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Careers Fairs and Events

Our careers fairs and events present you with a platform to promote your vacancies, build brand awareness and interact both physically and virtually with your future talent. At NTU, we believe in success for all and value the time and expertise that employers bring to our students’ development, therefore, there is no charge associated with our employability engagement events.

2022/23 Careers Fairs

Students speaking to employers at job fair

NTU careers fairs take place in-person, across a number of our campuses, simultaneously using our established online system as a platform for students to prepare for the events and research exhibitors.

Our fairs are open to NTU students and graduates from all courses and disciplines to attend.

On the day, we invite you to explore all the possibilities and start the conversation with future employees from backgrounds you may not have traditionally considered.

Term One

Our Term One careers fairs are now complete. Over 230 organisations visited NTU, inspiring and connecting with thousands of students.

Term Two

Graduate and Placement Careers Fair

Tuesday 7 March 2023, 11 am - 3 pm

City Campus

Our final careers fair of the academic year will bring together students from across the university and organisations with graduate or placement-level opportunities.

Attending the fair provides the perfect opportunity for organisations to interact in-person with skilled students and graduates who are looking forward to entering the next step of their career journeys.

2023/24 Careers Fairs

The provisional timeline for the 2023/24 careers fair series is outlined below. Further information will be available in due course.

Careers FairDate/ TimeLocation

Placement and Graduate Careers Fair

Wednesday 18 October 2023, 10 am - 3 pm

Newton Building, City Campus

Built Environment Careers FairWednesday 25 October 2023, 11 am - 3 pmNewton Building, City Campus
STEM Careers FairTuesday 7, Wednesday 8, Thursday 9 November 2023, 11 am - 3 pmPavilion Building, Clifton Campus
Life Sciences and Environment Careers FairWednesday 15 November 2023, 11 am - 2 pmLyth Building, Brackenhurst Campus
Nottingham Law School Law FairTuesday 23 January 2024, 5 pm - 7:30 pmNewton Building, City Campus
Creative Futures Careers FairWednesday 14 February 2024, 11 am - 2 pmNewton Building, City Campus
Graduate and Placement Careers FairTuesday 5 March 2024, 11 am - 3 pmNewton Building, City Campus

Tailored university engagement creates sustainable talent pipelines

There are a number of additional ways to raise the profile of your organisation, promote your recruitment opportunities and engage with our cohorts, both on-campus and online.

We don’t offer a one-size fits all menu of engagement activities. Instead, we are committed to understanding exactly what your organisation needs and providing tailored support and cost-effective solutions to create sustainable relationships. These interactions will be mutually beneficial – solving a business challenge or resource shortage in your team, whilst equipping students and graduates with practical skills and pertinent industry insight to enhance their employability journeys at NTU.

Engaging with NTU Employability will lay the foundations to create a pipeline to student and graduate talent that meets the needs of your organisation.

Examples of ways employers have previously engaged with NTU talent include:

  • Practice Assessment Centres
  • Employer presentations
  • Pop-up stands
  • In-curriculum projects and challenges.

To find the right engagement solution, bespoke to your business needs, start the conversation with talent@ntu.ac.uk / 0115 848 2189.