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.

  • External Event: J.P. Morgan Insight Day with Employability

    This event will provide you with the opportunity to meet J.P. Morgan employees online from across the firm, and is essential for anyone wanting to pursue a career in Financial Services.

    Date/Time: 22 September 2021, 11.00 - 14.45

    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: RateMyPlacement Virtual Event Series: Inspirational Women in Financial Services

    Financial professionals will be instrumental in the recovery and rebuild post-pandemic.

    Date/Time: 15 September 2021, 09:00 - 17:00

    Venue: Online

  • External Event: North East Growth Hub: Marketing and Social Media online workshop

    Look at an overview of what marketing is an why it is important to market your business in the right way.

    Date/Time: 27 August 2021, 10:00 - 16:00

    Venue: Online

  • External Event: RateMyPlacement Virtual Event Series: Legal

    Thinking about a career in Law?

    Date/Time: 25 & 26 August 2021, times TBC

    Venue: Online

  • External Events: Women in Innovation Awards 2021/22 Briefing Event - 24 Aug

    Innovate UK’s Women in Innovation programme consists of funding competitions and events to encourage female-led innovation.

    Date/Time: 24 August 2021, 10:00 - 13:00

    Venue: online

  • External Event: Youth Entrepreneurs Scheme 2021 (YES21) Careers Fair

    Are you a postgraduate researcher or an early career academics, knowledge transfer and technicians who would be interested in finding out more?

    Date/Time: 13-17 September 2021, times TBC

    Venue: Online

  • External Event: Women in Innovation: Let’s talk about… what I wish I’d known

    Everyone’s entrepreneurial journey is unique and sometimes feels like a lonely experience.

    Date/Time: 11 August 2021, 13:00 - 14:00

    Venue: online

  • External Event: YES21

    YES is an innovative global competition developed to raise awareness of how ideas can be commercialised.

    Date/Time: 10 August 2021, 17:00-17:40

    Venue: Online

  • External Event: YES21

    YES is an innovative global competition developed to raise awareness of how ideas can be commercialised.

    Date/Time: 04 August 2021, 12:30-13:10

    Venue: Online

  • External Event: Sustainable Fashion Business Showcase: Innovate UK Global Expert Mission with India

    Join this event for an open-audience session showcasing companies in both countries leading in this sector.

    Date/Time: 03 August 2021, 09:30-12:15

    Venue: Online

  • External Event: IPSE & The Work Crowd: The Power of Networks

    IPSE has teamed up with The Work Crowd’s #FreelancerFriday to co-host a panel event discussing the power of freelance collaboration.

    Date/Time: 30 July 2021, 12:00-13:00

    Venue: Online

  • External Event: The changes to qualifying as a lawyer

    Learn more about the changes to qualifying as a solicitor

    Date/Time: 17 August 2021, 11:00-11:30

    Venue: Online

  • External Event: Marketing & social media

    TEDCO business start-up workshops are aimed at anyone with a business idea who wants to take the next step and move it forward. It will give you the skills and knowledge to run a successful business.

    Date/Time: 30 July 2021, 10:00 – 16:00

    Venue: Online

  • External Event: Could I work for myself? Your questions answered

    Are you thinking about starting a business in North Tyneside?

    Date/Time: 30 July 2021, 10:00 – 13:00

    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: CVs and cover letters, a complete ‘how-to’ guide

    This employability webinar is in collaboration with TARGETjobs.

    Date/Time: 05 August 2021, time TBC

    Venue: Online

  • 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: How to Secure a place on a Graduate Programme

    Thinking of applying to a graduate programme?

    Date/Time: 15 September 2021, 18:00-19:15

    Venue: Online

  • External Event: Frontline: A Career that Drives Social Change

    With the unprecedented impact of COVID-19, more of you than ever want to embark on a career that’s impactful.

    Date/Time: 24 August 2021, 18:00-19:15

    Venue: Online

  • 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: SRS Skills for Success Webinars: Learning agility in an age of disruption

    A new webinar series for students looking to make themselves more employable

    Date/Time: 06 August 2021, 10:00-10:45

    Venue: Online

  • External Event: SRS Skills for Success Webinars: Learning agility in an age of disruption

    A new webinar series for students looking to make themselves more employable

    Date/Time: 05 August 2021, 13:00-13:45

    Venue: Online

  • External Event: SRS Skills for Success Webinars: Being an authentic leader

    A new webinar series for students looking to make themselves more employable

    Date/Time: 29 July 2021, 13:00-13:45

    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

  • 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

  • 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