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What's on this term?

Each term we organise a range of events that give you the opportunity to meet employers and enhance your employability. Whatever course you're studying there's sure to be something for you.

How to book

  • find the event below that you're interested and click on it to find out more
  • to book the event click on the ‘Book Now’ button for the event you want to attend
  • follow the instructions on the login page
  • click on Book Event

If you are studying at one of our partner colleges please read our Statement of Service for Students & Recent Graduates for information on the support available to you.

Remember, you can follow Sunderland Futures on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, and all of our events can also be found on the ‘AboutUS’ calendar on MySunderland

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Spotlight on Smaller Companies | Wednesday 3 April, 1:30 - 3PM

Come to this event to find out about opportunities for students and graduates in smaller to medium-sized companies (less than 250 staff). Hear graduates speak about their experiences of working in smaller organisations. Find out what employers look for in students and graduates. This Spotlight On….. will consist of a panel of speakers, followed by the opportunity to ask questions. Refreshments will be provided.

Duration: 1 hour 30 mins
Location: TBC, City Campus

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Spotlight on Freelance and Enterprise | Wednesday 27 March, 1:30-3:30pm

Are you interested in working for yourself?  Come along to this event to hear from a number of graduates who have set up their own business or are involved in freelance work. 

You will hear a panel of speakers from sectors including sport, media, design and finance talk about their experience of running a business and/or freelancing, be able to ask questions and have the chance to chat informally over refreshments.

Duration: 2 hour
Location: City Campus

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Sunderland Futures Drop-Ins

These drop-in sessions are a quick way to find out about everything Sunderland Futures. From a quick CV check, to what to expect at interviews, from finding jobs and opportunities to deciding what to do after uni, our Sunderland Futures drop-in sessions can be used for anything career related, and you will be able to talk to one of our advisers for up to 20 minutes.

 If you have been finding it difficult to book one of our other appointments why not come along to one of these sessions? You might decide afterwards to book a further more in depth appointment or this may be all you need to answer your question.

 Check here for dates at St Peter's Campus 

Keep an eye on our social media channels to see when the next sessions will be.

PGCE PCET Drop-Ins | Across the term

This is for anyone who is interested in applying to the postgraduate PGCE PCET programme or who has already applied but wants to ask further questions or just want to learn more.

Duration: 2 hours
Location: Room 303, David Goldman building, St Peter's Campus

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SuPA and Mentoring Drop In Sessions

These drop-in sessions are available for all students who would like to find out more about the Sunderland Professional Award (SuPA) and the Professional Mentoring Scheme.


You can become more employable by getting recognised by your skills and experience you gain while at University with SuPA; or learning from a Mentor’s knowledge and experience about the sector you are interested in if you join the Mentoring Scheme.


Find out more about these excellent opportunities and how to get started by coming along and ask any questions you may have to our Futures Intern.

Check here for dates and times 

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