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Upcoming open days

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Colchester Campus
Saturday 21 June 2014 (booking now)
Southend Campus
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No open days are available for booking yet. You will be able to book your desired open day online three months before the date.


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Events

Our What's On Guide for this Spring term is now available. It features key employability events, activities and opportunities for all students from first years to postgraduate students. Many past graduates say they wish they had participated in more careers activities whilst at Essex. Invest some time now. It’s your future.

Booking

You need to book your place in advance for any of our events. Booking opens two weeks before each event, unless otherwise stated.

Upcoming events at our Colchester Campus

There are many opportunities to meet employers, hear people talk about their jobs, find out about internships, develop your CV, your social media profile and job-hunting skills. Here’s a sample:

  • International Careers Week (.pdf): 27 January - 31 January. Features a range of events which focuses on international jobs, skills and careers. Aimed at home, EU and international students
  • Insights Into Careers and Further Study: North Essex Teacher Training, Changing the Face of Publishing, Careers in Librarianship and Information, Postgraduate Study in the UK, Careers in the Art World
  • Internships and Vacation Opportunities: Challenge Network, Essex Interns - how to apply for paid local internships, Effective Applications for Frontrunners
  • Bloomberg Assessment Test: if you think you might be interested in finance, take the test and submit your results to over 2,000 finance-related employers in their talent search
  • Job hunting sessions on applications, assessment centres and job interviews, CV basics and LinkedIn labs. Graduate recruiters such as FDM, Teachfirst and Endsleigh will provide input to some of these sessions
  • Job hunting skills for mature students
  • Your Career, Your Move for PhD students. Book via Proficio.

Look out for any career sessions offered by your Department, Faculty or Student Society too.

Events at our Southend Campus

What's on this Spring term

National events