Careers Service

Attend a Careers Fair

Careers Fairs continue to be one of the most popular ways for students to connect with potential employers. We run a number of multi-employer events each year to help you connect with students. For the 2020/21 academic year we are offering virtual alternatives to our traditional on-campus fairs.

Browse the diverse range of events below including our flagship virtual Careers Fair as part of our Careers Week 2020.  These events are designed to provide employers with the opportunity to: 

  • raise the profile of your organisation
  • promote graduate positions, internships and other opportunities
  • uncover talent by meeting our students and recent graduates face-to-face

Scots Law Careers Day (2021 date TBC)

The Scots Law Careers Day is designed to help your organisation raise its profile and promote your legal opportunities to our enthusiastic, world-class LLB Law students and graduates.

Careers Week (2021 Date TBC)

The University of Edinburgh Careers Fair is traditionally one of the largest recruitment fairs in Scotland. In 2020, the event will run on a virtual fair platform on Tuesday 6th and Wednesday 7th October, as part of our Careers Week. Careers Week offers a variety of ways for employers from all sectors to connect with students from a wide range of disciplines.

Engineering Careers Day (2021 date TBC)

Our Engineering Careers Day 2020 will run on a virtual platform where you’ll be able to interact with and highlight your graduate and work experience opportunities to students from across our world class School of Engineering. There is also the opportunity to “Pitch your Posts” via video prior to the fair.  

Tech & Data Careers Fair Online (Wednesday 10th February 2021)

Our Tech & Data Careers Fair Online 2021 will run on a virtual platform where you’ll be able to interact with motivated undergraduate and postgraduate students interested in working in the Technology sector.

Creative and Cultural Careers Festival Online (1st - 5th March 2021)

The Creative and Cultural Careers Festival Online (CCCF Online) is a week-long festival of events for University of Edinburgh students and graduates that shines a spotlight on creative and cultural careers. The festival provides the opportunity for students to develop relevant skills and experience, as well as hear from and engage with industry representatives, who can provide information, inspiration and advice on careers in their sector.

Graduate Jobs Fair Online (Wednesday 2nd June 2021) 

The Graduate Jobs Fair Online, open to students from all Scottish universities is Scotland’s largest summer recruitment fair, designed to help your organisation connect with and recruit high-calibre, graduating students in a virtual setting. Book a free place at Graduate Jobs Fair Online to raise your profile with the class of 2021 and find your next graduate recruit!