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The STEM Fair 2017

The Main Event

University of Leeds STEM Fair 2017

Date: 23 October 2017
Venue: The Edge, University of Leeds
Time: The fair is open to students from 10am to 3pm; exhibitors can start to set up from 8am
Cost: Prices vary depending on needs, please enquire for further details 

The STEM Fair is open to all types of organisations, from large multi-national and internationals to local organisations. All organisations must have opportunities for students from the Faculties of Engineering, Maths and Physical Sciences, Biological Sciences and Earth and Environment.

What’s in it for you?

Networking
The 2016 Engineering Careers Fairs attracted over 1,200 students alone and for the combined STEM fair, we expect over 2,000. This event will provide a fantastic opportunity for employers to have face to face interactions with students from the Faculties of Engineering, Maths and Physical Sciences, Biological Sciences and Earth and Environment.

Employers will have the chance to network and talk to students interested in Placement Years, Summer Internships and Graduate Positions. 

Promotion
The Fairs are heavily advertised through:

  • Targeted emails to students
  • A4 posters around campus
  • An advertising banner outside the Students Union (Daily footfall of over 12,000)
  • Word of mouth through the Careers Centre staff and colleagues within faculties
  • Adverts on the student portal of the University
  • Adverts on the graduate portal targeting 2017 graduates
  • Posts on the University of Leeds social media platforms

On the day
Employers attending the event will receive:

  • Lunch and refreshments for 3 reps (additional reps can be added at further cost)
  • Refreshments throughout the day
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Table,  2 chairs and tablecloth (further chairs available at no extra cost)
  • Spaces with Power are available at further cost and will be allocated on a first come, first served basis
  • Help from our staff and student assistants on the day
Enquiries
If you are interested in attending or finding out more about the STEM Fair please contact us on 0113 3435037 or email recruitmentfairs@leeds.ac.uk