Events

The Careers Centre organises a varied programme of skills workshops, networking events, employer and alumni presentations and careers fairs throughout the year.  Attending these events is a fantastic way to explore your career options, see what’s out there and develop your employability skills.

Please note that due to the current circumstances, our events will be running virtually until further notice.

View and book all events in CareerConnect

 

Careers Adviser Sessions

These workshops cover a wide range of areas to help you build the skills you need to kickstart your career.

Our Careers Adviser Sessions will help you to:

  • Start planning your career
  • Search for internships, work experience and jobs in the UK and abroad
  • Write an effective CV, covering letter or personal statement
  • Use social media sites, such as LinkedIn and Saint Connect, in your job search
  • Prepare for interviews and applications

Employer and organisation events

A wide variety of organisations and employers are keen to meet St Andrews students and graduates. Our dedicated Opportunities Team connect with employers and organisations across all sectors to bring employer led skills workshops, presentations, drop-ins and virtual events to St Andrews, so you can get a feel for what lies beyond the bubble.

Careers Fairs

The Careers Centre organises three fairs which take place each October:

  • Law Fair
  • Careers Fair
  • Science & Technology Careers Fair

Fairs are a great way of meeting face-to-face with recruiters offering internships, work experience opportunities, graduate vacancies or further study options.   Open to all years and all disciplines.

School and Society events

The Careers Centre partners with academic schools and student societies to deliver tailored events. These collaboration workshops, presentations and skills sessions can feature our careers team, employers and alumni. They are a great way to explore specific topics and network with like-minded people.