Postgraduate Open Day

All disciplines welcome.

Wednesday 07/11/18

14:00 - 19:00

Dalhousie Building

Book your place

Get the Your Dundee Plus Award

UoD 3rd, 4th, 5th and postgraduate students.  All disciplines welcome.

Thursday 08/11/18

13:00 - 14:00

Ninewells Teaching Room 3

Book through CareersPortal

CMS Skills Session

UoD Law students and graduates.

Tuesday 13/11/18

12:00 - 14:00

Matthew Building, Room 5013

Booking for this event will open on 30/10/18

FDM Group:  Strength Based Interview Workshop

UoD final year and postgraduate students.  All disciplines welcome.

Wednesday 14/11/18

13:00 - 14:30

Dalhousie 1S06

Booking for this workshop will open on 30/10/18

Entrepreneurial Masterclass with Kirsty Thomson

UoD students, recent graduates and staff.  All disciplines welcome, especially Education students.

Wednesday 21/11/18

13:00 - 14:00

Dalhousie LT4

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

UoD students, recent graduates, staff and members of the public.  All disciplines welcome especially Life Sciences students. 

 

Event Target Audience Date Time Location Find Out More
Police Scotland:  Introduction to Police Programmes Police Scotland are running a 4 day course aimed at encouraging people from minority communities to consider a career in policing.  The course is designed to provide an insight into being a police officer/special constable.

27/10/18, 03/11/18, 10/11/18, 17/11/18

  Broxburn/Tulliallan  For further information and to reserve a space please email providing your name and contact number or request to join our closed Facebook page at 'Police Scotland Positive Action'.
Dickson Minto:  Insight Evening For students in their second year of an LLB Hons degree or in their first year of the Graduate LLB. 06/11/18 18:00 - 20:00 Edinburgh If you are interested in applying for a place, please send a CV and a covering letter addressed to:
Lindsay Fraser to applications@dmws.com
by 5.00pm on Monday 22 October 2018.
Scottish Enterprise Chairman’s Challenge Collaborate with young leaders from across Scotland to develop solutions to a major challenge set by Scottish Enterprise.  To be eligible, applicants must be aged 18-24 on the date of the programme, and must live, study, or work in Scotland. 12/11/18   Glasgow Royal Concert Hall Website.  Closing date: 15/10/18 at 09:00
Turcan Connell:  Summer Intern and Trainee Insights Students interested in a legal career. 19/11/18 17:30 - 19:30 Edinburgh Register
The New Start Scotland Exhibition Budding entrepreneurs and business people to come and develop their skills and make new contacts in the corporate world.   21/11/18 - 22/11/18   SEC, Glasgow Further Information/Register
Turcan Connell:  Summer Intern and Trainee Insights Students interested in a legal career. 21/11/18 17:30 - 19:30 Glasgow Register
Postgrad LIVE! Masters and PhD Fair.  All disciplines welcome.  06/02/19 12:00 - 15:00 Edinburgh Further Information/Register

 

Event Target Audience Date Time Location Find Out More
CITYVIEW A technology event for women studying STEM degrees interested in financial internships.  For female-identifying & non-binary students who are due to graduate in either 2020 or 2021 and interested in fintech internships.  Able to reimburse each individual up to £75 for travel expenses.  18/10/18   London Website/Register
Investing in Talent Disabled students who have an interest in investment banking with leading banks including Barclays, Citi, Goldman Sachs, JP Morgan, Morgan Stanley and UBS.  No cost to attend either event and student travel expenses will be re-imbursed. 19/10/18   London Website
Grad Jobs Live! All disciplines welcome.  Free entry. 19/10/18 - 20/10/18   Olympia London Book a ticket.
FindAPhD LIVE! Specialist PhD Fair.  All disciplines welcome.  Free to attend. 23/10/18 12:00 - 15:00 Oxford Further information/Register
FindAPhD LIVE! Specialist PhD Fair.  All disciplines welcome.  Free to attend. 25/10/18  12:00 - 15:00 Leeds Further information/Register
TARGETjobs:  IT's Not Just for the Boys! Open to current female undergraduate students, studying a STEM subject at a UK university with a desire to develop a career in technology.  On track for a 2:1. 26/10/18   London Register
Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) EmployAbility Insight Day Disabled students and graduates, any degree discipline, interested in a career in financial services. 26/10/18   London Application deadline  17/10/18:  Website
Bank of America Merrill Lynch Insight Afternoon 2018 Disabled students and graduates, any degree discipline. 31/10/18   London Register
Career Launch at the Reinventing Space Conference Aimed at students, graduates, and young professionals who want to succeed within the space sector. Student tickets £5.00. 31/10/18   London Further Information/Register
Grad Jobs Live! All disciplines welcome.  Free entry. 02/11/18 - 03/11/18   Birmingham Book a ticket.
TARGETjobs: Future Female Engineers Open to current female undergraduate students, studying a STEM subject at a UK university with a desire to develop a career in engineering.  On track for a 2:1. 05/11/18   London Register
Cleaver Fulton Rankin Solicitors:  Trainee Solicitors' Recruitment Evening Final year and postgraduate law students. 06/11/18   Belfast To reserve a place email Joanne Graham or telephone 028 9024 3141.
Russell Group Universities Postgraduate Study Roadshow All disciplines welcome. 05/11/18
06/11/18
07/11/18
08/11/18
09/11/18
  Belfast
Exeter
Birmingham
Sheffield
York
Further information/Register
Mewburn Ellis Open Days 2018 Primarily these days are aimed at those intending to join us as a trainee patent attorney in 2019, so if you are keen to attend please get in touch now. 06/11/18
09/11/18
20/11/18
30/11/18
  London
Bristol
Manchester
Cambridge
To register, please e-mail Eliot Ward at openday@mewburn.com
For more information visit mewburn.com
Explore the Law For bright, ambitious students with disabilities who have an interest in commercial law with leading law firms. Confirmed firms so far include: Baker McKenzie, DLA Piper, Hogan Lovells, Linklaters, and Slaughter and May.  No cost to attend either event and student travel expenses will be re-imbursed.   20/11/18   London Website
Graduate Sales Conference 2018 Costs involved.  For students and graduates interested in a sales career. 28/11/18   Coventry Further information
TARGETjobs:  National Pupillage Fair Legal.  For those considering a career at the Bar. 01/12/18 10:30 - 15:00 Gray's Inn, London Register
Postgrad LIVE! Masters and PhD Fair.  All disciplines welcome.  29/01/19
13/02/19
14/02/19
20/02/19
12:00 - 15:00 Birmingham
Liverpool
Sheffield
Southampton
Further information/Register
Event Details Date Time Find Out More
Starting Work as a Translator or Interpreter: Session 1  Breaking through the no experience no work barrier: how to gain pro bono work to build your portfolio.  Working as an Interpreter: How to get started in the industry and the skills you will need. Free to attend. 19/11/18 11:00 - 12:30  Website
Starting Work as a Translator or Interpreter: Session 2  ricing and Financial Aspects of being a Translator/Interpreter: How much should you charge?  Working as a Translator: Considering your options - freelance, in-house, generalist or specialist.  Free to attend. 20/11/18 11:00 - 12:30 Website
Starting Work as a Translator or Interpreter: Session 3 A glance at transcreation: Understanding transcreation and the challenges it presents to translators.  Standing out when starting out: How to market yourself effectively to find clients.  Free to attend. 21/11/18 18:00 - 19:30 Website
Starting Work as a Translator or Interpreter: Session 4 Working with translation companies: Top tips for translators looking to work with, or for an agency.  Careers in translation and interpreting at the EU: Find out the requirements, benefits and how to apply.  Free to attend. 22/11/18 14:00 - 15:30 Website

 

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
DMA Breakthrough Award 2018 The DMA Breakthrough Award runs in partnership with the DMA Awards and GRT, and returns for 2018 with Direct Line sponsoring this year’s challenge.   The brief: The 2018 brief challenges aspiring creatives to re-position Direct Line to a younger target audience by:
  • Driving quotes and sales for new car insurance
  • Building awareness and excitement for the brand and telematics product
  • Increase understanding and awareness of telematics/’black box’ insurance
04/11/18 Website
Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme Established in 2009 by the Research Grants Council (RGC), the Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme (HKPFS) aims at attracting the best and brightest students in the world to pursue their PhD programmes in Hong Kong’s universities.  01/12/18 Website
TARGETjobs Undergraduate of the Year Awards The TARGETjobs Undergraduate of the Year Awards is an annual competition aimed at finding the best undergraduates in the UK. Each award is sponsored by a prominent graduate recruiter who provides a fantastic prize for the winner, including a paid internship, trips abroad and other exclusive opportunities.
The Computer Sciences. IT and Physics Undergraduate of the Year Award;
The Construction and Engineering Undergraduate of the Year Award;
The Female Undergraduate of the Year Award;
The Future CFO of the Year Award;
The LGBTQ+ Undergraduate of the Year Award;
The Male Undergraduate of the Year Award;
The Management Undergraduate of the Year Award;
The New Energy Solutions Undergraduate of the Year Award;
The One to Watch Undergraduate of the Year Award;
The Science Undergraduate of the Year Award;
The Undergraduate of the Year Award for Innovation;
The Undergraduate of the Year Impactful Social Action Award.
30/01/19 Website
Saint Andrew’s Society Of The State Of New York Scholarship Fund: Academic Year 2010-2020 For the academic year 2019-20, the Society will offer Scholarships to the total value of $70,000 to enable Scottish graduates to study for a year in the United States. Up to two Scholarships will be offered of up to $35,000 each 22/02/18 Email Alison Mackay, UoD Careers Service, for further information/application form
The Ove Arup Foundation Scholarship Postgraduate level in subjects relating to the “Built Environment”. 01/03/19 Website
Anglo-Danish Society Scholarships Postgraduate research, any discipline. 01/03/19 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 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
Universum Student Career Test 2019  Your chance to be heard by UK employers.

Help shape the way companies improve on their recruitment strategies and shape the future workforce. 

 01/03/19 Website