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Careers fairs and events

We continue to monitor COVID-19 guidelines closely and are delighted to welcome employers back on campus during Autumn 2022 and invite you to meet and engage with our students in our iconic new building in the heart of the university, the Centre for Student Life.

We have adopted a blended approach to student engagement activity and are able to offer a range of opportunities that will support your recruitment campaigns, allowing you to promote opportunities and build your brand virtually, or face to face.

Our careers fairs and events give students the opportunity to engage with alumni and employers and gain an insight and more information about graduate jobs, internship and placement opportunities, and help discover their future career with skills sessions, talks, and workshops.

Futures Fair

Tuesday 11 October 2022, 11:00 – 15:00

Book your space

Located in our flagship Centre for Student Life building.

Identify talent and meet students from a variety of degree disciplines looking for placement and graduate opportunities.

Facilitate early engagement with first, second and penultimate year students and build early brand awareness.

Engineering and Physics Fair

Monday 17 and Tuesday 18 October 2022, 11:00 – 15:00

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Located in the Forum, School of Engineering, across two days.

Ideal for organisations looking to identify talent and meet students from STEM disciplines, particularly Engineering and Physics.

Facilitate early engagement with first, second and penultimate year students and build early brand awareness.

Cardiff Law Fair

Wednesday 2 November 2022, 13:00 – 16:00

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Join us at our first on-campus Law careers fair in the brand-new Centre for Student Life at Cardiff University.

This is a must-attend event for Law organisations looking to build brand awareness and promote student and graduate opportunities to our diverse and talented Law students.

Interested in further marketing opportunities?

Whatever your budgetary requirements, we have additional exposure options to suit your needs:

  • Sponsorship
  • Premium Exhibitor packages
  • Additional advertising opportunities

View more information on relevant packages.

We are continuing to monitor the COVID-19 guidelines closely and are committed to running both an enjoyable and safe event.

Please be aware that our on-campus events are subject to Government and university guidelines.

Featured events

Our online and face to face panel events are designed to give students an insight into the range of exciting careers available to them after they graduate. This is your opportunity to dispel some of the myths that may surround your industry, the key challenges that students might face if choosing this career pathway and based on your experience, the most important factors students need to consider when thinking about their graduate careers.

Here’s some of our previous events that took place place in Spring 2022:

  • Find your future in an environmental career
  • Find your future in Tech
  • Find your creative future
  • ‘Meet the professionals’ diversity events
  • MBA Careers Fair

If you are interested in hearing more about the above events, contact the Employer Engagement team at employerservices@cardiff.ac.uk.

Find out more

Please feel free to contact our Employer Engagement team to discuss your attraction and recruitment needs further.

Employer Engagement Team