Careers Service

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

View upcoming careers workshops and events.

IMPORTANT UPDATE: COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

In light of the ongoing concerns around Covid-19 (Coronavirus), Newcastle University has taken the decision to cancel all non-essential events.

While this is obviously disappointing news, the University is committed to taking every precaution to limit the spread of the virus within our community and to protect the wellbeing of our students, colleagues and members of the public who visit our campus.

Please check back regularly for updates and follow our social media channels @nclcareers

Thank you for your understanding. We look forward to seeing you at our events soon.  

  • START UP Fund Q&A

    Find out more about the START UP Fund from our START UP Advisers.

    Date/Time: Thurs 4 Feb, 18.00-19.00

    Venue: Online via Zoom

  • TARGETjobs Undergraduate of the Year Awards

    Don’t miss out on your chance to win an internship and other prizes!

    Date/Time: Deadline 01 February 2021

    Venue: Online

  • Invesco Senior Leader Careers Q&A

    This webinar will give you a brief insight into Invesco and the asset management industry.

    Date/Time: 01 February 2021, 14:00-14:45

    Venue: Online

  • Inside City Law

    This event is for first year law students and second year non law students.

    Date/Time: 08 March 2021, time TBC

    Venue: Online

  • EY & You: Spotlight on Wellbeing

    Join EY for daily webinars across the week, each focussed on a different topic related to wellbeing.

    Date/Time: 01 - 05 February 2021 (please see individual webinars for times)

    Venue: Online

  • The Student Publication Association Northern Conference

    Offering a number of different panels for potential future writers, mainly guiding students on their next steps in the world of writing.

    Date/Time: 01 February 2021, 13:00-18:00

    Venue: Online

  • Enactus National Welcome Event

    This is an introductory welcome event for all university students interested in joining Enactus UK.

    Date/Time: 02 February 2021, 18:00-19:00

    Venue: Online

  • Enactus National Welcome Event

    This is an introductory welcome event for all university students interested in joining Enactus UK.

    Date/Time: 28 January 2021, 17:00-18:00

    Venue: Online

  • What is a disability: Am I included?

  • Science Careers Outside the Lab event

    Not all scientists wear white coats!

    Date/Time: Various between Monday 15 - Thursday 18 March 2021, times tbc

    Venue: Online

  • The Student Publication Association Northern Conference

    Offering a number of different panels for potential future writers, mainly guiding students on their next steps in the world of writing.

    Date/Time: 1 February 2021. 13:00-18:00

    Venue: Online

  • START UP Founderships

    A 6-month pre-accelerator initiative for those ready to start working on their business full time.

    Date/Time: Coming Soon, details TBC

    Venue: Details TBC

  • 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

  • Virtual introduction to medical writing for PhDs

    This workshop provides an introduction to medical writing for science based PhD students thinking about career options outside of academia.

    Date/Time: 10 February 2021, 18:00-19:00

    Venue: Online

  • NHS: Webinar for anyone interested in applying to the Scientist Training Programme 2021

    This webinar is for anyone interested in applying to the 2021 Scientist Training Programme.

    Date/Time: 28 January 2021, 14:00-15:00

    Venue: Online

  • Scientist Training Programme 2021 Insight Webinar

    The webinar is for anyone interested in applying to the 2021 Scientist Training Programme.

    Date/Time: Thursday 28 January 2021, 14:00 - 15:00

    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

  • NCL Careers Webinar: Immigration routes into graduate employment

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

    Date/Time: 11 August 2021, 12:00-13:30

    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: 16 June 2021, 13:00-14:30

    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: 12 May 2021, 12:00-13:30

    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: 17 March 2021, 13:00-14:30

    Venue: Online

  • NCL Careers Webinar: Interviews: Preparing and succeeding

    Interviews can be a daunting process.

    Date/Time: 03 March 2021, 12:00-12:30

    Venue: Online

  • NCL Careers Webinar: Have a go at an assessment centre group activity

    An increasing number of employers are using assessment centres during the recruitment process.

    Date/Time: 24 February 2021, 14:00-15:00

    Venue: Online

  • NCL Careers Webinar: Assessment centres: How to prepare for the big day

    Don’t be scared of assessment centres!

    Date/Time: 24 February 2021, 12:00-12:30

    Venue: Online

  • NCL Careers Webinar: Postgraduate Study: Writing a persuasive personal statement

    How do you make your application for postgraduate study stand out to convince the academic selector of your enthusiasm for the programme?

    Date/Time: 22 February 2021, 13:00-13:30

    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: 17 February 2021, 13:00-14:30

    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: 16 February 2021, 13:00-13:30

    Venue: Online

  • NCL Careers Webinar: Have a go at an assessment centre group activity

    An increasing number of employers are using assessment centres during the recruitment process.

    Date/Time: 12 February 2021, 14:00-15:00

    Venue: Online

  • NCL Careers Webinar: Presentations: Delivering a powerful message

    You’ve got 5 minutes to make a great impression… what are employers looking for?

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

    Venue: Online

  • NCL Careers Webinar: 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: 10 February 2021, 12:00-12:30

    Venue: Online

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

    Thinking about doing a year-long placement?

    Date/Time: 08 February 2021, 12:00-13:00

    Venue: Online

  • NCL Careers Webinar: Making career plans in uncertain times

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

    Date/Time: 03 February 2021, 13:00-13:30

    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: 02 February 2021, 12:30-13:00

    Venue: Online

  • NCL Careers Webinar: 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: 01 February 2021, 12:00-12:30

    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: 28 January 2021, 13:00-13:30

    Venue: Online

  • 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

  • START UP 101

    Learn what an early-stage business needs to thrive.

    Date/Time: Wed 17 Feb, 12.00-13.00

    Venue: Online via Zoom

  • START UP 101

    Learn what an early-stage business needs to thrive.

    Date/Time: Wed 3 Feb, 18.00-19.00

    Venue: Online via Zoom

  • 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

  • START UP Ideas

    A group idea generation workshop for those who want to start a business.

    Date/Time: Wed 10 Feb, 18.00-19.30

    Venue: Online via Zoom

  • 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