Careers Service

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

View upcoming careers workshops and events.

Whether you're looking to enhance your CV writing skills, explore and learn about a variety of employer opportunities, or find support for developing your own business idea, the Careers Service has a wide range of online events for you.

Online events are hosted by a variety of speakers, from our knowledgeable careers consultants to key employers who are experts in their field.

All Careers Service events listed on this page are free for you to attend and enjoy.

Make sure to follow our social media channels - @nclcareers and @nclstartup - to keep up to date with the latest Careers Service news and events.

We look forward to seeing you at our upcoming online events.

  • NCL Careers Workshop: China Career Gateway

    Large numbers of Chinese students are studying at UK universities, and in 2020 over 800,000 Chinese students returned to China after studying overseas. So how can you stand out from the competition?

    Date/Time: 4 October 2021 - 5 November 2021

    Venue: Online

  • NCL Careers Workshop - How to find a part-time job in the UK (for international students)

    Working while you study is a good way to improve your skills and find out what it is like to work in the UK.

    Date/Time: 13 October 2021, 10:15 - 11:00

    Venue: King's Gate Level 1, Room 1.20

  • BJSS Career Insights Session

    Date/Time: Wednesday, 27 October, 2021

    Venue: Online, Zoom

  • NCL Careers Webinar - START UP Portfolio Careers

    Discover if a less traditional career path is right for you.

    Date/Time: Thurs 12 May, 18.00-19.00

    Venue: Online

  • NCL Careers Webinar - START UP Portfolio Careers

    Discover if a less traditional career path is right for you.

    Date/Time: Thurs 24 Mar, 18.00-19.00

    Venue: Online

  • NCL Careers Webinar - START UP Portfolio Careers

    Discover if a less traditional career path is right for you.

    Date/Time: Thurs 24 Feb, 18.00-19.00

    Venue: Online

  • NCL Careers Webinar - START UP Portfolio Careers

    Discover if a less traditional career path is right for you.

    Date/Time: Thurs 16 Dec, 18.00-19.00

    Venue: Online

  • NCL Careers Webinar - START UP Portfolio Careers

    Discover if a less traditional career path is right for you.

    Date/Time: Thurs 18 Nov, 18.00-19.00

    Venue: Online

  • NCL Careers Webinar - START UP Portfolio Careers

    Discover if a less traditional career path is right for you.

    Date/Time: Thurs 21 Oct, 18.00-19.00

    Venue: Online

  • NCL Careers Webinar - START UP 101

    Learn what an early-stage business needs to thrive.

    Date/Time: Thurs 28 April, 18.00-19.00

    Venue: Online

  • NCL Careers Webinar - START UP 101

    Learn what an early-stage business needs to thrive.

    Date/Time: Thurs 10 Mar, 18.00-19.00

    Venue: Online

  • NCL Careers Webinar - START UP 101

    Learn what an early-stage business needs to thrive.

    Date/Time: Thurs 2 Dec, 18.00-19.00

    Venue: Online

  • NCL Careers Webinar - START UP 101

    Learn what an early-stage business needs to thrive.

    Date/Time: Thurs 10 Feb, 18.00-19.00

    Venue: Online

  • NCL Careers Webinar - START UP 101

    Learn what an early-stage business needs to thrive.

    Date/Time: Thurs 7 Oct, 18.00-19.00

    Venue: Online

  • NCL Careers Webinar - START UP 101

    Learn what an early-stage business needs to thrive.

    Date/Time: Thurs 4 Nov, 18.00-19.00

    Venue: Online

  • NCL Careers Workshop - Don’t know where to begin with your career? Five quick tips for getting started

    Knowing where to begin with career plans can seem overwhelming.

    Date/Time: 09 November 2021, 13:00 - 13:30

    Venue: King's Gate Level 1 Room 1.20

  • NCL Careers Workshop - Cover letters: tailoring your letter to an employer

    Covering letters are still an important part of the selection process for many employers and essential when making speculative applications.

    Date/Time: 01 November 2021, 12:00 - 13:00

    Venue: King's Gate Level 1 Room 1.20

  • NCL Careers Webinar - Further Study: 5 things you need to know

    Thinking about applying for further study?  Unsure whether it is the right career move for you?

    Date/Time: 28 October 2021, 12:00 - 12:35

    Venue: online

  • NCL Careers Webinar - How to succeed at Medicine and Dental School Interviews

    This webinar will de-mystify the Medicine and Dental School interview process.

    Date/Time: 27 October 2021, 13:00 - 14:00

    Venue: Online

  • NCL Careers Webinar - How to go about finding work experience for Medicine and Dentistry

    Everyone talks about the need for experience when making applications to Dentistry and Medicine, but what does this actually mean?

    Date/Time: 20 October 2021, 13:00 - 14:00

    Venue: Online

  • NCL Careers Webinar - How to convert to law (for non-law students)

    Approximately 50% of lawyers didn't study law at undergraduate level.

    Date/Time: 20 October 2021, 12:00 - 13:05

    Venue: online

  • NCL Careers Workshop - Making career plans in uncertain times

    The recent pandemic and subsequent economic impact make these uncertain times for all of us.

    Date/Time: 18 October 2021, 13:30 - 14:00

    Venue: King's Gate Level 1 Room 1.26

  • NCL Careers Webinar - Virtual interviews: How to shine

    Online interviews were already becoming a common part of the early stages of the recruitment process and this trend has accelerated as a result of the Coronavirus pandemic.

    Date/Time: 15 October 2021, 12:00 - 12:35

    Venue: Online

  • NCL Careers Webinar - Immigration routes into graduate employment

    This webinar is for International students interested in working in the UK after graduation. 

    Date/Time: 14 October 2021, 13:00 - 13:45

    Venue: online

  • NCL Careers Webinar - How to use LinkedIn

    So you've heard that having a LinkedIn profile is important, but is it actually? And if so, why?

    Date/Time: 13 October 2021, 12:00 - 12:35

    Venue: online

  • NCL Careers Workshop - Interviews: Preparing and succeeding

    Interviews can be a daunting process.

    Date/Time: 11 October 2021, 13:00 - 13:30

    Venue: King's Gate Level 1 Room 1.26

  • NCL Careers Webinar - How to find a year-long placement

    Thinking about doing a year-long placement?

    Date/Time: 07 October 2021, 12:00 - 13:05

    Venue: online

  • NCL Careers Workshop - The Job Search: Getting Started

    Looking for graduate roles and work experience can seem a daunting prospect if you’re not sure where to start.

    Date/Time: 06 October 2021, 12:00 - 12:30

    Venue: King's Gate Level 1 Room 1.26

  • NCL Careers Workshop - How to find a part-time job in the UK (for international students)

    Working while you study is a good way to improve your skills and find out what it is like to work in the UK.

    Date/Time: 06 October 2021, 10:15 - 11:00

    Venue: King's Gate Level 1 Room 1.20

  • NCL Careers Webinar - Recruitment tests: How to succeed

    Employers regularly use a variety of tests during recruitment processes to measure your skills, preferences and aptitude in a variety of different ways, either during the application stage or during an assessment centre.

    Date/Time: 04 October 2021, 12:00 - 12:35

    Venue: online

  • NCL Careers Webinar - Don’t know where to begin with your career? Five quick tips for getting started

    Thinking about applying for further study?  Unsure whether it is the right career move for you?

    Date/Time: 04 October 2021, 12:30 - 13:05

    Venue: online

  • NCL Careers Webinar - CV Writing: Where to start

    Did you know that on average recruiters spend 10 seconds reviewing a CV before putting it on a yes/no pile?

    Date/Time: 01 October 2021, 13:00 - 13:35

    Venue: online

  • NCL Careers Webinar - How to gain experience during your studies

    Employers are increasingly looking to recruit students and graduates who have gained a range of experience during their studies.

    Date/Time: 30 September 2021, 13:00 - 13:35

    Venue: Online

  • NCL Careers Webinar - Application forms: tackling them effectively

    Application forms are often the first requirement when applying for a variety of opportunities including internships, part-time work and graduate jobs.

    Date/Time: 29 September 20212, 12:00 - 12:35

    Venue: online

  • NCL Careers Webinar - Cover letters: tailoring your letter to an employer

    Covering letters are still an important part of the selection process for many employers and essential when making speculative applications.

    Date/Time: 28 September 2021, 12:00 - 12:35

    Venue: Online

  • External Event: Innovation Super Network: North East: Accelerating Investment & Innovation Summit

    The online event is FREE to attend and is aimed at anyone with an interest in the innovation funding landscape, including Innovative SMEs seeking access to finance support.

    Date/Time: 23 September 2021, 09:30 - 16:30

    Venue: online

  • External Event: The Business Factory: Clients - Where are you?: Searching the socials for the right clients

    This workshop is ideal for any North Tyneside business at any time of their business journey.

    Date/Time: 22 September 2021, 13:00 - 16:00

    Venue: online

  • External Event: Lloyds Banking Group Autumn Campaign: Live 1-1 Chats

    A bespoke service where you can discover what a career with real impact at Lloyds Banking Group looks like first hand

    Date/Time: Various dates in September & October, 11:00 - 13:00 & 14:00 - 16:00

    Venue: online

  • External Event: Lloyds Banking Group Autumn Campaign: Employer Presentations

    This dynamic setting has something for everyone no matter where their passion sits.

    Date/Time: Every Thursday evening during September & October, 18:20 - 20:30

    Venue: Online

  • External Event: HSW(Hire STEM Women) UK Wide Virtual Technology Event 2021

    Join Hire STEM Women at the largest virtual technology event in partnership with industry-leading employers.

    Date/Time: 4 October 2021, 11:30 - 15:30

    Venue: online

  • External Event: Founder Institute: Online Startup Idea Fest: Build and Share Ideas with Potential Customers

    To form great startup ideas, it is absolutely critical to share your ideas and get feedback from people in your target market.

    Date/Time: 22 September 2021, 18:00 - 19:30 GMT

    Venue: Online

  • External Event: RateMyPlacement Virtual Event Series: Inspirational Women in STEM

    ONE MILLION women are making a real difference in their careers - and you could too!

    Date/Time: 24 November 2021, 09:00 - 17:00

    Venue: Online

  • External Event: RateMyPlacement Virtual Event Series: Black Heritage in Business

    There is a shortage of black people represented in business. And RateMyPlacement want to help change that.

    Date/Time: 17 November 2021, 09:00 - 17:00

    Venue: Online

  • External Event: RateMyPlacement Virtual Event Series: "It's not who you know"

    This is your opportunity to connect with employers who are equally committed to helping you land the career you really want.

    Date/Time: 10 November 2021, 09:00 - 17:00

    Venue: Online

  • External Event: RateMyPlacement Virtual Event series: Be Your Authentic Self at Work

    It’s not uncommon for people to present a different version of themselves in the workplace. But fitting in should NEVER have to mean hiding your identity.

    Date/Time: 3 November 2021, 09:00 - 17:00

    Venue: Online

  • External Event: RateMyPlacement Virtual Event series: STEM - 6 & 7 October

    Looking for a career where you can have a positive impact on the lives of others?

    Date/Time: 6 & & October 2021, times TBC

    Venue: Online

  • External Event: LawCareersNetLIVE Virtual

    Join this 2 day online event to meet some of the most dynamic and interesting firms in the UK.

    Date/Time: 07-08 December 2021, 13:30-17:00

    Venue: Online

  • External Event: LawCareersNetLIVE London

    Join this event in London to meet some of the most dynamic and interesting firms in the UK.

    Date/Time: 03 December 2021, 09:15-16:30

    Venue: County Hall, London, SE1 7PB

  • External Event: LawCareersNetLIVE Manchester

    Join this event in Manchester to meet some of the most dynamic and interesting firms in the UK.

    Date/Time: 26 November 2021, 09:15-16:30

    Venue: 11 Portland Street, Manchester, M1 3HU

  • External Event: Gray's Inn University Advocacy Day

    Are you considering a career as a barrister?

    Date/Time: Sept-Oct 2021, dates and times TBC

    Venue: Online

  • External Event: Equal Engineers Careers Fairs: London Engineering & Technology Fair 2021

    Ever considered a career in engineering or technology once you finish university?

    Date/Time: 3 November 2021, 12:00 - 15:30

    Venue: Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Sq, Holborn, London, WC1R 4RL

  • External Event: Equal Engineers: Virtual Careers Festival 2021 - Women in Engineering

    Ever considered a career in engineering or technology, as a graduate, career change or new job? Join virtually to learn about opportunities!

    Date/Time: 1 November 2021, 10:00 - 13:00

    Venue: Online

  • External Event: Equal Engineers: Virtual Careers Festival 2021 - Race & Ethnicity in Engineering

    Ever considered a career in engineering or technology, as a graduate, career change or new job? Join virtually to learn about opportunities!

    Date/Time: 2 November 2021, 10:00 - 13:00

    Venue: Online

  • External Event: Equal Engineers Careers Fairs: Birmingham Engineering & Technology Fair 2021

    Ever considered a career in engineering or technology once you finish university?

    Date/Time: 20 October 2021, 12:00 - 15:30

    Venue: Millennium Point, Curzon Street, Birmingham, B4 7XG

  • External Event: Equal Engineers Careers Fairs: Manchester Engineering & Technology Fair 2021

    Ever considered a career in engineering or technology once you finish university?

    Date/Time: 15 October 2021, 12:00-15:30

    Venue: The Bridgewater Hall, Lower Mosley St, Manchester

  • External Event: Equal Engineers Careers Fairs: Bristol Engineering & Technology Fair 2021

    Ever considered a career in engineering or technology once you finish university?

    Date/Time: 06 October 2021, 12:00-15:30

    Venue: We The Curious, One Millenium Square, Bristol

  • External Event: Boyer Graduate Recruitment Day 2021

    Suitable for graduates available to start in Summer/Autumn 22

    Date/Time: November 2021. Dates and Times TBC

    Venue: Online

  • External Event: Freshfields Virtual Insight Event

    EmployAbility is delighted to be partnering with Freshfields to bring you an exciting virtual insight event.

    Date/Time: 20 October 2021, 14:00-16:40

    Venue: Online

  • Get Ready To Graduate: Have a go at an assessment centre group activity

    This webinar is part of the Get Ready to Graduate Pathway, aimed at final year students and graduates.

    Date/Time: 18 June 2021, 11:00 - 12:00

    Venue: Online

  • Get Ready to Graduate: Alumni panel

    This event is part of the Get Ready to Graduate Pathway, aimed at final year students and graduates.

    Date/Time: 19 May 2021, 17:00 – 18:00

    Venue: Online

  • Get Ready To Graduate: Have a go at an assessment centre group activity

    This webinar is part of the Get Ready to Graduate Pathway, aimed at final year students and graduates.

    Date/Time: 8 June 2021, 11:00 - 12:00

    Venue: Online

  • Science Careers Outside the Lab: Legal Services

    There is a growing need for legal firms to recruit graduates with scientific skills and knowledge to understand inventions, as well the appropriate licensing, marketing and legal compliance of pharmaceutical and medical products.

    Date/Time: 18 March 2021, 11:00-12:00

    Venue: Online

  • Science Careers Outside the Lab: Healthcare

    While there are many lab-based roles for graduates interested in working in healthcare, there are also a variety of options for students who prefer to use their skills and experience in non-lab environments.

    Date/Time: 16 March 2021, 11:00-12:00

    Venue: Online

  • Science Careers Outside the Lab: Business & Finance

    Careers in business and finance might not seem like a natural option for science students, but the analytical and communication skills developed during a science qualification are highly sought after in these types of role.

    Date/Time: 15 March 2021, 13:00-14:00

    Venue: Online

  • Science Careers Outside the Lab: Science Communication, Education and Outreach

    Working in science communication, education and outreach is all about making science and research accessible and engaging to others.

    Date/Time: 16 March 2021, 14:00-15:00

    Venue: Online

  • Science Careers Outside the Lab: Government and Policy

    Working in policy is a great way to use the skills developed from your science qualification to help inform and support policy making in a range of organisations including local and central government, professional bodies, think tanks and NGOs.

    Date/Time: 18 March 2021, 15:00-16:00

    Venue: Online

  • Science Careers Outside the Lab: From Molecule to Medicine Product Lifecycle Challenge with GSK

    If you’re keen to develop your teamwork and communication skills and learn more about career opportunities within a global pharmaceutical and healthcare company, join this interactive session delivered in partnership with GSK.

    Date/Time: 17 March 2021, 14:00 - 15:30

    Venue: Online

  • Science Careers Outside the Lab: Recruitment, Sales & Marketing

    Working in science recruitment, sales and marketing is a great way to use your technical, interpersonal and communication skills to help promote a business, service or product.

    Date/Time: 17 March 2021, 11:00-12:00

    Venue: Online

  • Science Careers Outside the Lab: Environment & Sustainability

    Environmental planning and sustainability are hot topics, with a variety of roles for students and graduates in this area concerned with the impact of people and industry on the environment.

    Date/Time: 15 March 2021, 11:00-12:00

    Venue: Online

  • Build your Employability and Enterprise Skills

    Learn about the Careers Development Module (NCL2007) and Developing Enterprise, Entrepreneurship and Employability Module (NCL2100)

    Date/Time: 2 February 2021, 11:00-12:00

    Venue: Online

  • UK Global Advisory Women's Horizon Insight Programme

    This Rothschild & Co Insight programme is aimed at female university students

    Date/Time: 31 December 2020

    Venue: Central London

  • Taylor Bennett Foundation: PR Training Programme

    The Taylor Bennett Foundation's PR Training Programme aims to give graduates the relevant knowledge, insights and skills to work in the PR and corporate communications industry.

  • Bright Network Winter Internship Experience

    Bright Network are currently offering free virtual winter internships which you complete in your own time, starting from 14 December 2020.

    Date/Time: From 14 December 2020 (deadline is 13 December)

    Venue: Online

  • Microsoft BAME diversity and inclusion Q & A panel

    Hear from current interns and graduates at Microsoft about what it's like to work in tech and how you could get a career in the industry.

    Date/Time: 20 November 2020, 10:00 - 11:00

    Venue: Online

  • Q&A with Robert Peston Webinar – 9 July

    Creative Access is hosting Robert Peston, Political Editor, ITV news in conversation with Kishan Koria, Producer, ITV Peston and Creative Access alumni.

    Date/Time: 9 July 2020, 11:00 – 12:00

    Venue: Online

  • North East Ambition Programme

    Calling all students! Join 100 university students from Newcastle, Northumbria, Durham and Sunderland for the North East Ambition Programme in June and July 2020! It's your chance to make an impact and leave your mark on the region you study in.

    Date/Time: 25 - 30 June or 9 - 14 July 2020, various times

    Venue: Online (Zoom)

  • CANCELLED - Science Careers Outside the Lab

    Date/Time: 24 March 2020, 17:00 - 19:00

    Venue: Lindisfarne Room, Hadrian Building

  • First Year Fest

    Find out how to make the most of your summer with this exclusive event for first year students.

    Date/Time: 18 February 2020, 10:30 - 11:00* (early access half hour) & 11:00 - 15:30

    Venue: Newcastle University Careers Service, Level 1, King's Gate building

  • Walker Morris Insight Day

    This event is open to all students interested in finding out more about working for a large commercial law firm.

    Date/Time: 26 November 2019, all day event

    Venue: Walker Morris LLP, 33 Wellington Street, Leeds, LS1 4DL

  • 2019 UK-China High-Level Talent Fair

    Focus on China and the UK, facing the future

    Date/Time: 27 April 2019, 09:00 - 16:00

    Venue: Elizabeth II Conference Centre, London

  • 2018 GradConnection Hong Kong Returnee Career Fair

    Date/Time: Wednesday 25 July, 14:00 - 17:00

    Venue: Cordis Hotel, Mong Kok