Virtual University Series: North England

2 Feb 2021, 4:30 p.m.

Back by popular demand, the Virtual University Series returns for the spring term to help you discover exciting new career paths with global graduate employers, and how you can wow them in your applications. We know how challenging this year has been for students and recent graduates and this series will allow you to gain the expert advice and connections you’ll need.

Find out what our past attendees had to say about the autumn term Virtual University Series:

"An amazing opportunity to meet employers during these difficult times" - Bright Network Member, Swansea University

"An event that really allowed me to gather some crucial tips and insights when carrying out applications." - Bright Network Member, Liverpool John Moores University

This spring term, don’t miss out on your chance to meet the recruiters who’ll be reading your future applications and learn top tips from graduates who have been in your shoes.

Employers joining us


Frequently asked questions

The event 

The event is open to all students and recent graduates who are studying at a university in the North East, North West and Yorkshire regions. The event will run for 1.5 hours from 4.30pm on Tuesday 2nd February.

The event agenda is as follows:

  • 4:30 - 5:00pm - Bright Network welcome and Meet the employers
  • 5:00 - 5:45pm - Q&A Panel with employers around ‘What makes a stand-out candidate’
  • 5:45 - 6:00pm - Wrap up

We will be joined by ICAEW, makepositive, PwC and Unlocked. You’ll gain exclusive insights into various career paths open for you to explore, as well as unique advice on how to wow employers in applications.

Who’s it for

If you’re still working out the best career path for you, or want expert support and guidance for your applications then this is the ideal event for you. This will not only spotlight great opportunities open to you but you'll also meet industry-leading employers and be able to further your career. 

If you’re studying at a university in the North East, North West and Yorkshire region - register now to reserve your spot. Please note - you should apply for the region in which your university is located. You can select your university in the application form, just click the orange Apply Now button to take you through to the form.

This event is completely free but following the success of Virtual University Series in the autumn term spaces will fill up quickly, so we recommend applying early to avoid missing out.


To apply, simply click on the orange button below and fill in the application form. We’ll then shortly send you a confirmation of your place and keep you up to date when our featured firms are announced.

We look forward to seeing you there!