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

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Dundee Plus Information Session UoD matriculated students, all disciplines welcome. Monday 25/11/19 12:00 - 13:00

Dalhousie 1G05

Book a place
Follow Your Dreams:  my journey from CA to the top of Everest UoD students and graduates, all disciplines welcome. Wednesday 27/11/19 13:00 - 14:00

Dalhousie LT1

Book a place
Go Global Fair UoD students and graduates, all disciplines welcome. Tuesday 04/02/20 11:00 - 15:00

Dalhousie Foyer

Further information
UoD Nursing and Healthcare Recruitment Fair UoD students, graduates and staff, all disciplines welcome. Wednesday 12/02/20 11:00 - 14:00

Bonar Hall

Further information
UoD Volunteering and Work Experience Fair UoD students, graduates and staff, all disciplines welcome. Thursday 13/02/20 11:00 - 15:00

Air Bar, DUSA

Further information

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
Scotland Networking Opportunities with Dentons Current undergraduate students interested in a career at Dentons in Scotland. Tuesday 26/11/19 18:00 - 20:30 Edinburgh

Email CV and a short paragraph to apply.

Scotland Networking Opportunities with Dentons Current undergraduate students interested in a career at Dentons in Scotland. Wednesday 27/11/19 18:00 - 20:30 Glasgow Email CV and a short paragraph to apply.
Burges Salmon Presentation Evening For those interested in a career in law and specifically what it is like to be a lawyer at Burgess Salmon. Thursday 28/11/19   Edinburgh Further information / book a place
ROVOP Graduate Open Day Opportunity to learn about ROVOP's graduate programme and find out how to apply for the 2020 intake.  This bespoke graduate programme offers a two-year structured training and development plan, with 13 departments for graduate rotations and global opportunities. Wednesday 04/12/19   Aberdeen Further information / Register
Shoosmiths Insight Evening For any university student, graduate or career changer interested in pursuing a career in law. Thursday 06/02/20 18:00 - 20:30  Edinburgh  Further information / book a place.  Closing date 30/11/19
POSTGRAD LIVE Study Fair Meet top universities; application advice; helpful talks; funding information; study bursaries.  All disciplines welcome. Tuesday 25/02/20   Edinburgh Further information / Book a ticket

 

Scotland Networking Opportunities with Dentons

 

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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.  Friday 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. Wednesday 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. Thursday 28/11/19   London Further information / apply
National Pupillage Fair 2019 Meet Chambers, Bar Associations and course providers.  A must attend for future Barristers. Saturday 30/11/19   London Further information / apply
DiversCity in Law For LGBTQ+ undergrad or postgrad students wanting to pursue a legal career in the City.  Find out all about legal careers and get advice from those already in the sector.  Thursday 05/12/19   London Further information / book
Environmental Research DTP Open Day:  Museum of Natural History at Oxford For 3rd and 4th year students interested in a PhD and a career in environmental science. Wednesday 06/12/19   Oxford  Further information / register
News Journalism Workshop:  News Associates Free to attend.  If you’re interested in a career in journalism our free, hands-on workshops will give you a glimpse into the industry and our award-winning NCTJ training. Tuesday 10/12/19 19:00 - 21:00 Manchester Further information / apply
News Journalism Workshop:  News Associates Free to attend.  If you’re interested in a career in journalism our free, hands-on workshops will give you a glimpse into the industry and our award-winning NCTJ training. Friday 03/01/20 10:30 - 13:30 London Further information / apply
News Journalism Workshop:  News Associates Free to attend.  If you’re interested in a career in journalism our free, hands-on workshops will give you a glimpse into the industry and our award-winning NCTJ training. Tuesday 07/01/20 19:00 - 21:00 Manchester Further information / apply
FirstMedCommsJob: Introduction to MedComms Free to attend.  An opportunity for post-docs andPhD students and others from the biomedical sciences departments to meet a number of medical communication professionals and hear about medial writing and account management in MedComms. Thursday 16/01/20   Oxford Further information / register
News Journalism Workshop:  News Associates Free to attend.  If you’re interested in a career in journalism our free, hands-on workshops will give you a glimpse into the industry and our award-winning NCTJ training. Saturday 18/01/20 10:00 - 13:00 Manchester Further information / apply
POSTGRAD LIVE Study Fair Meet top universities; application advice; helpful talks; funding information; study bursaries.  All disciplines welcome. Tuesday 28/01/20   Birmingham Further information / book a place
POSTGRAD LIVE Study Fair Meet top universities; application advice; helpful talks; funding information; study bursaries.  All disciplines welcome. Wednesday 05/02/20; Wednesday 12/02/20; Thursday 13/02/20; Wednesday 19/02/20; Wednesday 04/03/20   Bristol; Liverpool; Sheffield; Southampton; Belfast Further information / book a place
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.  Friday 14/02/20   London Further information / apply
Be Inmarsat An insight into working for the world's leading provider of global mobile satellite communications. Friday 06/03/20   London Further information / apply
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Study UK:  Preparing for Work - FutureLearn Get ready to search for and start a new job by identifying and building the employability skills needed for your career path.  Free to participate.  Duration two weeks, 3 hours of study per week. From Monday 18/11/19   Register - still accepting registrations
CMS Early Talent Webinar on Application Skills  Get hints and tips on how to make a successful application. The live session will highlight CMS's current opportunities, eligibility and run through what students can do to really make their applications stand out.   Friday 22/11/19 12:00 - 13:00  Register

 

 

 

Title Subject / Categories Closing Date Find Out More
Thomas Blake Glover Scholarship 2020 to Japan The scholarship was created with the following objectives: to provide young persons from Scotland with an opportunity to study Japanese language in Japan at an accredited Japanese institution.  Return flights to and from Japan, all tuition fees, accommodation and appropriate subsistence support will be provided; to offer the opportunity for the selected candidate to gain insight into the life and culture of Japanese society through a customized study period following the end of classes: and to provide a basic working foundation for future professional links with Japan.   Candidates must be of Scottish birth, descent or long-term residency of at least five years in Scotland. Friday 22/11/19 Website
JSPS Summer Programme 2020 Opportunity for current MPhil or PhD students to receive a one week orientation on Japanese culture and research systems on arrival and then move to a host institution in Japan of their choice and approved by JSPS, to conduct collaborative research activities for 2 months during the summer. Wednesday 15/01/20 Website
BRUNAT Scholarships for study at Collge of Europe Open to UK-based applicants who wish to study at the College of Europe in either Belgium or Poland.   Wednesday 15/01/20 Website
Lindemann Trust Fellowship 2020 - 2022 The Lindemann Trust, in partnership with the English-Speaking Union, offers up to five 2-year fellowships, each worth $50,000 a year for postdoctoral scientists to carry out research in the USA.  The Lindemann Trust supports research in the fields of:  Astronomy; Biophysics; Chemistry; Engineering; Geology; Geophysics; Mathematics; Physics. Monday 03/02/20 Website
Saint Andrew’s Society of the State of New York Scholarship Fund 2020/21 Candidates must be Scottish by birth or descent, and will be expected to have current knowledge of Scotland and Scottish current affairs, and of the Scottish tradition generally. The Society expects its scholars to be good ambassadors for Scotland.
Candidates must also be: either graduates of a Scottish university, or of Oxford or Cambridge, who have completed their first degree course (so as to be qualified to graduate) not earlier than 2019; or students of a Scottish university, or of Oxford or Cambridge, who expect to complete their first degree course (so as to be qualified to graduate) in 2020.
12noon Friday 14/02/20 Email Alison Mackay for futher information and application form
Diversity Access Scheme:  The Law Society The Law Society Diversity Access Scheme supports people from low socio-economic backgrounds who want to become solicitors. The scheme offers 10 diversity scholarships each year. Each place includes: a bursary to fund your Legal Practice Course (LPC); work experience; mentoring support. Applications open 20/02/20 Further information
Postgraduate Scholarship Programme 2020 - 2021:  Anglo Danish Society Any discipline.   Sunday 01/03/20 Further information / apply
The Ove Arup Foundation Award 2020/2021 A scholarship for £2,500 awarded for study at postgraduate level in subjects relating to the Built Environment”.   Sunday 01/03/20 Further information / apply
The ACE Foundation Scholarship 2020/2021 For a UK student taking postgraduate studies specifically in either architecture, design, art or music at a Danish University.  Award amount £2,500.  Sunday 01/03/20 Further information / apply
The William Charnley Scholarship 2020/2021 Awarded for study at postgraduate level in a subject taken at Hughes Hall, University of Cambridge, and is for the fixed amount of £2,500. Sunday 01/03/20 Further information / apply
Mathematics Teacher Training Scholarships For those who commence their secondary mathematics initial teacher training which leads to Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) in the academic year 2020/21. Monday 06/07/2020 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
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
The Future Legal Mind Award 2020 Future Legal Mind is one of the leading law essay competitions in the UK and our previous winners have gone on to become barristers and solicitors, and secure other prestigious legal roles.  
Future Legal Mind is open to:  Undergraduate and postgraduate Law students studying at universities, colleges or other educational institutions in the UK; Legal apprentices and trainees who are in the first two years of their career at a UK-based law firm.  The successful entry will receive a £2,000 prize fund.
Law Midnight Friday 28/02/20 Further information
Universum Career Test 2020
There are 7 Career Types. Which one are you?  Take the Universum CareerTest to discover your Career Type and identify employers that fit your profile.  This survey is brought to you by University of Dundee Careers Service in partnership with Universum. 
  Sunday 01/03/20 Website
ICAEW 100
ICAEW is searching UK universities to find the brightest 100 students with the aspiration to be future business leaders. Do you have the ideal blend of professional skills? Are you proficient at multi-tasking and prioritising? If so, the ICAEW 100 competition is for you.  Win exclusive opportunities and prizes.
  Monday 30/04/20 Website