Graduate recruitment and placement fair

Graduate Recruitment and Placement Fair

Thursday 19 October 2023, Ravelin Sports Centre

Welcome to the Graduate Recruitment and Placement Fair 2023!

Our largest career fair is back and in-person for the first time since 2019. The event is open to all students from all degree subjects.


Thusday 19 October, 11.00am - 3.00pm

Ravelin Sports Centre

Attendees of Volunteering Fair


What to expect

The Graduate Recruitment and Placement fair bridges the academic world with the professional one. You'll have the unique opportunity to explore various career paths, learn about job openings, and network with industry professionals. 

  • Connect with top employers - over 2/3rd of businesses' are actively recruiting students from all degree subjects!
  • Explore exciting job opportunities
  • Get expert advice on how to take your career to the next level


How to prepare

Here are some tips to help you make the most out of the Graduate Recruitment and Placement Fair: 

Look through our online brochure and the list of participating companies beforehand. Learn about their values, work culture, and the positions they're hiring for. Tailor your questions to show your interest.


View our online brochure

Ensure that your CV is up-to-date and highlights your relevant skills and experiences. Don't forget to bring multiple copies to share with potential employers.

Need some support with your CV? Visit our CV writing guide for further support. 

The dress code for the fair is business casual or professional. A well-groomed appearance will leave a positive first impression.

Be prepared to introduce yourself confidently. Your "Elevator Pitch" should be concise yet impactful, showcasing your strengths and career aspirations.


Learn how to prepare an elevator pitch 

Carry a notepad, pen, and any other materials you may need for taking notes during workshops or networking.



Download a copy of our online brochure

Find out who will be attending the event so you get ahead of the crowd! The brochure will also include tips on how to engage with employers and plan of the stands on the day.