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Spring Careers Fair 2020 - Graduate Jobs, Placements and Internships

The Main Event

Spring Careers Fair 2020 - Graduate Jobs, Placements and Internships - Thursday 30 April 2020

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: Thursday 30 April 2020
Venue: The Edge, University of Leeds
Time: 10:30 – 15:00. Exhibitor set up from 8am
Cost: Prices start from as little as £200 + VAT for SMEs

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 38,000 students and postgraduates
  • 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 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

What is the standard stand package on the day?

  • Stands are 2m wide x 2m deep or 3m wide x 2m deep. If you need a larger stand, please ask for details
  • Table, cloth and chairs are available
  • Lunch for 3 representatives (sit down hot buffet or picnic lunch options)
  • Liquid refreshments available throughout the day - don't forget your reusable bottle and coffee cup
  • Power is available on request and charged at cost £52.55 + VAT per 3kw supply
  • 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 Kathryn on 0113 3435037 or email