SEO Summer Launch Pad 2015

SEO London we will be holding an exciting range of events this summer for students in all years.

Through the SEO Master Class series you can complete exclusive summer workshops and/or work experience with partner firms in the industry or industries you may be interested in interning/working in next year to determine where you best fit.

Most of the SEO Master Class events will take part in late August or September. The SEO Academy Training and Summer Schools will take place from late July to September.

Travel Costs:
Reasonable travel expenses will be reimbursed for students from outside London attending partner firm events

Applications for the Summer Launch Pad close on Sunday 19th July but places will be confirmed sooner for early applicants. After the 19th July students can still apply to SEO for any of our general industry programmes which include being fast tracked for partner firm intern and graduate schemes.

See for further details and to apply

Pilot Careers Live

Royal Armouries Museum

Armouries Drive – Leeds LS10 1LT

Saturday July 4th 2015

10am – 4:30pm

Pilot Careers Live is guaranteed to inform, inspire and advise students on what it takes to become an airline pilot

Find out all there is to know on how to take the first steps towards a professional pilot career:

  • Pilot Selection – what do airlines look for?
  • What qualifications do you need to start training?
  • When can you start?
  • What are the costs?
  • Career opportunities wit the Royal Air Force
  • Life as a Pilot – What can you expect?
  • Combining a university degree with pilot training…find out how
  • What are the job prospects?
  • What are the salaries?
  • Is funding available for training?

See for details and to book tickets

The Deloitte Careers Fair 2015

6th July, 2-6pm, London

Deciding on a profession to go into can be hard enough, let alone which part of the business you may want to join! That is why we would like to invite you along to The Deloitte Careers Fair, taking place in our London offices. If you are looking for a graduate vacancy to start this Autumn or thinking ahead to next year, this is the perfect event for you!

On the day you will have the opportunity to ‘visit’ stands from each of the areas of our business to find out what it is they actually do on a day-to-day basis. This will provide a great opportunity to get your questions answered directly from those in the know!

The event will also allow you to participate in a number of short skills seminars ranging from ‘how to complete a great application’ to ‘interview skills’.

Exhibiting areas of the business will include:

  • Audit
  • Tax
  • Audit Advisory
  • Consulting Technology
  • Student Recruitment
  • Deloitte St Albans
  • Deloitte Gatwick
  • Deloitte Reading
  • Deloitte Southampton
  • Diversity
  • Professional Education

In order to confirm you place at what will be an extremely popular event, you will need to register on our online system. To register for your place click here

Insight into Publishing

A free event where you can find out more about the career opportunities on offer in the UK’s most diverse book publishing group and number 1 eBook publisher.

Hachette UK is the UK’s most diversified trade publishing group. The group is made up of several publishing companies and imprints including Headline Publishing Group, Hodder & Stoughton, John Murray Press, Quercus Books, Orion Publishing Group, Octopus Publishing Group, Hachette Children’s Books, Little, Brown Book Group and Hodder Education. They work with authors such as Robert Galbraith, Alex Ferguson, Stephen King, Ian Rankin, Martina Cole, David Nicholls and Ella Woodward to name a few.

From 10am till 5.30 pm on 1st July,  students  will be able to meet key people already working for Hachette UK, find out more about the industry, and gain contacts for work experience placements and future roles.

Lunch and refreshments will be provided, and you will be reimbursed London travel expenses between zone 1 and 6 (equivalent to £17).

Visit and apply for a place

Deadline for applications is 14th June 2015.

Summer Graduate fair 2015

SGF2015-A3poster-webThe Summer Graduate fair! Don’t miss your chance to get noticed by some of the industries highflying companies.

Get a head-start, be inspired and find out what opportunities are out there. We’re exhibiting along with over 50 other employers, postgraduate and graduate course providers, employability advisers and recruiters. The Summer Graduate Fair takes place at Olympia London on Wednesday 10th June from 11am to 4pm.

Register for the 2015 Summer Graduate Fair

The Summer Graduate Fair is the perfect opportunity for you to show recruiters what you can offer. You can practice interview techniques and get the latest hints and tips from managers responsible for selecting candidates. Prove your potential to the recruiters that matter and open doors for your future career!

Free Admission to the Summer Graduate Fair! You can:

  • Talk to recruiters face to face by passing the online recruitment cull
  • Find out about jobs and roles not yet advertised
  • Get insights on attributes including the soft skills recruiters want
  • Leapfrog your way to the front of the recruitment queue

Free admission to this year’s headline seminar speakers:

  • Supergrad presents: Psychology of Success
  • Sophie Morgan, a successful 2014 graduate presents: Graduate Schemes
  • Milkround presents:  Develop your online profile for networking
  • London School of Clinical Research

All seminars and talks at the Summer Graduate Fair are free to attend and offer you insight into graduate careers, real life case studies and a wealth of shared experiences to give you the inside track to a brilliant career.

Book now at

Olympia, London

Wednesday 10th June

11am to 4pm

Careers with Languages Conference

Are you thinking about a career in languages? You might be interested in the Careers with Languages Conference coming up in April!

Careers with Languages_posterThe Language Centre at Loughborough University is hosting a special conference devoted to the employment and career opportunities for undergraduates who can offer Foreign Languages

Wednesday 29th April 2015


James France Building, Loughborough University

Register now on Eventbrite

Graduate Diploma in Law Course Open Afternoon

Wednesday 11 March 2015 from 2.00 pm to 4.00 pm

Did you know that if you have a degree in a subject other than Law, you can take a conversion course called the Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL)? Once you have passed that you will be able to go on to take the Legal Practice Course (if you want to become a solicitor) or the Bar Professional Training Course (if you want to become a barrister).

De Montfort University are holding an Open Afternoon for current De Montfort University (DMU) students who are interested in taking the GDL, either through full-time or part-time study, to enable you to find out more about the course offered, the careers provision and pro bono opportunities available.

The event will be held in the Hugh Aston Building and will start with registration in the main reception area from 2.00 pm – 2.15 p.m. Hugh Aston is No.18 on the Campus Map

The event will include a presentation at 2.15 pm about the GDL and Careers and Finance (including a Question and Answer session).   This will be followed by drinks and the opportunity to talk to members of staff who teach on the GDL who will be available to answer any individual questions you may have.

Please download an Open Day Acceptance Form. If you are intending to attend this Open Afternoon could you please complete and return this form to the main reception in the Hugh Aston Building by no later than Friday 6 March. If you would prefer to respond via e-mail, details of how to do that are included on the Acceptance Form.


Decathlon Recruitment Event for International Students

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23rd February 2015 6.30pm U005, Brockington Building

(Decathlon presentations – you will need to attend this event first)
24th February 9.00am JJ004, Anne Packer
(start of recruitment events – Table Tennis)

Decathlon the international sports designer, manufacturer and retailer is recruiting the following roles:

  • Store department manager(China)
  • Dialogue Leader(China)
  • Production leader/ Quality/ Supply / Development / Industrialisation
    ( China, Brazil, India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Russia, Vietnam, Cambodia)
  • Information System Engineer(China, Brazil, India, Russia, France)

Decathlon brings together two different activities, creating international sports products and brands and local on-line retail.

Decathlon controls the whole of the product development chain: from Research & Development to the sales floor, including design, production and logistics and support services, Finance, IT and HR.

Decathlon recruits for internship or full time jobs in production.

Decathlon welcome students from any discipline,
in particular Sports, Business/Economics, Engineering, Materials and IT

Book via Careers Online

Spring Graduate Recruitment and Placement Fair – 24th Feb


The Spring Graduate Recruitment and Placement Fair is just over a week away! The Careers and Employability Centre have organised this one day event to give you the unique opportunity to meet and network with over 80 national and international companies.

You can find out about:

• Internship Opportunities
• Graduate Vacancies
• Post-graduate study
• Placement Opportunities
• Paid Summer Work

Plus MUCH more….

The event is FREE and you don’t need to pre-register to attend. Doors are open at 11am and the event closes at 3pm

Many organisations attending recruit students from ALL study disciplines giving you great variety and choice of organisations to consider for the future.

There is an opportunity for you to have your CV checked on the day by our Careers Consultants so make sure you have plenty of copies with you.

If you need more reasons to attend……… we are pleased to welcome Mondalez (Cadbury’s) to the Fair who are bringing their chocolate fountain plus we have a shop selling sandwiches so you don’t need to miss out on lunch!

For tips of how to make the most of the event please visit our Graduate Recruitment and Placement Fair webpage