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Spring Careers Fair 2019 - Graduate Jobs, Placements and Internships

The Main Event

Spring Careers Fair 2019 - Graduate Jobs, Placements and Internships - Wednesday 8 May 2019

This event is a perfect opportunity for you to promote your graduate and internship opportunities to all our students and recent graduates from any degree discipline. You can expect to see in excess of 1,300 students from the University of Leeds.

Date: Wednesday 8 May 2019
Venue: The Edge, University of Leeds
Time: 11am – 3pm. Exhibitor set up from 8am
Cost: Prices start from as little as £310 + VAT for local companies and charities 

What type of businesses generally attend?

This event attracts all businesses including blue chip and global organisations, local SMEs and start ups, private sector, public sector, voluntary and third sector organisations.

How is the fair marketed to students?

  • Generic and targeted emails to 33,000 students and postgraduates
  • A4 posters advertising the event displayed in all departments
  • Extra large advertising banners displayed outside the Students Union which has a footfall of over 12,000 students / postgraduates per day and on the main entrance of the University
  • Screen savers on 1,600 computers around campus
  • Adverts on plasma screens in departments
  • Promotion via SES Employability staff within each faculty
  • Advert on the student and graduate portals
  • The Careers Centre, Leeds University Union and departmental social media channels reaching more than 8,000 ‘followers’ and ‘fans’
  • Promotion via the Leeds Careers Fair Plus App
  • Mail shot to national and local Universities
  • Targeted e-shots by discipline to our 13 regional Universities

What is the standard stand package on the day?

  • Space for a 3m wide by 2m high stand - if you need a larger stand, please ask for details
  • Table (6ft x 2ft), 2 chairs and tablecloth - further chairs available at no extra cost
  • Lunch for 3 representatives - additional reps can be added at further cost
  • Refreshments throughout the day 
  • Power is available within limited spaces at further cost and will be provided on a first come, first served basis
  • Free WiFi 
  • Help from our staff and student assistants on the day 

If you are interested in attending or finding out more about the Spring Fair please contact us on 0113 3435037 or email