Information for employers
We offer on-campus events and activities for employers of all sizes, as well as new ways to engage with our students online.
Advertise your opportunities
Post your opportunities on our online jobs portal, which reaches over 30,000 students and recent graduates - free of charge.
We offer a range of in-person and virtual events to help you engage with our students. Our employer event service offers you the flexibility to create a tailored event that suits your recruitment needs. Events can be hosted on-campus or online via Zoom or your own platform.
The Careers Service, at the heart of the campus, is now available to book for drop-ins, networking, promotions and more
Morning or afternoon: £400 inc VAT / All day: £600 inc VAT
Email us if you would like to book an employer takeover
On-campus promotions are a great way to raise awareness of your brand and your recruitment opportunities to students.
On-campus promos start from £900 (inc VAT).
Email us if you would like to book an employer promo
Employer-led skills sessions
Equip students with the right skills to best prepare them for the recruitment process and the professional workplace. Support students to apply and compete within your sector and share insights into your selection processes. Feedback suggests that students respond well to employer-led sessions when the content is applicable across multiple sectors.
Focused on student development, skills sessions are free to run and open to all University of Bristol students.
Email us if you would like to discuss delivering a session
- £150: event listing and free targeted email to up to six courses of your choice.
Ideal if you want to externally host/moderate the session on your own platform or website.
- £250: virtual event fully hosted and facilitated by the Careers Service. Includes on the day support and moderation, as well as event listing, targeted email and follow up event data.
£350: in-person event on-campus
For employers wanting to book an in-person event either at the Careers Service or in a lecture theatre/room on campus.
Our in-person career fairs connect our engaged, proactive students with employers of all sizes from a diverse range of sectors. By popular demand, our employer brunches will be back at our fairs this year, providing an excellent opportunity to network with other employers and university colleagues. We look forward to seeing you there!
This popular two-day event will be taking place on Wednesday 11 and Thursday 12 October at Bristol Beacon, between 12 noon and 4 pm. Complimentary lunch and refreshments will be provided throughout and each stand includes power. For pricing and additional details, please refer to the booking form.
Online communication channels
This year, we have created some new ways for you to engage with our students online.
Feature in our newsletters
We have a space dedicated to employer activity and events in our fortnightly YourCareer newsletter that reaches over 33,000 students, as well as opportunities to feed into bespoke emails to key student groups
Contact email@example.com to discuss your options.
Send a target email
Target emails have proved to be an effective method to improve application numbers for vacancies and increase event sign-up. Target up to 6 departments or schools within a specific year group to get the right information to the right students. Prices range from £60 to £360 (incl VAT)
Write a guest blog
The Careers Service blog is made up of expert careers advice and student and graduate stories. It receives over 46,000 views a year and is one of the most visited areas of our website.
If you have a University of Bristol alumnus or recent graduate in your company, ask them to write a guest blog for us. It is an excellent opportunity for them to give insight into your sector, share top tips to their peers on getting into the industry and touch on their university experience and how it prepared them for life after Uni
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to find out how to write a blog with us.
Engage with us on socials
Instagram | Twitter | LinkedIn
Contact email@example.com to find out how to promote on our social media channels.
Other ways to engage
Endorse the Bristol PLUS Award
Develop a relationship and raise your profile with Bristol’s brightest students by endorsing the Bristol PLUS Award
You can find out more in our endorsing organisations guide.
Our community engagement opportunities support charities to collaborate with our students on volunteering and problem-solving work. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to find out how our students can help you.
SME Internship Scheme
Our SME Internship Scheme supports smaller organisations to provide valuable internships to our students.
What matters to our students?
Our students are engaged and proactive and care about making a positive difference in society. We’re exploring how we can work with you to share your approaches with our students.
Equality, diversity, and inclusion
Our students actively seek out diverse and inclusive organisations when researching the types of places they would like to work. If you are proud of your organisation’s work around diversity and inclusion, please contact us to talk about how we work together on events this term.
Over 500 students attended our Sustainable Careers Spotlights in Spring 22, proving that careers in sustainability are a key area of interest to our students. We look at ways to highlight and focus on organisations making a difference in these areas through our upcoming events. Please contact us if you would like to be included.
Are you an SME?
Our students want to meet employers of different sizes. We offer great discounts to smaller organisations and a dedicated team to offer advice on the best ways for you to engage.
Please get in touch: email@example.com.
Host an intern
We support start-ups and SMEs with funded internships under our SME Internship Scheme.
Enterprise and entrepreneurship
Potential mentors, sponsors and delivery partners - collaborate with us!
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss how you can get involved.