Explore stage careers events

If you don't know what you want to do yet, or maybe you have recently changed your mind about a career you had been set on pursuing, these 'Explore stage' events will help you with some ideas to get started.

Please use your UoB student or graduate Careers Connect account to access full details of these events.

Explore events

  • Services For Education- Primary SCITT Info webinar (Various dates)
    Join us for our virtual information sessions during November 2023 -June 2024 where we will talk everything primary SCITT, answer questions and discuss how to apply!
    10:00 Wed 22 Nov 2023
    Online
  • Decoding the Internship/Job search in another country with Student Circus
    This webinar will show you how to use Student Circus to help you find internships and job opportunities in another country.
    12:00 Mon 26 Feb 2024
    Online
  • Teach First Insight Session - Online
    Join us for an exclusive Insight Session to hear more about Teach First, our education charity and our mission to end education inequality. Find out more about our Graduate Teacher Training Programme and our Taster programmes as a non-finalist.
    17:15 Mon 26 Feb 2024
    Online
  • How to Find Work Experience
    Discover more about different types of work experience and how to search and find opportunities during your studies and beyond.
    14:30 Tue 27 Feb 2024
    Alan Walters Building – Room G11 (Ground Floor)
  • KCI Careers Corner: Starting out in Conference Interpreting as an English native speaker
    This event will tell you all you need to know about becoming a conference interpreter and what career opportunities are available with the European institutions.
    18:00 Wed 28 Feb 2024
    Online
  • What are you doing with your extra day? Grab a free slice and chat to us
    Who doesn’t love free pizza? Well, 2024 is a leap year which means you get a whole extra day on Thursday 29th February, so we’ve decided to give out some free slices of pizza and offer you the chance to chat with us on campus. 🍕
    12:00 Thu 29 Feb 2024
    Law Arches (near Old Joe)
  • International Internships in Asia
    Join us for an exciting session to learn more about our outstanding international internship programmes across Vietnam, Japan, India and South Korea. This is more than an internship—it's a gateway to unparalleled global experiences!
    16:00 Thu 29 Feb 2024
    Online
  • Find Your Future In Wales - Birmingham
    Join us at this sociable yet informative careers event, where you'll learn about the graduate career paths available to you in Wales, network with employers and socialise with fellow students & grads. Buffet & drinks are on us!
    19:00 Thu 29 Feb 2024
    Off campus (to be confirmed upon registration with employer)
  • ACIS China Day 1
    Join us for 15-20 minute bite sized presentations from recruiting employers in China to discover graduate career opportunities, internships, industry sector knowledge and an insight into life inside their organisation.
    08:00 Tue 05 Mar 2024
    Online
  • Insights Into Data Science
    Get an insight into what it's like working in data science and how to get into the industry from a panel of guests working in the field.
    15:00 Tue 05 Mar 2024
    Online
  • ACIS South East Asia Day
    Join us for 15-20 minute bite sized presentations from recruiting employers in South-East Asia to discover graduate career opportunities, internships, industry sector knowledge and an insight into life inside their organisation.
    08:20 Wed 06 Mar 2024
    Online
  • ACIS China Day 2
    Join us for 15-20 minute bite sized presentations from recruiting employers in China to discover graduate career opportunities, internships, industry sector knowledge and an insight into life inside their organisation.
    08:20 Wed 06 Mar 2024
    Online
  • Your Career: What to do if you don't know what to do (CAL students)
    Practical tools and tips to help you explore your career options
    12:30 Wed 06 Mar 2024
    Old Gym LG10
  • ACIS Hong Kong Day
    Join us for 15-20 minute bite sized presentations from recruiting employers in Hong Kong to discover graduate career opportunities, internships, industry sector knowledge and an insight into life inside their organisation.
    08:00 Thu 07 Mar 2024
    Online
  • 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.
    11:00 Thu 07 Mar 2024
    Online
  • ONLINE: Your future: Is enterprise an option for me? (PPDA Masterclass)
    In this online session, you will be presented with things to think about when it comes to starting your own enterprise.
    11:00 Thu 07 Mar 2024
  • Making It In Consulting: International Women's Day Special
    Be Inspired: Hear from a panel of successful women in consulting as they share their journeys, challenges, and triumphs.
    16:00 Thu 07 Mar 2024
    Off campus
  • Create your own work experience
    Learn how to create your own work experience by finding vacancies that aren’t advertised and how to apply for them.
    11:00 Tue 12 Mar 2024
    Learning Centre UG07
  • Insights Into Research Careers
    Find out from our panellists about a range of research-based career options outside of academia.
    15:30 Tue 12 Mar 2024
    Online
  • Is a Masters Right for me?
    Online session to help students decide if PG study is a suitable option for them.
    12:00 Wed 13 Mar 2024
    Online
  • Insight into the Pharmaceutical Sector
    Get an insight into the variety of jobs in the pharmaceutical sector.
    16:00 Wed 13 Mar 2024
    Online
  • Teaching's Transferable Skills
    Join Chatteris Educational Foundation's Recruitment and Marketing Manager Lucy to find out more about how teaching abroad can transform your transferable skills.
    12:00 Mon 18 Mar 2024
    Online
  • PG Skills: 'Selling your skillset' in the job application process with MTC
    Learn and devise techniques to sell your unique skillset as a PG in the job application process.
    14:00 Mon 18 Mar 2024
    Online
  • Birmingham Scholars: How to be a successful entrepreneur
    Enterprising Masterclass – delivered by award winner Entrepreneur – Vikesh Mistry.
    11:00 Tue 19 Mar 2024
    Old Gym - LG12
  • Insights into Charities
    Explore the different roles within the charities sector which our panellists work in, what they did after graduation, how they found their first job and tips for getting your foot in the door.
    16:00 Wed 20 Mar 2024
    Online
  • Discover Careers in Radiation Protection with the Society of Radiological Protection
    Come along to f learn more about radiation protection and potentially applying for a job within the industry. Book your place so you can drop in for a while or stay all day!
    09:00 Thu 21 Mar 2024
    The Great Hall, Aston Webb
  • 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.
    11:00 Thu 21 Mar 2024
    Online
  • Insights into Engineering Consultancy
    Insight into Engineering Consultancy - an overview of the Engineering Consultancy sector from our industry speakers.
    16:00 Thu 21 Mar 2024
    Online
  • Fast Stream Social Mobility Network - National Event
    This in person event organised by current fast-streamers will provide inspiring keynote speeches, engaging panel discussions, and interactive workshops.
    10:00 Fri 26 Apr 2024
    Off campus
  • STEM Careers: Employer Insight and Networking Session for PGRs
    Join us for this multi-employer networking and panel event to discover more about transitioning from academia to industry and how to navigate the job application process.
    14:00 Mon 29 Apr 2024
    Alan Walters Building – Room G11 (Ground Floor)
  • PGR Innovation Challenge 2024
    Will you win? Take opportunities beyond your studies and get involved with the challenge.
    13:00 Mon 24 Jun 2024

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