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Annual Careers Fair

Birkbeck’s annual Careers Fair is our flagship event of the year, connecting employers with our diversity of students and graduates seeking opportunities for career enhancement and progression.

This is a large-scale event that celebrates the uniquely driven and dedicated student body we have at Birkbeck.

It represents a brilliant chance for employers to raise their organisation’s profile at Birkbeck and showcase their opportunities to thousands of our motivated students.

The 2020 Careers Fair will take place on Saturday 3 October between 11.00am and 3.00pm at Senate House, Bloomsbury.

If you're an employer who is keen to get involved in our 2020 event, please .

Sponsorship opportunities

  • On 3 October 2020, thousands of ambitious and skilled Birkbeck students and graduates attend this fair in order to find their next big opportunity.
  • Our students’ commitment to study in the evening to reach their goals and excel in their careers - balancing work, study, family and life - translates to a unique and pivotal skill set that organisations seek.
  • The 2020 Careers Fair is an opportunity to raise your organisation’s profile at Birkbeck and showcase your graduate programmes, experienced hire roles, voluntary positions and all other opportunities to thousands of our exceptional students.
  • We have a range of sponsorship packages available to maximise your exposure, which can be tailored to provide a bespoke offering depending on your needs.
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  • Sponsorship package 1: £5,000
  • At the Careers Fair: 
    • Event stand for merchandise, information and discussion with students at your chosen position in the hall
    • Your logo on our sponsorship page of the event guide which will be distributed to the thousands of attending students
    • Pre-event feature email to all students and graduates listing you as a featured employer to raise your profile with our students
    • Branded content on a big screen in the main hall, shown throughout the day to all attendees
    • Complimentary seminar slot at the event to promote your work  
  • Beyond the Careers Fair:
    • Complimentary advertising on our Jobs Board, reaching an audience of over 250,000 students and alumni
    • Opportunity to run two workshops throughout the academic year to students on relevant topics of your choice
    • Free venue hire for one event at Birkbeck’s Bloomsbury Campus in the heart of central London.
  • Sponsorship package 2: £10,000
  • At the Careers Fair:
    • Large event stand for merchandise, information and discussion with students at your chosen position in the hall
    • Branding on all publicity materials for the fair including flyers and brochures and your own banners
    • Branding on the contents of our 2019/20 Student Guide provided to over 6,000 students
    • Branded content on a big screen in the main hall, shown throughout the day to all attendees
    • Pre- and post-event feature email to all students and graduates listing you as a featured employer to raise your profile with our students
    • Complimentary seminar slot at the event to promote your organisation 
  • Beyond the Careers Fair:
    • Complimentary advertising on our Jobs Board, reaching an audience of over 250,000 students and alumni 
    • Opportunity to run multiple workshops throughout the academic year to students on relevant topics of your choice
    • Free venue hire for two events at Birkbeck’s Bloomsbury Campus in the heart of central London
    • Dedicated staff flyering your promotional materials for one day
    • Invitations to Birkbeck's prestigious series of events throughout the year, including conferences, presentations and awards evenings