Events and Programmes
Virtual activities for 2020/2021
Our broad range of activities range from skills workshops to employer panels and careers fairs. Attending these events can help with all aspects of planning your future, from developing your employability to succeeding in graduate recruitment. Check back here for regular updates throughout the academic year.
You can register for events relevant to you via the links below.
To enjoy uninterrupted access to our digital platforms, please register for events using your Queen's email address.
Commencing 9 February 2021
- Leadership and Why It Matters
- Thinking About Myself as a Leader
- Working with Teams
Summer plans on hold? We are offering 15 students the opportunity to complete an Online Utrecht Summer School Course for free.
There are over 45 courses at Bachelor, Master, PhD and Post-Academic level to choose from including:
- Creative Writing
- European Politics
- Data Science
- Global Transformations
- Surgery & Obstetrics
- Chinese Language and Culture
- Intercultural Communication
This year's Careers in Law Insight Programme (CLIP) will be delivered online and we have 100 places on a first come first served basis.
Comprising of employer presentations and Q&A sessions this year’s programme offers second year, third year and all postgraduate students from the School of Law the opportunity to gain workplace insights and practical knowledge in relation to their chosen career.
Applicants must upload their CV when registering on MyFuture and attend all 6 CLIP sessions. The CLIP experience counts towards Degree Plus Combined Experience (Route B)
27 April 2021 2-3pm
Are you a student with autism?
We’re working with the charity Ambitious about Autism and Santander Universities UK to enable autistic students and graduates to access paid internships and tailored careers support and advice.
This information session will provide details on the programme, how to apply and the support available to you.
This online event will be held on Microsoft Teams.
Development Weeks 2021 24 May – 4 June 2021
Development Weeks is two weeks in the academic year providing all students with dedicated time and space to take part in extra-curricular activity and gain Degree Plus Accreditation. The theme for this year is Connections.
This year, Development Weeks are being held virtually, offering you even more flexibility and scope to get involved in events and to host your own.
The tagline for this year is Celebrate, Reflect, Introduce. We hope to inspire you to achieve those aims throughout the two weeks.
This has been an academic year like no other. We want to celebrate the ways we have stayed connected, reflect on what we have achieved and give you the platform to introduce the wider Queen’s community to your unique skill, interests or hobbies.Get involved in Development Weeks 2021
Find your dream career
You can book a one-to-one consultation with one of our Careers Consultants throughout the year. Whether you want help defining your career plan or tailoring your CV for an application, get in touch.
How far will you go?
You can book a 15 minute appointment with one of the Global Opportunities Team to hear about the study and work abroad opportunities and ask specific questions.
The drops ins take place every Tuesday & Thursday, 12-1pm, during term time.