Kent Open Day at Dechert – Fri 18th Jan

Kent Law School has arranged a Kent-only Open Day at global law firm Dechert on 18th January.   The Open Day will include an insight into the firm and what they do, including their training contracts; a skills session; and, networking with trainees, partners, graduate recruitment team.  This is an ordinary open day but exclusively available to students from Kent (and that includes non-law students too).


  • Open to:
    • KLS students in stage 2, 3 or on a postgraduate degree
    • any final year student on any other degree/PG degree at the University of Kent
  • Must not be a qualified lawyer (in any jurisdiction)
  • Must be on track for a 2.1 degree and have AAB grades at A level (or equivalent).  Real mitigation for slightly lower grades will be taken into account.  If you wish this to be considered please supply information with your application.
  • Genuine interest in the type of work that Dechert does.  Some of their main areas are corporate securities, investment funds, litigation, white-collar crime.
  • You must be commercially astute.
  • International students may apply.

Your travel costs, up to £75, will be reimbursed by Dechert (please note, transport will not be organised for you – you find your own way there and claim your costs after the visit).  Lunch will be provided.

How to apply:

If you wish to be considered for a place on this Open Day provide the following information:

  1. CV – it must include each module that you have studied and the grades achieved.
  2. Details of any access or dietary requirements
  3. In no more than 400 words explain why you wish to attend the Dechert Open Day

Email your application to Jayne on with “Dechert Open Day” in the subject bar.

Deadline to apply for non- Law students: 9am, Wednesday 12 December


The eligibility criteria will be strictly applied and the standard of applications should be the same as if you were applying directly to the firm.  Applications will not be considered until the deadline.  As such, incomplete or substandard applications will not be identified before the deadline and no second chances will be given.

HAYS ‘Recruitment as a Career Choice’ Open Day

  • Date: 15/11/2018 or 28/11/2018
  • Venue: 23 Lower Belgrave Street, London Victoria SW1W 0NT
  • Time: 09:30am

Starting your graduate job search but unsure what you want to do? Considered recruitment but not too sure what it’s all about? Come along to our Open Day to find out more.

Recruitment is an exciting role in a dynamic and fast-paced industry. As a recruiting expert you’ll match the right person to the right job to transform lives and businesses, making a real impact every day. Few people see recruitment as a career of choice and there are many misconceptions about the industry in general so Hays is holding an open day to find out if recruitment could be a good match for you.

In addition you’ll pick up some great tips to help get your graduate career off to a flying start, such as:

  • Developing a strong personal brand
  • Making a great first impression in your new job
  • The key thing you’ll need to unlearn if you want to succeed in business


Registrations are open now for our ‘Recruitment as a Career of Choice’ Open Day. Please contact the team to ask any questions and book your spot on 020 3465 0030 or email stating that you would like to attend the open day.

Open Day – HM Treasury

HM Treasury Open Day

We’re pleased to invite you to our Graduate Open Day on Monday 2 October. This event is an opportunity for students to learn more about the work of HM Treasury and what it’s like to work here as a graduate. They’ll be able to see our historic offices in Whitehall and meet our staff – both graduates and senior Treasury leaders. 

This event will be of particular interest to those who are finishing their course in 2018 and considering applying to our graduate programme this year, but we also welcome students who are interested in applying to HM Treasury in future years.

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CCCU – Routes into Teaching Open Day, Sat 14th October



Saturday 14 October 2017, 10am–2pm Augustine House, Canterbury Campus

Come to our Open Day and explore the different routes you can take to become a teacher.

During the event you can:

  • Speak to our expert tutors
  • Gain information on our range of courses
  • Learn about the application process
  • Hear talks on a range of subjects, including different routes into teaching, fees and bursaries.

To book a place at this Open Day, go to