Careers and enterprise employer events

Employer fairs, industry Q&A panels, workshops, competitions and much more.

Events 2023/24

All careers and enterprise events and fairs are bookable via the platform, Handshake. We are offering a blend of face-to-face on campus and virtual careers and employer fairs and events.

Upcoming events and book your place

The Handshake platform is built by students for students. By setting up your profile you'll be able to:

  • access an extensive employer network and link in with companies
  • attend virtual and face-to-face employer events
  • access jobs and networking opportunities from employers attending events
  • book one-to-one 10min video chats with employers of your choice
  • receive messages and job offers direct from employers who you’ve met. 

Events and employer sessions on Handshake

Students and graduates can view and book on to careers events and employer sessions through Handshake.

View events on Handshake
TEFL employer at meet the employers event

Workshops and fairs

careers workshop

Essentials workshops

Book your place on a career how-to workshop.

boss lady brainstorming at workshop

Be Your Own Boss workshops

Book your place on our business start up course.

meet the employers fair Airbus representative talking to a student

Employers fairs and events

Careers and Enterprise team are excited to present a calendar of employers fairs and events for the upcoming academic year.

volunteering fair

Volunteering Fair

Speak to lots of organisations offering a variety of volunteering opportunities to get involved with.

Other key events throughout the year

Career development and social mobility

Innovation and enterprise

  • Enterprise Festival
  • Pitch-a-thon, Frenchay Campus
  • Dragon's Den, Frenchay Campus
  • Global Entrepreneurship Week

See the Innovation and enterprise calendar for further details.

Work experience, jobs and placements

  • Science Futures Fair, Frenchay Campus
  • Law Fair, Frenchay Campus

These are a selection of our events. You can view a full list on Handshake.

The UWE Bristol Careers and Enterprise team cannot accept responsibility for third party content or events hosted on third party platforms. If you wish to notify us of any issues, please email

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