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Recruitment and Placements Fair

Our Recruitment and Placements Fair is a two-day event in October aimed at those looking to recruit penultimate and final year students for opportunities starting in Summer and Autumn 2021.

*COVID-19* Unfortunately this event has now been cancelled. We are currently working on some exciting plans for Autumn 2020 instead which we will share with you as soon as we are able. Please get in touch to register your interest.  

Day 1: 10:00* - 15:30 - Business, Finance and Law
Day 2: 10:00* - 15:30 - Engineering, Science and Technology

Location: St James' Park, Newcastle United Football Stadium

Cost to attend: from £595 +VAT

*early-access half hour, offering students with disabilities and mental health issues the opportunity to meet employers in a quieter, more relaxed atmosphere.

The Recruitment and Placements Fair is our flagship recruitment event, run over 2 days in October.  This event is suitable for organisations recruiting for graduate opportunities and 9-12 month placements with a 2021 start date.

In 2019, we attracted c3000 students and 170 exhibitors from all sectors over two days. The fair is open to students from all 5 regional universities and targets all degree disciplines. 

To maximise your brand on campus, see details of sponsorship opportunities or promote your attendance via social media and e-marketing.

For further information, Email: recruitmentandevents@ncl.ac.uk

NU Spring Recruitment Fair

Our Newcastle University Spring Recruitment Fair takes place in March/April each year. It's a great opportunity to market your student and graduate opportunities.

16 March 2020, 11:30* - 15:00 - Cancelled

Location: Students' Union Building

Our Spring Fair is aimed at organisations looking to recruit students and graduates for internships, placements and graduate opportunities, and attracts exhibitors from a range of sectors. The Fair is open to all degree disciplines and from all universities.

To maximise your brand on campus, see details of sponsorship opportunities or promote your attendance through social media and e-marketing.

For further information, contact Business Engagement, Email: recruitmentandevents@ncl.ac.uk

* 11:30 - 12:00 Accessibility half hour

Part-Time Jobs Fair

Our Part-Time Jobs & Volunteering Fair in October is a great opportunity to market your part-time and seasonal opportunities to current students. This year we are collaborating with NUSU Go Volunteer to also include Volunteering opportunities.

*Cancelled due to COVID-19*

The Venue, Newcastle University Students' Union

The Part-Time Jobs & Volunteering Fair, in collaboration with NUSU Go Volunteer, takes place on campus in October each year and is a great way to meet students looking for part-time work and voluntary opportunities around the North East.

In 2019:

  • over 1500 students attended over two days 
  • we had 100% employer satisfaction of pre-event support, on the day support and the booking process
  • 97% of employers said they would come to a similar event in the future

This fair is free to attend* for one day, subject to availability. All we ask is that you have immediate vacancies available at the time of the fair, and that you agree to stay for the duration of the event.

*There is a £150+VAT charge per day for recruitment agencies.