Careers events & opportunities for graduates

Careers Network welcome both undergraduates and graduates, of the University of Birmingham, to our careers events here on campus.

As a graduate, you still have access to our many events including employer presentations, careers fairs and careers workshops - you can even apply for exclusive internships and Careers mentoring schemes.

You will need to create a graduate account on Careers Connect to view details of these events and to sign up.

Event highlights

Exploring Legal and Non-Legal Careers for Recent Law Graduates
An alumni panel led event to explore legal and non-legal careers
16:00 Thu 07 Jul 2022
17:30 Thu 07 Jul 2022
Learning Centre UG06

Top Tips for Job Searching
Join our online session about job search techniques, websites, resources and what employers are looking for when recruiting.
12:00 Fri 08 Jul 2022
13:00 Fri 08 Jul 2022

Top Tips for Interview and Assessment Centre Success
Our innovative ‘Top Tip’ sessions are designed to give you the confidence and tools to make your way successfully through the application and selection process.
12:00 Tue 12 Jul 2022
13:00 Tue 12 Jul 2022

Top Tips for using LinkedIn
Find out how to create your profile and learn top tips to get you ahead when using this social media tool in your job search.
12:00 Fri 15 Jul 2022
13:00 Fri 15 Jul 2022

CVs, Cover Letters and Applications
Gain knowledge of a range of application documents and discover our top tips for getting started.
12:00 Tue 19 Jul 2022
13:00 Tue 19 Jul 2022

Top Tips for Job Searching
Join our online session about job search techniques, websites, resources and what employers are looking for when recruiting.
12:00 Thu 21 Jul 2022
13:00 Thu 21 Jul 2022

Top Tips for Interview and Assessment Centre Success
Our innovative ‘Top Tip’ sessions are designed to give you the confidence and tools to make your way successfully through the application and selection process.
12:00 Mon 25 Jul 2022
13:00 Mon 25 Jul 2022

Top Tips for using LinkedIn
Find out how to create your profile and learn top tips to get you ahead when using this social media tool in your job search.
12:00 Thu 28 Jul 2022
13:00 Thu 28 Jul 2022

NatWest Business Builder Workshop - An Intro to Business Modelling
Join the Business Builder team as we explore the Business Model Canvas, a one-page ‘road map’ of your business.
14:00 Sat 12 Nov 2022
15:30 Sat 12 Nov 2022

Internships

Careers Network offer exclusive internships for graduates with local start-ups, social enterprises and SMEs through our Impact Internships Programme. This programme opens in two cycles with opportunities, once during the autumn and again for summer term.

Graduates can also log on to Careers Connect for the latest graduate internships and jobs. You will need to have a graduate account on Careers Connect to gain access.

Mentoring schemes

We have hundreds of mentors who have volunteered their time to help you find a career that suits your strengths and interests. Having a mentor will help you:

  • Gain advice from professionals working in an area you hope to pursue;
  • Seek top tips on how to utilise your university experience in order to support your career journey;
  • Build your network, which will support you to make informed decisions.