Autumn Careers Fair
Tuesday 14 October
Time: 11am – 3pm
Venue: City Hall, Cardiff

Information for Students

This fair is a great opportunity for you to:

  • Meet over 60 Student and Graduate Recruiters, Careers & Employability and GO Wales.
  • Talk face-to-face with recruiters – ask questions, gain information and advice that may not be available on their website.
  • Get ideas and information on what you can do with your degree.
  • Find out about the jobs, postgraduate study and time-out opportunities available to you.
  • Pick up information, hints and tips from our Careers Team.
  • Attend Talks that will help your with your career planning and job applications.

Information for Exhibitors

All Student and Graduate Recruiters are invited to attend this event.

  • This is a popular event with typical visitor attendance between 1500 – 1900.
  • This is a well regarded event amongst recruiters, with typical exhibitor attendance being approx 60.
  • The event is very cost effective; stands are just £349 +VAT.
  • Exhibitors receive a stand area (2×2 metres), table, table covering, 2 chairs, power and 1 parking space, complimentary lunch & refreshments for 2 people, an online web link and listing in the ‘Event Briefing Sheet’.
  • Exhibitors are invited to host additional Talks & Skills Sessions at the event at just £95 +VAT per session.

Why not sponsor the Fair and benefit from the additional exposure you’ll receive. Primary Sponsorship is £995 plus VAT and includes the exhibition fee,  a central stand space at the fair, your logo on all print & online advertising material, an advert on the fair webpage  a blog post, acknowledgement in the student email & text message, exposure across our social media accounts and your recruitment literature displayed in the Careers & Employability Centre. As well as a thank you message and link to your website on the fair webpage from now until 3 months after the event and a full report on fair attendance statistics along with evidence of all the advertising and PR you have received (available 1 month after the event). This is an excellent opportunity for your organisation to really stand out, in association with a great event, at a cost effective price.

Due to continued demand for sponsorship at our fairs, we are also offering you extra brand exposure to our students. We are providing a Premium Exhibitor Package which includes a prime location and your logo on our posters.
For just £195 + VAT this is additional to exhibition fee. Please notify us on your booking form if you would like to take advantage of this additional package.

What’s more, by attending this event you will …

  • Be targeting one of Britain’s major teaching and research universities; with an international reputation for the quality of its work, which attracts staff and students from around the world.
  • Work closely with the Careers & Employability’s Employer Liaison and Marketing Teams who will be able to offer advice and support with your recruitment activities at Cardiff University.

To book your place at the Autumn Careers Fair please complete the booking form. Alternatively, contact Helen Thomas, Employer Liaison Assistant:
Email: thomash34@cardiff.ac.uk
Tel: (029) 2087 4712.

A-Z of Exhibitors

Details to be added Sep 2014.

Programme of Events

Details to be added Sep 2014.

Last year’s Exhibitors and Programme of Events

The following exhibitors took part in the Autumn Careers Fair in October 2013 which was sponsored by Jaguar Land Rover

11.15am – Employment Regulations for International Students – Room C
11.15am – Work Experience: ‘Find out why experience works’ – Room B
11.30am – Careers in Broadcasting – Room A
12.00pm – Working for a Charity – Room B
12.30pm – Careers in Publishing – Room C
1.00pm – Bloomberg and Graduate Opportunities – Room A
1.30pm – Careers in Event Management –Room B
2.15pm – Teach First ‘Interview Skills’ – Room C