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.

  • Faraday Undergraduate Summer Experience (FUSE) programme

    The Faraday Institution will provide around 50 undergraduate students with the opportunity to take part in a paid “virtual” internship of up to eight weeks duration with pioneering UK battery researchers.

    Date/Time: Summer 2021

    Venue: Online

  • Virtual Internships Scholarship Award 2021

    Virtual Internships are pleased to offer the chance for 10 students to receive full program scholarships to complete a remote work opportunity this summer.

    Date/Time: 7 June - 19 July 2021

    Venue: online

  • A Career in IP with Mewburn Ellis

    If you're interested in a career in IP, or want to rule out the possibility of one, this is for you.

    Date/Time: 21 April 2021, 17:00 – 18:00

    Venue: Online

  • How to break into the Publishing industry

    Four publishing professionals discuss routes into the industry and advice on how to apply for opportunities.

    Date/Time: 25 April 2021, 11:00-12:00

    Venue: Online

  • Introduction to publishing with James Spackman

    Agent and publisher James Spackman gives a whistle-stop breakdown of the publishing industry.

    Date/Time: 24 April 2021, 11:00-12:00

    Venue: Online

  • Get Ahead - Be a Brand Ambassador Virtual Event for First Year Students

    The event aims to promote the benefits of the Brand Ambassador role specifically to first year students, with a particular focus on boosting their employability.

    Date/Time: 21 April 2021, 15:00 - 16:30

    Venue: Online

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Shakespeare Martineau: Future Lawyers Q&A

    As the deadline on 2021 applications looms, this session is a fantastic opportunity to get advice on constructing successful applications and deepen your knowledge of the firm.

    Date/Time: 04 May 2021, 11:00-12:00

    Venue: Online

  • First: Next Level Networking

    Tools, techniques and takeaways to connect with senior leaders and decision makers in your digital business community.

    Date/Time: 22 April 2021, 14:00-16:00

    Venue: Online

  • Barclays Eagle Lab: Investments - Passive vs Active

    Getting investment is exciting but have you considered the type of investment you need?

    Date/Time: 25 May 2021, 08:30-09:00

    Venue: Online

  • Barclays Eagle Lab: The Pitch

    Once you have your pitch deck, you need to learn to present. Let's talk the do's and don'ts of pitching.

    Date/Time: 20 April 2021, 08:30-09:00

    Venue: Online

  • Intellectual Property: Your Rights and How to Protect Them - the Basics

    A very useful outline of basic IP rights/actions, IP in the BPC (in particular the NE) The Patents Court, IPEC, and IPEC Small Claims

    Date/Time: 19 April 2021, 17:15-19:15

    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

  • National Student Pride 2021

    The UK's biggest LGBTQ+ Careers Fair are thrilled to be able to host their event as a week-long festival

    Date/Time: 19 – 24 April 2021, various times

    Venue: online

  • 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

  • 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

  • Aspire

    This event is for black heritage students to develop the skills for success and connect with top employers.

    Date/Time: 23 April 2021, time TBC

    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

  • 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

  • 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