Careers fairs

Careers fairs give you the chance to meet around 30 employers from a certain industry all looking to recruit LSE students and graduates.

We hold numerous sector-specific careers fairs throughout the year both on campus and overseas and advertise a number of others.  

Most events take place in the evenings after timetabled teaching has been completed. Fairs are sometimes held over two evenings and will have different employers attending on each night so make sure to book for both.  

You must book to attend in advance; our fairs are only open to LSE students and recent graduates (up to five years).

Forthcoming fairs

IDEP: LSE International Development Volunteering Fair 2018

Starts: 30 Jan 2018 5:00 PM
Finishes: 30 Jan 2018 7:00 PM
Venue: LSE LIFE, Lionel Robens Building, LSE
Meet over 20 organisations and charities who are offering many UK-based and international volunteering opportunities in the field of international development.

Technology Careers in Finance and Consulting

Starts: 30 Jan 2018 6:00 PM
Finishes: 30 Jan 2018 8:00 PM
Venue: Bean Counter, Basement, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, WC2A 3PH
Remaining places: 0
Ever wondered what a career in technology might look like?

This LSE Careers event offers you the opportunity to meet with a wide variety of employers who have technology opportunities, within Finance or Consulting, that don't require a background in technology.

Access to Employment 2018

Starts: 21 Feb 2018 12:00 PM
Finishes: 21 Feb 2018 8:00 PM
Venue: External venue (delegates to be told on confirmation)
Access to Employment is an annual event aimed at bringing together disabled students from the LSE and Imperial College London with graduate and diversity recruiters from a range of industries.

SWAT Chartered Accountancy Graduate Careers Fair

Starts: 28 Feb 2018 12:00 PM
Finishes: 28 Feb 2018 4:00 PM
Venue: TBC
Bigger is not always better. In fact, training in a small-to-medium size accountancy firm can offer many opportunities and advantages, over-and-above training in a much larger firm.

LSE Careers European Internships Fair 2018

Starts: 23 Mar 2018 9:00 AM
Finishes: 23 Mar 2018 1:00 PM
Venue: Sofitel Brussels, Place Jourdan 1, 1040 Bruxelles, Belgium
This annual careers fair in Brussels is for students interested in opportunities with multi-national and local organisations.

Brussels LSE alumni panel event

Starts: 23 Mar 2018 2:00 PM
Finishes: 23 Mar 2018 4:00 PM
Venue: Committee of the Regions​, Jacques Delors, Belliardstraat 99-101, 1040 Brussel, Belgium
Remaining places: 53
Following our annual European Internships Fair we hold an alumni panel event in conjunction with our Brussels LSE alumni at the Committee of the Regions.

Search all our events on CareerHub

How to prepare

We publish a brochure for each fair with detailed information on each employer including their recruitment site, number of opportunities available, deadlines and whether or not they are able to sponsor visas. Make sure to review these brochures on LSE CareerHub before attending.

Watch this seminar recording by a careers consultant for advice on how to prepare and approach careers fairs, what to expect and how to ensure you make the most of the unique opportunities they provide.

How to dress

Employers expect to see students and won't expect you to be dressed for the office but you could be meeting potential employers, so do consider your appearance. We normally recommend smart-casual.

For the Law, Banking and Financial Services, Internship and Consultancy fairs we would encourage students to dress appropriately for those sectors. This doesn't mean you should purchase a new suit, but it should look as if you have made an effort to appear smart!

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Contact us

Telephone

Careers enquiries 020 7955 7135

Employer enquiries 020 7107 5293

Volunteer Centre 020 3486 2952

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Email

Careers enquiries careers@lse.ac.uk

Employer enquiries careers.employers@lse.ac.uk

Volunteer Centre volunteer@lse.ac.uk

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