Careers Service

Careers Fair (Tuesday 6th & Wednesday 7th October 2020)

Please Note

The below information relates to our usual face-to-face event held in McEwan Hall. We are still aiming to provide a similar opportunity for you to connect with students and graduates in the academic year 2020/21 and are currently reviewing what this offering will look like.   

If you are interested in being added to our mailing list to be kept up to date on booking our Careers Fair 2020/21, or any of our other events and services, please email the employer team to discuss.

Why should you exhibit at this fair?

Target student audience:

careers fair
  • This flagship event welcomes 120 exhibitors and attracts c5000 students and graduates across the two days.
  • The Careers Fair attracts students from across the university, from a wide range of disciplines. Typically 60% Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences, 35% STEM and 5% Medical and Veterinary Medicine. It is ideal therefore for raising your organisation’s profile and promoting opportunities.
  • The event attracts final year, penultimate and early year students. It is ideal for uncovering talent for your graduate positions, internships and placements.

Suitable for:

  • The fair is open to employers from all sectors, who are keen to raise their profile and target students for graduate positions, internships, placements and other opportunities. 

Excellent. The calibre of students has been very high with a lot of interest.

2018 exhibitor 

About the Fair

When: Tuesday 6th & Wednesday 7th October 2020 - 11:30am - 4:30pm

Venue: McEwan Hall, Bristo Square, Edinburgh. EH8 9AL

Cost:  TBC

The exhibition rate includes:

  • Stand space: 2.5m wide space and 2.3m high, containing 1.8m trestle table and 2 chairs.
  • Tablecloth
  • Wifi pass
  • Listing in our fair guide
  • Sandwich lunch for 2 delegates

How do I book?

Bookings for 2020 are not open. If you wish to receive an invitation when bookings launch, please email



Careers Fair (Tuesday 6th & Wednesday 7th October 2020)

The University of Edinburgh Careers Fair is one of the largest recruitment fairs in Scotland.  The fair welcomes students from a wide range of disciplines and is open to exhibitors from all sectors.

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