Careers Network events

Our broad programme of events covers all your careers needs, from help with making career choices to meeting employers "" and succeeding in your job applications. Filter using the menu or scroll down to see all events.

 

Careers Network events

Please use your UoB student or graduate Careers Connect account to access full details of these events. 

  • Grad2Teach Webinar Workshop
    Want to become a Teacher? This live workshop will focus on the skills and experience that a trainee may need before embarking on a career in teaching, the benefits of a career in teaching, and how Grad2Teach will help them progress.
    18:30 Sat 28 Jan 2023
    Online - see URL listed in event description
  • Entrepreneurship Drop-in Session for PGR
    A one-hour session led by B-Enterprising to give an overview of how Postgraduate Researchers (PGR) could use entrepreneurial attributes in their chosen career path, whether it's in academia or another related field.
    14:00 Mon 30 Jan 2023
    Westmere House - Seminar Room (G15 on the Campus map)
  • Ark ECT Webinar
    Join us on Monday 30th January at 4pm to learn more about our ECT programme and how we support new teachers with a structured course that focuses on both career development and your wellbeing.
    16:00 Mon 30 Jan 2023
    Online - see URL listed in event description
  • Top Tips for CVs, Cover Letters and Applications
    Whether you are looking for part time work to compliment your studies, applying for an internship or seeking graduate opportunities, this session will give you valuable information on best practice for creating CVs, cover letters and applications.
    17:00 Mon 30 Jan 2023
    Online
  • Introduction to Equity Research at UBS
    We drive informed and sustainable investing decisions through data research. Join our virtual event to find out how your empirical social science skills can set you up for a career in financial services.
    18:00 Mon 30 Jan 2023
    Online
  • Careers Support for Postgraduate Researchers: An Introduction
    Join PGR Careers Adviser Holly for a quick introduction to kick-starting your research into career options post-PhD.
    12:00 Tue 31 Jan 2023
    Online
  • Introduction to the Postgraduate Professional Development Award (PPDA)
    An information session about the Postgraduate Professional Development Award for Postgraduate Taught Students.
    14:00 Tue 31 Jan 2023
    Online
  • Working in the UK Employer Panel: Applications & CVs
    This panel event will feature employers from the UK discussing CVs and applications for the UK job market, and how recruitment & selection process is different to other countries. Ideal for international students who want to stay in the UK.
    13:00 Wed 01 Feb 2023
    Online
  • Insight Into Work Experience
    This panel-based event will give you an insight into how to find work experience opportunities throughout your studies and beyond.
    13:00 Wed 01 Feb 2023
    Online
  • Should I do a PhD?
    Find out what's involved in doing a PhD and whether it's the right choice for you.
    13:00 Wed 01 Feb 2023
    Online
  • Top Tips for using LinkedIn
    Find out how to create your profile and learn top tips to get you ahead when using this social media tool in your job search.
    12:00 Thu 02 Feb 2023
    Online
  • Work Experience Advice Drop-In
    Speak to your dedicated College Internship Officer and Birmingham Global Team to get some quick advice on how to search and find work experience opportunities both in the UK and globally.
    12:30 Thu 02 Feb 2023
    Muirhead Tower, Room 112
  • Top Tips for Interview and Assessment Centre Success
    Irregardless of whether you’re applying for internships, part time positions or graduate opportunities, come along to this session to find out how to prepare, top tips for answering questions and what to keep in mind on the day itself.
    13:00 Fri 03 Feb 2023
    Online
  • Introduction to Student Circus- job board and resources for international students
    Learn more about the Student Circus job board and resources specifically for international students who are planning to stay in the UK or go to a different country.
    13:00 Mon 06 Feb 2023
    Online
  • Introduction to Work Experience
    This session will provide you with information on how you can search and find work experience, internship, placement and graduate roles during and after your studies.
    16:00 Mon 06 Feb 2023
    Learning Centre UG07
  • Top Tips for CVs, Cover Letters and Applications
    Our innovative ‘Top Tips’ sessions are designed to give you the confidence and tools to make your way successfully through the application and selection process
    17:00 Mon 06 Feb 2023
    Online
  • You've Graduated: What Next?
    A live, interactive webinar to support final year students and recent graduates to connect with graduate employers.
    10:00 Tue 07 Feb 2023
    Online
  • What can I do with a Masters degree? (PPDA Masterclass)
    If you're not sure what your options are after your Masters degree, this webinar is for you. This session counts as a Masterclass towards the PPDA.
    11:00 Tue 07 Feb 2023
    Online
  • Top Tips for Interview Success
    Our innovative ‘Top Tips’ sessions are designed to give you the confidence and tools to make your way successfully through the application and selection process.
    11:00 Tue 07 Feb 2023
    Careers Network, Employer Training Room, G30 Aston Webb
  • What is mentoring and how to get connected with a mentor
    Interested in being connected to an industry professional mentor?
    12:00 Tue 07 Feb 2023
    Muirhead Tower, Room 417
  • Insight Into Data Science
    Gain an insight into what it's like to work in the popular and ever-growing field of Data Science at this Q&A panel event.
    15:00 Tue 07 Feb 2023
    Online
  • Internships and Work Experience Fair (Great Hall)
    The Internships and Work Experience Fair will be taking place in the Great Hall on 8 February, and then virtually on 15 February.
    11:00 Wed 08 Feb 2023
    The Great Hall, Aston Webb
  • A Career in Tech: How to Bring your Best Self with ServiceNow
    This event is aimed to help those looking to jumpstart their careers in the tech industry. We'll be covering valuable topics, including more information at ServiceNow, career journeys and how to be successful that you won't want to miss!
    11:00 Wed 08 Feb 2023
    Hybrid event
  • Drop-ins with Careers Network
    No booking necessary. Bring a copy of your CV or application form to the face to face 10 minute appointment.
    12:00 Wed 08 Feb 2023
    Careers Network, Employer Training Room, G30 Aston Webb
  • Computer Science Careers Drop-in
    An opportunity for Engineering and Physical Science students to drop in and speak to advisers in Careers Network.
    13:00 Wed 08 Feb 2023
    Computer Science LG23
  • Gradcracker Presentation
    Presentation from Gradcracker outlining the opportunities they are advertising to STEM students this spring.
    16:00 Wed 08 Feb 2023
    Online
  • Be the Difference - KPMG Social Mobility Event
    Join us for our virtual Be the Difference - KPMG Social Mobility Event to hear inspirational career stories from our KPMG Social Mobility network members and from a very special guest (to be announced soon - register to hear about this first!)
    16:00 Wed 08 Feb 2023
    Online - see URL listed in event description
  • Top Tips for Creating a Personal Statement
    Your personal statement is the key document when applying for further study, so make sure yours does you justice.
    12:00 Thu 09 Feb 2023
    Online
  • Working in the UK Employer Panel: Interviews
    This panel event will feature employers from the UK discussing interviews for the UK job market, and how recruitment & selection process is different to other countries. Ideal for international students who want to stay in the UK.
    13:00 Thu 09 Feb 2023
    Online
  • Mini Mentoring Taster sessions
    Not sure if mentoring is right for you? Why not have a taster at our Mini Mentoring Sessions!
    12:00 Fri 10 Feb 2023
    Online - link will be sent in confirmation email or prior to the event
  • Freelancing Friday: Interested in learning about freelancing?
    Learn how to freelance your own idea
    13:00 Fri 10 Feb 2023
    Old Gym - LG11
  • Top Tips for Interview and Assessment Centre Success
    Our innovative ‘Top Tips’ sessions are designed to give you the confidence and tools to make your way successfully through the application and selection process
    13:00 Fri 10 Feb 2023
    Online
  • Graduate Stories: What Happened Next…
    Get insight into former UoB students’ career journeys as they share stories about their experiences leading up to and following graduation.
    13:00 Mon 13 Feb 2023
    Teaching and Learning Building
  • Summer 2023 Global Opportunities for Bham Scholars.
    The Birmingham Global team will be holding an information session for Birmingham Scholars about the global opportunities students can take part in this summer.
    13:30 Mon 13 Feb 2023
    Online
  • How to start when you don't know where to start?
    If you’re not sure what your options are for after your degree, this workshop is for you. You will learn techniques to identify career options linked to your studies as well as broader options beyond your degree discipline.
    15:00 Mon 13 Feb 2023
    Nuffield G17
  • Top Tips for using LinkedIn
    Find out how to create your profile and learn top tips to get you ahead when using this social media tool in your job search.
    17:00 Mon 13 Feb 2023
    Online
  • Top Tips for a successful Cover Letter
    Our innovative ‘Top Tip’ sessions are designed to give you the confidence and tools to make your way successfully through the application and selection process.
    11:00 Tue 14 Feb 2023
    Teaching and Learning Building 109
  • Internships and Work Experience Fair (Virtual)
    Join us at the virtual Internships and Work Experience Fair, an event not to be missed!
    12:00 Wed 15 Feb 2023
    Online
  • Drop-ins with Careers Network
    No booking necessary. Bring a copy of your CV or application form to the face to face 10 minute appointment.
    12:00 Wed 15 Feb 2023
    Teaching and Learning Building - M218
  • Computer Science Careers Drop-in
    An opportunity for Engineering and Physical Science students to drop in and speak to advisers in Careers Network.
    13:00 Wed 15 Feb 2023
    Computer Science LG23

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