Employers Fairs - information for employers

All UWE Bristol Careers and Enterprise events for 2021/2022 will be delivered on Handshake. Please note that term one from September to January will remain virtual.

Connect with UWE Bristol on Handshake

UWE Bristol Careers and Enterprise have transitioned all our employer-to-student engagement events to Handshake - a free, innovative platform for university recruiting, connecting employers and UWE Bristol students. 

Join Handshake

Once you have registered and completed your Handshake profile you can:

  • book our careers fairs including our annual Meet the Employers Fair
  • deliver your own bespoke events
  • advertise your current vacancies
  • target specific student groups and connect with students one-to-one
  • keep track of candidate engagement and monitor application progress.

How to get started on Handshake

Sign up to Handshake

Guidance on how to complete the sign-up process.

Creating a company profile

How to successfully build your brand on the platform.

Registering for a virtual fair

How to locate and register for a virtual event.

Other Handshake resources

If you would like to find out more about what Handshake offers, please view more Handshake guidance videos.

To book upcoming fairs

We will be hosting two separate Meet the Employers Fairs in term one on Wednesday 20 October and Wednesday 17 November 2021.

Registration for the Autumn fairs will open on Handshake on Monday 2 August 2021. Please only book for one fair.

Registrations will close on 27 August 2021 and your place will be confirmed no later than 31 August 2021.

Please email employers.fair@uwe.ac.uk if you have any further queries.