BU Graduate & Placements Careers Fair
Online, week commencing 19th October 2020
The Fair will take place either Monday & Tuesday or Tuesday & Wednesday, to be confirmed shortly.
For the first time our showcase event will be held online, meaning you will be able to connect with a wider range of students to raise awareness of your vacancies and organisation, whilst saving costs on travel and accommodation.
- This event is open to all BU Students and recent Graduates (up to three years after graduating).
- For: placements, graduate opportunities, virtual (remote working) internships and alternative options.
- It is open to all sectors, and SMEs or national/international organisations.
- 70 organisations and 2,000+ students attended for three consecutive years,
but by being held virtually in 2020 this number could be increased significantly.
- Information to give live two weeks before the event, and 4-week period afterwards.
- Full course information: Postgraduate & Undergraduate
This showcase event is a wonderful opportunity to fulfil your recruitment needs or raise your profile with our c17,000 strong student population, alumni community, staff, partners, and wider ‘friends of BU’ network.
Even if you are not recruiting at this time, you can use the event to keep students informed and part of your 'graduate/placement pipeline'.
Recent exhibitors have included:
BMW, Lenovo, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, HMRC, Intel, RateMyPlacement, NHS, Take-Two Interactive Software Europe, WPP, and Xerox.
Your Career Week, 19-23 October 2020:
This 'Graduate & Placements Careers Fair' will be one event in a week of careers sessions.
For reference you can view the 2019 guide here.
In 2020 all sessions will be held online; fairs, webinars, industry panels/Q&As, and video presentations.
If you would like to be involved in any of this activity please let us know.
For further information or to register your interest please contact:
Robert Coldwell & Sara Orford
BU Graduate & Student Employer Liaison Team
Recruit@bournemouth.ac.uk 01202 961 661