Penryn Campus Career Fairs

If you are an employer wishing to exhibit at a future careers fair, please visit our Employment Services pages HERE

We deliver a range of careers fairs which are designed to provide you with access to a range of employers offering part-time work, internships and graduate opportunities. These companies are keen to recruit Exeter students making them a fantastic opportunity for you to access potential future employers.

Thursday 9th May 2019
11:00 to 14:00
The Forum, Streatham Campus

We are putting on transport for Cornwall students who wish to attend the Summer Recruitment Fair, based on the Streatham campus.

Coach Timings:

Depart Penryn Campus Bus Stops: 09:15 Arrive Streatham Campus: 11:30

Depart Streatham Campus: 14:00 Arrive Penryn campus: 16:30

Please be punctual as the coaches will be leaving at the times listed and will not wait for any latecomers.

Book your place - https://mycareerzone.exeter.ac.uk/students/events/detail/618033 Please note this service is first come, first served. We reserve the right to cancel the transport 72hours before the event should not enough bookings been made. Please ensure that you have your University ID card (UniCard) with you

About:Our final recruitment fair of the academic year where exhibitors promote casual, part time and summer work, internships, placements, graduate roles and postgraduate courses, all keen to recruit you. Full details of exhibitors can be found at http://www.exeter.ac.uk/summerfair/

Open to: All current University of Exeter students of any year group and disciplines. Graduates are also welcome.

 

Tuesday 15 October 2019
11:30 to 15:30
The Great Hall and Sanctuary, Streatham Campus

We are putting on transport for Cornwall students who wish to attend the Careers and Placement Fair, based on the Streatham campus.

Coach Timings:

Depart Penryn Campus Bus Stops: 09:00 Arrive Streatham Campus: 11:00

Depart Streatham Campus: 16:00 Arrive Penryn campus: 18:00

Please be punctual as the coaches will be leaving at the times listed and will not wait for any latecomers.

Book your place - first come, first served (Details to be released)

Please ensure that you have your University ID card (UniCard) with you

About: The largest of Exeter University's careers fairs, this event attracts over 80 exhibitors representing a wide range of sectors, including those ranked in The Times Top 100 Graduate Recruiters. It provides a unique opportunity to discuss placements, internships, graduate positions and postgraduate courses. Full details about the event and a list of those organisations attending will be listed nearer the time: http://www.exeter.ac.uk/careers/events/careersfairs/candpfair/

Open to: All current University of Exeter students of any year group and disciplines. Graduates are also welcome.

 

Wednesday 16th October 2019
12:00 to 15:00
The Sports Centre, Penryn Campus

Open to ALL students

This new fair is open to ALL sectors including Teaching, Finance, Mining, Media, Biosciences, Business and General Science Graduate recruiters. We are expecting at least forty employers to exhibit at this event which will make it the largest career fair on the campus!

Come along to find out where your degree could take you....

Previous 2019 companies include: Association of British Mining Equipment Companies, British Army, Aspire Teaching Trust, British Red Cross, Career Zone, Children's Hospice South West, Communities for Renewables CIC, Cornwall SCITT, Dynamic Ground Solutions, Enterprise Rent-A Car, Ethical Power Ltd, FDM Group, Frontline, Fugro GeoServices, Gradsouthwest, The Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining, J Murphy & Sons Ltd, J.P Morgan, Keller Ltd, Nalders Solicitors, News Associates, Nijhuis UK and Ireland, Nomenca, Operation Wallacea, Phoenix Health Care Services Ltd, PKF Francis Clark, Reed Education, Regen, RNLI, SCS Railways (Skanska Costain Strabag JV), South West Centre of Excellence in Satellite Applications, Stephens Scown LLP, University of Exeter Student Startups, Tarmac, Teach First, the Midland Institute of Mining Engineers (MIMinE), Trolex Ltd, Unlocking Potential, University of Exeter - Professional Pathways programmes

 

Tuesday 5 November 2019
11:30 to 15:00
The Great Hall and Sanctuary, Streatham Campus

Open to: All current University of Exeter students of any year group and disciplines but will be most suited to those studying in our College of Engineering, Mathematics & Physical Sciences, College of Life and Environmental Sciences and College of Medicine and Health.  Graduates are also welcome

We are providing coach travel for Cornwall Campus students who wish to attend the STEM Careers Fair based on Streatham campus.

Coach Timings:

Departure from Penryn Campus: 09:00 Arrive Streatham Campus: 11:00

Depart Streatham Campus: 15:00 Arrive back at Penryn Campus: 17:00

Please be punctual, the coach will be leaving at the times listed and will not be able to wait for latecomers.

Book your place online - first come, first served - details to follow

Please ensure that you have your University ID card (UniCard) with you

About: Hosting some of the UK's largest graduate employers in science, technology, engineering, maths and medical sciences related industries, this is a fantastic chance to network and explore a career with sector-leading companies. Full details about the event and a list of those organisations attending will be listed closer to the time.

http://www.exeter.ac.uk/careers/events/careersfairs/stemcareersfair/

Wednesday 20 November 2019
13:00 to 16:00
The Great Hall and Sanctuary, Streatham Campus

We are providing coach travel for Cornwall Campus students who wish to attend the Law Careers Fair based on Streatham campus. 

Coach Timings:

Depart from Penryn campus bus Stop: 10:30 Arrive Streatham Campus: 12:30

Depart Streatham Campus: 16:00 Arrive back to Penryn campus: 18:30

Please be punctual, the coaches will be leaving at the times listed and will be unable to wait for latecomers.

Please ensure that you have your University ID card (UniCard) with you

About: Meet and network with over 80 exhibitors from the legal profession. Firms attend seeking to recruit trainee solicitors and students to their vacation schemes and are joined by postgraduate course providers institutions and barristers’ chambers. Full details about the event and a list of those organisations attending will be listed nearer the time: http://www.exeter.ac.uk/careers/events/careersfairs/lawfair/

Open to: All current University of Exeter students of any year group and disciplines considering pursuing a legal career but particularly relevant to second years and those seeking positions on legal vacation schemes. Graduates are also welcome.

 

Wednesday 6th November 2019
11-2pm
The Compass, Penryn Campus

This event open to students studying at Falmouth University and University of Exeter.

If you don't know where to start or looking for inspiration, the Study/Work Abroad Fair will guide you to where you can go for a semester!

This fair is an opportunity to meet other students and hear their experiences of working/studying abroad.

 


Wednesday 22nd January 2020

11-2pm The Compass

Come along to uncover extra ways you can get involved with your University experience - ranging from committee positions, workshops to supporting changes to your course.

There are lots of ways to gain experience whilst your studying at University - and become more engaged with the student and campus community.

Employers are always wanting students with soft skills (communication, leadership and teamwork) so get out of your comfort zone and learn some skills!

Wednesday 12th Feb 2020
12:00-15:00 Sports Centre, Penryn Campus

Open to ALL Students

The Cornwall campus prides itself on sustainability and giving back to the Community - the Volunteering Fair (organised in conjunction with FXU) will give you a huge range of potential positions to really make a difference to the local area but also your CV!

This fair offers volunteering, internships, placements and graduate opportunities within the third sector and all aspects of the public sector. So many students already support, volunteer and intern at a wide range of charities, NGO’s and public sector bodies whilst studying, as well as engaging in the local community. This is a great event to talk to organisations, build your network and find opportunities to develop your skill set to become a real asset to any organisation in these sectors.

Previous 2019 attendees: Love Falmouth volunteers, Cornwall Museums Partnership, Falmouth Marine Conservation, East African Playgrounds, Camp Kernow, Mary's Meals at FXU, Penryn Memory Cafe, Cats Protection Cornwall Adoption Centre, FXU Coppafeel UBT, Royal Lifesaving Society UK, FXU Ghanaian Book Connection, Falmouth & Exeter Students' Union, Surfers Against Sewage, Royal Air Force, Wheal Martyn Clay Works, CCUSA, FXU RAD, Cancer Research UK, ROYAL NAVY & ROYAL MARINES, Royal Cornwall Museum, Connecting Lives, Fowey Festival of Arts and Literature, Frontier, Civil Service Fast Stream, iSightCornwall, Falmouth Age Concern, CLIC Sargent, YHA (England and Wales), EuroPeers UK, University of Exeter Student Ambassador Scheme, Devon and Cornwall Police, Tate St Ives, Penryn Primary Academy - Aspire Academy Trust, National Trust, The Poly, BSA - British Science Association, Generation Wild, Penryn Produce, CSW Group (South West Peninsula STEM Ambassador Hub), RNLI, CLIC Sargent, Samaritans of Cornwall at Truro, FXU Flicka Volunteering Project, National Animal Welfare Trust - Cornwall, Cornwall Film Festival, MAKE AMENDS Empowering People to Make Things Right, Girlguiding Cornwall

This fair is organised in conjunction with FXU (Falmouth and Exeter Student Union).

 

 

Wednesday 5th February 11-2pm The Compass

The Spring Jobs fair offers an opportunity to promote casual, part time or internships/placements - this will be open to all students and include local and national companies across all sectors.

2019 exhibitor list: BF Adventure, Tempest Photography, St Michael's Resort, Akwaaba Volunteers, Kresen Kernow, Serve Cornwall, St Austell Brewery, British Red Cross, PFA Research

Contact

To find out more about fairs on our Cornwall campus, please contact: es-penryn@exeter.ac.uk