Don't miss our annual Recruitment and Opportunities Fair every October - our biggest careers event of the year! More than 80 employers from a whole range of different sectors locally, nationally and internationally come onto campus to meet you. The Recruitment and Opportunities Fair is the perfect opportunity for you to meet with many different employers and explore a huge variety of potential careers.
We also run hundreds of other events every year, and as a graduate you are still welcome to attend any and all of them. Careers Advisers run How To…skills workshops and employers such as HSBC, PwC, the NHS, Charity works and so many more, are invited onto campus to give industry specific talks to help you with the careers choices you need to make.
All of our events are opportunities for you to build your skills, get a better perspective on many different industries, and develop your confidence.
You can find our events listings on MyCareerCentral.
Our biggest fairs and events of interest
Recruitment and Opportunities Fair - 19 October 2017
Our biggest careers event of the year. Come along to meet with over 80 employers and find out about a wide range of different careers.
Cafe Conversations - 31 October 2017, 7 November 2017 and 27 February 2018
An opportunity to meet with employers big and small, local, national or multinational and chat with them in small groups and then network over food and drinks.
Health Careers Fair - 4 October 2017
Our careers fair for those to be qualified in health related degrees. It is always well attended by NHS hospital trusts and other healthcare providers.
Legal Careers Fair - 8 November 2017
For those interested in a career in the legal profession, whether you have a degree in Law or not. The event is well attended by many highly respected law firms from both the local area and across the UK.
Working with Words - 3 March 2018
If you want writing and communication to be at the heart of what you do, then Working with Words is a must attend event!
Working in Science series - individual dates to be confirmed
Encompassing Chemistry, Biology, Computing, Mathematics and Environmental Sciences and Engineering, these events will provide deeper insight into the various careers available in the sciences.
Languages at Work - 1 February 2018
Are you looking to use your language skills as part of your career? This event is a great chance to hear from a panel of UEA alumni who have gone into careers using their language degrees.
Influencing for a living - 3 February 2018
If you are considering a career in politics, public affairs, lobbying or working for an NGO, this is the event for you. Get insights into careers across national, local and international politics and governance.