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Events for 01 March 2017 - 31 March 2017

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In Leeds - Meet the city's graduate recruiters and business leaders over pizza and Prosecco/soft drink

Date: 01 March 2017
Time: 08:30

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A unique opportunity for 25 University of Leeds students to participate in the first ‘In Leeds’ Day to meet and network with City and Business Leaders. During the day, you will have the chance to contribute to the Leeds City region growth strategy plan to retain talent in the region and to get your name known to Leeds graduate recruiters.

 Benefits of taking part:

  • Stand out from your competitors and get noticed by the companies that you may want to work with in the future
  • Get your ideas and opinions listened to by city and business leaders
  • Have the chance to enhance your CV with details of how you contributed
  • Learn about roles that you may not have been aware of in Leeds
  • Network, quiz and interact with some of the biggest companies and their senior management team to gain an insight into their working life
  • All your meals included!!!


Visit the ‘Wow Factor’ offices of leading global employers: 


Teach First

Leeds City Council

Charlton Morris

Tetley Art Gallery

NHS Digital

Sagar Wright 

East Street Arts



 Opera North


Sky Betting



Brief outline of the day 

The day will kick off with breakfast at Opera North where you will meet with your team and receive a briefing by City and Business Leaders. You will also be presented with a team challenge, which you will complete with help from Mentors from the businesses. All students will meet for lunch at Sky Betting and the day will end at PwC where teams will give their five minute presentations based on the challenge followed by pizza and prosecco!! 


Register your interest now by clicking the 'Book now' button.

To take part please apply by writing no more than 500 words or by uploading a short 2 minute video on YouTube on why you want to apply for this opportunity and what you will bring to the day. If you want help with your application please contact Glenys Hastings


  • Please clearly state in your application your year of study and degree programme.
  • Send an email of no more than 500 words to Glenys Hastings -
  • If you are planning on applying via video please upload it to YouTube and keep it unlisted and simply send it to

If you need help uploading the video please see this guide from YouTube link: 

You are not going to be judged on your technical video skills but on your communication skills

Closing date for no more than 500 words email or video application, Friday 17 February 



Only available for University of Leeds students and recent graduates.
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What to do with a Social Sciences Degree

Date: 01 March 2017
Time: 10:00

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Unsure of your next steps after your degree? This one hour session covers what options are open to you after your degree and how to start thinking about what might suit you.

Only available for University of Leeds students and recent graduates.
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Date: 01 March 2017
Time: 12:30

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Interested in enterprise and/ or self employment? Then come along to this workshop. Please sign up for this event. Graduates can sign up by emailing to book a place.

Only available for University of Leeds students and recent graduates.
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Students into Schools Focus Group (volunteers only)

Date: 01 March 2017
Time: 13:00

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This focus group is for student volunteers participating in the Students into Schools scheme. This includes those volunteering with IntoUniversity.

If you are a module student or volunteering as part of an LUU society you will be invited to give feedback at another event.

We really value your feedback and would love to hear how you’ve found your placement so far this year.

The focus groups will be relaxed and informal, involving some snacks and a small group discussion about your experience. We also have four £20 Blackwell bookshop vouchers to give away to participants.


Your feedback will enable us to keep improving the programme for the future and so we appreciate your participation.


Only available for University of Leeds students and recent graduates.
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Asia has got talent! Inditex Asia is looking for retail talents!

Date: 06 March 2017
Time: 10:00

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Do you love Fashion? Are you dreaming of a Retail career in Asia?
Inditex is one of the world's largest fashion retailers 1 fashion group, 8 brands, 6.700+ stores in 88 markets in all 5 continents and growing!
Inditex is strongly expanding in Asia and we would love to get to know you.
We offer Retail opportunities: Store Management trainee programs and growth opportunities all over Asia.

Open to Asian passport holders only from any degree discipline.

Only available for University of Leeds students and recent graduates.
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