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Graduate Schemes & Internships Event

I was particularly impressed at the amount of information the students had researched beforehand, and how prepared they were with questions.

Sample Programme

Booking Form: Please submit a PDF booking form via Adobe. If you have problems with this form please use the RTF version. Please read our Booking Conditions carefully on page two of the form (bookings will be dealt with on a first-come, first-served basis).

Please see the Joining Instructions- PDF format / RTF format - for important information about the day.

Description: This event is intended for students to find out about graduate roles (these do not have to be formal 'graduate schemes') and internships in sectors such as FMCG, Food/Drink, Retail and the Public Sector. It also covers Advertising, Branding, HR, PR and Property (within all sectors) as well as other areas not covered by the sector events it is grouped with.

Open To: Organisations offering graduate level roles and/or internships, ('internship' is the top Keyword search term!) whether a 'big name' multinational corporation or a small 'niche' firm; those who fall outside traditional sector events such as law, consultancy, or banking and finance; those promoting non-technical roles within a technical firm.

See the sample programme which includes an example programme entry and event advertising/sponsorship options.

Stand: 'Pop-up' OR 'banner' stands to be positioned behind table and chairs on your 3mx2m pitch. If you wish to a bring a fixed structure please contact the events team in advance due to size/weight restrictions in the lift.

Representatives: Three representatives per pitch is the permitted maximum.

Extra Info: Wifi and electricity available. Lunch and refreshments provided throughout the event. The event takes place at the University Centre.

Please Note: It is the responsibility of organisations wishing to participate to advise us at the point of booking if they feel their firm is likely to attract student protest. Security will be provided by CU Security and the venue. Security staff provided by the organisation will not be permitted in the building.

We are unable to provide a written quotation, however please use the information on this webpage and our booking conditions to form a quotation if required.

2018 Attendance Stats: 1082 attended (up from 737 in 2017. The audience was almost 50/50 male to female. 165 were postgraduates; and of the 887 undergraduates, 51% were finalists and 33% penultimate years. Disciplines most heavily represented included: natural sciences, engineering, history, geography, maths, economics, classics, and HSPS.