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
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|Undergraduate Online Open Day: University of Dundee||
Whilst we are unable to meet you on campus just now, we don't want you to miss out on hearing about the University of Dundee so we will be hosting our Undergraduate Open Days online this year. Everyone is welcome to attend including school students, college of further education students, adult returners, parents & guardians, teachers, and careers advisers.
|16:00 - 20:00||Online||Further information / book a place|
|Undergraduate Online Open Day: University of Dundee||Whilst we are unable to meet you on campus just now, we don't want you to miss out on hearing about the University of Dundee so we will be hosting our Undergraduate Open Days online this year. Everyone is welcome to attend including school students, college of further education students, adult returners, parents & guardians, teachers, and careers advisers.||Saturday 26/09/20||10:00 - 14:00||Online||Further information / book a place|
|UoD Legal Recruitment Fair||UoD students, graduates and staff. All disciplines welcome.||TBC||
|Dundee Careers Fair||UoD students, graduates and staff. All disciplines welcome.||TBC||
|ICAS Presentation||UoD students, graduates and staff. All disciplines welcome.||Thursday 08/10/20||13:00 - 14:00||TBC||Further information to follow.|
|ICAS Fair||UoD students, graduates and staff. All disciplines welcome.||TBC||TBC||TBC||Further information to follow.|
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 email@example.com.
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|What is the 4th Industrial Revolution?||4th industrial revolution is a hot topic in today’s society. So we will be exploring this topic further and give an introduction into:
By end of this session, you should have a clear understanding about the 4th industrial revolution and the importance of it!
|Monday 10 August||10 - 11am||Further information and registration|
|Discussion about 4th Industrial Revolution & Its Future||During the afternoon session, we will be discussing some hot topics about the 4th industrial revolution and will ask for your opinion on certain topics and give you an overview about the topics to follow from this day.||Monday 10 August||1 - 2pm||Further information and registration|
|What is Digital Identity?||A digital identity is the body of information about an individual, organisation or electronic device that exists online.
Join us for day 2 of our Tech week where we will explore the topic of Digital Identity. Don’t worry if you’re unfamiliar with Digital Identity, the aim of this session is to share:
|Tuesday 11 August||10 - 11am||Further information and registration|
|Lunch & Learn: Protecting Your Digital Identity with Patrick Wake||For our Lunch and Learn session Patrick Wake - FDM Group’s Head of Information Security will take us through how to protect our own Digital Identity. At the end of this session there will be an opportunity to ask Patrick questions on this topic so please come prepared!||Tuesday 11 August||1 - 1:30pm||Further information and registration|
|Your Digital Identity Rights with John Blackburn & Reflection on Digital Identity Day||Tuesday 11 August||4 - 5pm||Further information and registration|
|Big Data: What Does It Mean?||Join us for day 3 of our Tech week where we will explore the topic of Big Data.
The aim of this session is to understand the following aspects:
|Wednesday 12 August||10:30 - 11:30am||Further information and registration|
|Lunch & Learn: Big Data: Application in Real Life||In this interactive session, we are exploring how big data is being defined and how it is applied in the real world. Therefore, we build upon on the introduction session from the morning.||Wednesday 12 August||12:30 - 1pm||Further information and registration|
|Big Data Panellist Discussion||During the afternoon session, we will have panel of different people discussing hot topics of big data. You will have the chance to ask some questions around that topic and send in your questions beforehand as well. So come prepared and get ready to learn even more!||Wednesday 12 August||4:30 - 5pm||Further information and registration|
|VR & AR: View of the Future||Join us in this virtual event as we will cover one of the emerging technologies which is currently influencing the technological industry.
In this event will be discussing AR and VR technologies, it's history and development and how and why it is being used within the industry. Throughout the webinar we will incorporate real life examples to demonstrate how you may have utilised this technology and leave you with a few final thoughts to take away.
|Thursday 13 August||10 - 11am||Further information and registration|
|Lunch & Learn: VR & AR Concepts||An opportunity to explore AR & VR concepts in the current climate.||Thursday 13 August||1 - 2pm||Further information and registration|
|Let’s Talk About VR & AR||Following the morning presentation, we will be hosting a discussion around some important questions around the VR & AR movement.||Thursday 13 August||4 - 5pm||Further information and registration|
|An Introduction to Robotics and AI||Join us for the final day of our Tech week, where we will discuss the topic of Robotics and Artificial Intelligence. By the end of our session, you will have more of an in-depth knowledge around these exciting fields. Our session will explore the following:
||Friday 14 August||10 - 11am||Further information and registration|
|Robotics & AI: Afternoon Sessions||Part 1:
Following the morning presentation, as a lunch and learn takeaway, we’ll ask you to do a little research into a development you’re keen on within robotics and AI, and bring back one interesting fact you find to share ahead of the afternoon activity. You’ll then be working in smaller groups to take part in ‘What Tech Am I?’ A game which will involve you using clues to try and correctly guess some different popular advancements within robotics and AI. The rules will be explained, with points being awarded in conjunction with how quickly you get there!
During the third and final session of the day we’ll be separating the group into smaller teams again then presenting them with the following fact:
According to the Select Committee Report on digital skills, economists estimate that 35% of current jobs in the UK could become automated over the next two decades. Then opening the floor for discussion within those groups, looking to stimulate conversation that centres around the ethics relating to how robotics and AI develops. Looking to challenge any preconceived ideas the participants have on the subject.
|Friday 14 August||12:45 - 2pm||Further information and registration|
|Swansea University Postgraduate Virtual Open Day
||An opportunity to meet teaching staff and get a real insight into what it’s like to be a student at Swansea University. Explore teaching facilities, accommodation options, sporting facilities, range of student support services and advice on student finance and financial support.||Wednesday 09/09/20||11:00 - 16:00||Further information / book a space
|EqualEngineers Digital Careers Festival 2020: Women in Engineering||Women in Engineering
Race & Ethnicity in Engineering
LGBT+ in Engineering
Disability in Engineering
Neurodiversity in Engineering
|Further information / pre-register|
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|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|
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|LEAP Summt 2020||LEAP Summit is the biggest international conference for youth in the South-East Europe. The focus of the conference will be on the topics connected to international cooperation and the European Union, entrepreneurship, modern trends and innovation, inspiring stories and career development. Free to attend.||Thursday 01/10/20 - Friday 02/10/20||Zagreb, Croatia||Website|
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|Witherby Publishing Scholarship: Napier University||A scholarship on Napier University's MSc Publishing postgraduate degree. Open to individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds to undertake a MSc Publishing postgraduate degree at Napier University.||Sunday 09/08/20||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