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Events for MBS Undergraduate students

Events for MBS Undergraduate students

Employer drop ins

Throughout the year we host a number of employer drop ins for MBS students. Here we invite employers from various industries to help guide students as they consider their future careers. To keep up to date on these special events please check the upcoming events section on the home page and see below:

Events booked for 2016/17

Semester 2 - University wide events organised by the Careers Service





My Future Fest
Tuesday 7 February
10.00am - 4.00pm
Univeristy Place Drum
Meet Alumni:  Charities & International Development
Tuesday 7 February
5.00pm - 7.00pm
The Atrium
Study Abroad Returners Workshop
Wednesday 8 February
1.00pm - 2.30pm
Simon 2.39
Mock Assessment Centre
Tuesday 14 February
1.00pm - 3.00pm
Roscoe 2.3
Mock Assessment Centre
Wednesday 15 February
1.00pm - 3.00pm
University Place 6.207
Finding Internships & Summer Work Experience
Monday 20 February
12.00pm - 1.00pm
University Place 4.204
Making Applications Workshop
Tuesday 21 February
11.00am - 12.00pm
University Place 5.206
Meet Alumni:  Media & Marketing
Tuesday 21 February
5.00pm - 7.00pm
The Atrium
Getting Started in:  International Development
Wednesday 22 February
12.30pm - 3.30pm
University Place 1.219
Interview Need to Know Workshop
Tuesday 28 February
1.00pm - 2.00pm
University Place 6.207
Mock Interviews with Employers
Wednesday 1 March
10.00am - 4.00pm
Roscoe 1.009
Meet Alumni:  Culture Heritage & Events
Tuesday 7 March
5.00pm - 7.00pm
The Atrium
Behind the Black Door:  Marketing competition
Wednesday 8 March
1.00pm - 5.00pm
Alan Turning G205
Graduate Recruitment Fair
Wednesday 4 May
10.00am - 4.00pm
Armitage Centre

One to One careers appointments

AMBS and the University of Manchester Careers Service hold 15 minute careers guidance appointments in Room C11, AMBSE. These sessions give students the time to get tailored information, ask specific questions and get advice on their careers. Sessions can be booked via the reception desk in D20, AMBSE and can be done so 48 hours in advance.  For details on forthcoming sessions please check our upcoming events section on the home page.

Meet the Professionals Panel

During welcome week we host an ever popular Meet the Professionals Panel event which brings together AMBS graduates to share their experiences with current students. We invite graduates from a broad range of career paths and disciplines to suit the needs and interest of our students.

Application skills process

This is information available to focus on the application process and how to make yourself more employable.

Application process and employability

Internships and finding a summer placement

This is a session on how to apply for a summer placement including presentations from students who have recently completed a placement, followed by a mini careers fair with employers who offer internships/placements.

Finding internships and work experience

Researching employers

There are also presentations and workshops organised together with the Precinct Library on how to research employers.

The Careers Service hold many more sessions and events – find out more here.