CAREERS FAIRS

We work alongside academics and students to host a range of  events for employers to participate in. These events can increase organisation awareness among potential employees and help promote your vacancies and graduate schemes.

COVID-19 response for Semester One in 2021/22

To ensure the health and safety of all its stakeholders, the University will be starting the new academic year with teaching to be delivered through a mix of online and onsite elements for Semester One in 2021/22.  In line with this decision the Careers and Employability Service has decided to deliver all student engagement activities online in Semester One and will review Semester Two delivery in due course.  

Please note Semester One teaching takes place between 27 September and 17 December 2021 followed by Semester Two teaching between 24 January and 14 April 2022. The undergraduate academic year ends on 20 June 2022. View the full university calendar here.

CAREERS FAIRS

SEMESTER 1 EVENTS 2021/22

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Volunteering Fair, 13 October 2021
To mark the start of the academic year, we will be holding a Volunteering Fair, and welcome third sector organisations, including social enterprises, to attend and connect with our diverse student body.
Book here

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Property & Construction Online Careers Fair, 20 October 2021

Promote your placement, internship and graduate job opportunities to one of the most diverse and multicultural student bodies in the UK, bringing individual skills and talents to your business.
Expression of interest

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Inclusive Futures Virtual Careers Fair across 7 Universities, 3 November 2021

Building on the success of the premier 2019 event, we will draw on our experience to deliver a successful, innovative and virtual consortium with 6 universities - Kingston University, Greenwich University, London Met, University of Roehampton, University of West London (UoWL) and University of Hertfordshire; giving you the opportunity to access a wide pool of candidates from all subjects of study through a single event.

With over 73% of students from London boroughs, 58% from BAME backgrounds and 54% the first in their family to go to university, the University of Westminster has long held a strong commitment to diversity, and there are many ways the businesses can benefit from this and further diversify the workplace.
 
Attendance is free of charge.

Expression of interest

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THROUGHOUT THE YEAR

Throughout the academic year we organise workshops and activities that help our students develop professionally and support them with their applications.

If you are interested in finding out in what other ways you can engage with our students, please complete this form and a member of the Recruiter Engagement team will be in touch.

To promote your vacancies throughout the academic year book one of our Recruiter on Virtual campus sessions.

Disclaimer: We seek to offer our students the most appropriate range of organisations for each event and so reserve the right to decline a booking request.

Please note to use any of our services you must meet our Terms of Service (pdf).

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OUR PAST EVENTS

University of Westminster Volunteering Event
The University is open to a large, diverse and progressive student population, who are as eager to gain volunteering experience, as they are to make a difference!
7 Oct  2020Event ended

Property & Construction Online Careers Fair

Promote your placement, internship and graduate job opportunities to one of the most diverse and multicultural student bodies in the UK, bringing individual skills and talents to your business.
21 Oct 2020Event ended

Inclusive Futures Virtual Careers Fair across 6 London Universities

Building on the success of the premier 2019 event, we will draw on our experience to deliver a successful, innovative and virtual consortium with 5 universities - Kingston University (lead of the group), Greenwich University, London Met, University of West London (UoWL) and University of Hertfordshire; giving you the opportunity to access a wide pool of candidates from all subjects of study through a single event.
4 Nov 
2020
Event ended

Service Announcement: COVID-19

We operate a fully digital service to support our stakeholders.

The Careers and Employability Service has moved to a fully virtual provision for our students, alumni, employers and the wider community.

Please note that currently we won’t be able to take phone calls or organise on-campus activities.

To discuss your Westminster CareerHub registration, profile or vacancy adverts please contact the Careers Information Team:

E: careers@westminster.ac.uk

For further information on our extended employer services such as employer events, to discuss any new ideas or for professional advice on how to best support your recruitment campaign please contact the Recruiter Engagement Team:

E: employerliaison@westminster.ac.uk

Last update April 2021