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Recruiting Students

Recruitment Fairs & Employability Events

Recruitment fairs run throughout the year and are a great way for employers to meet students and graduates face to face. The Twitter hashtag for all the events is #UoSCareersFairs and @UoSCareers

Semester 1

2019/20 Careers Fairs and Events

Part Time & Volunteering Fair 
02 October 2019 
11.00am - 3.00pm
Built Environment Careers Fair23 October 2019
1.00pm - 3.00pm
Computing, Science & Engineering Careers Fair30 October 2019
1.00pm - 3.00pm
Business, Finance, Management & Law Careers Fair06 November 2019
1.00pm - 3.00pm

Semester 2

Built Environment Careers Fair05 February 2020
1.00pm - 3.00pm
Nursing, Midwifery, Allied Health & Health Science Careers Fair06 February 2020
12.00pm - 2.00pm
Acoustics, Audio & Video Engineering Careers Fair
19 February 2020
1.00pm - 3.00pm

Science, Engineering and Environment Careers Fair26 February 2020
1.00pm - 3.00pm

Employer Stand Cost:

Medium/large business (Organisations with 250 or more employees) £100 + VAT
SME (Organisations with less than 250 employees) £50 + VAT
Third sector/public sector/Armed forces No charge

Each booking is allocated the following:

  • A 3m x 2m stand space for your display stand/panels. We are unable to provide a panel on the day.      
  • Use of a table and two chairs.      
  • Brief information about your company and vacancies displayed in a handout for all students attending the event.      
  • A listing on the event website with vacancy information and a link to your website.      

Please find the Terms and Conditions in relation to booking a space at a Careers event. 

Please note: we cannot reserve or guarantee you a parking space. Parking at the University in term time is very limited, and where possible you are encouraged to car share or use public transport to get to the venue. Click here for information on travelling to the University.  

Please contact: with any questions.


You can sponsor a recruitment event to raise the profile of your organisation with University of Salford staff and students and with other organisations. 

Sponsorship Package £500 + VAT includes:  

  • Premier listing with company logo on event website with vacancy information;      
  • Company logo displayed prominently on the cover of the fair guide and marketing  material (posters, emails, screensavers);      
  • Prominent  stand position in the exhibition hall;      
  • Free room hire for 1 year to conduct interviews and/or deliver presentations;      
  • Targeted emails to students groups e.g. specific courses, degree disciplines.      

What other employers say