Clear your diaries – EVERYTHING is happening in October/November/December.

Graduate recruitment fairs, postgraduate study and funding fairs, on-campus media training, US summer camp jobs, teaching opportunities in Leicester (someone has to *tee hee*), Chemistry, Law, Health and Brexit – it’s ALL going on…and you should be there…

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4 October onwards: Company Secretary insight days. Take a look behind the scenes at the various responsibilities of a company secretary, the level of interaction with the board and exposure and influence to detailed organisational strategy. Work experience also available. Opportunities with BP, Aviva, PWC, Sky and more. Places are limited!

5 October: Nuffield Health recruitment open day at their Chichester Hospital, 12pm-8:30pm. Info and registration at

6 October onwards: Student Media Collective Journalism and Broadcast Media Workshops and Learning Events. Get training and experience in radio, TV, film making and journalism. More details and register your interest with Alicia Stewart-Colvin, Student Media Development Co-ordinator at

6 October: Fulbright USA Grad School Day, London. Interested in postgraduate study in the US in 2017-18 and beyond? Get info on scholarships and advice on applying from the Fulbright Commission. Book your place at

7 – 8 October, National Graduate Recruitment Exhibition. Olympia, London. Attendees include Royal Mail, Civil Service, FDM, Ofcom, Adidas, Bosch, Tesla, BAE Systems and many more. Admission is free and full time students can claim subsidised transport. Sweet!

8 October: Train to Teach in Leicester. Find out more at this free information event at Rushey Mead Academy, LE4 7AN

11 October: London Graduate Fair. Attendees include ICAEW, Mountbatten Institute, Transport for London, Milkround, Spicer Hart, RAF and more. Admission free, register now at

12 October – 16 November: Graduate Fairs in Manchester and Glasgow. Just in case you happen to be in the area(s)…

13 October: Generation UK-China, London. British Council event focussing on opportunities to study, work, intern, or complete research in China. Aimed at students, tutors, international officers and careers advisors. Register your interest at

15 October: World Grad* School Tour, London. Over 60 top-ranked global universities under one roof, giving you the opportunity to get first-hand information about various postgraduate programs from admissions directors themselves. Find out more and register at
*That’s ‘postgraduate’ for those of us who can handle more than one syllable at a time (meee-oww).

20 October: Camp America Presentation, Checkland Building, Falmer campus. One hour presentation will tell you all you need to know about working at a  summer camp in the USA. Register your interest at

26 October, Postgraduate Study Fair. London. 60+ universities attending, funding and course information, application and CV surgery. Once again, admission in free.

2 November. There’s a little shindig happening at the Amex Stadium up at Falmer. Daresay you wouldn’t be interested…

16 November (Manchester)/23 November (London): Chemistry World Jobs Live. Meet national and international employers, attend a 1-2-1 CV Clinic and take part in discussions and workshops – all in a dynamic and proactive environment with plenty of chances to make valuable contacts. Find out more and register at

17 November: Shout Out UK are launching Brexit: A Youth Perspective at the Frontline Club, London. Brexit: A Youth Perspective consists of various policy proposals and suggestions, submitted by young people between the ages of 15-25, and sourced through Shout Out UK’s youth readership, in light of Brexit. Fatima Manji from Channel 4 News will be providing a keynote speech on youth participation in politics after the official launch. Find out more and register at

23 November: UK Environmental Law Association – Careers evening, London.  Interested in a career in environmental law? Find out about career paths from a wide range of representatives from  private practice solicitors, barristers, government departments, NGOs and consultancies. Info and reserve your place at

6 December: Postgraduate Studentships PhD Funding Fair, London. Meet 25 top universities with PhD funding on offer for 2017, chat to current PhD students about their experience of looking for and doing a PhD and attend talks on applying for funding and making a successful start to a PhD. More info and register at

Follow our blog for loads more events updates during the year, and check out the Prospects Events Calendar.

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Paul Rothwell • 29/09/2016

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