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Information for Employers

Durham University is one of the UK's leading research universities with world-class expertise in science, engineering and technology, business, social science, the arts and humanities. Durham graduates are some of the most sought after in the UK, offering a range of knowledge, skills and experience developed by excellent teaching, internationally rated research and superb student support services.

Our relationship with graduate recruiters is most important to us and a vital part of providing our students with the opportunities they desire. We are always happy to discuss ways for you to raise your profile with Durham students on campus, we pride ourselves in offering a bespoke service and always enjoy discussing new attraction activities. If you feel we can be of any assistance to you please do not hesitate to get in touch.



Browse below for opportunities to promote vacancies and engage with students, or contact us to discuss your requirements.

Sector Careers Week Events & Fairs

A calendar of sector-specific recruitment activity, including Careers Fairs, during our Michaelmas & Epiphany terms.
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Advertise Opportunities

Use our free vacancy advertising service to promote graduate jobs, work experience, & local or remote part-time jobs to students & graduates.
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Other Recruitment Events

Opportunities to meet and engage with Durham University students, both in person and virtually, outside of our targeted event schedule.
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Digital Advertising

Raise students' awareness of your employer brand, including opportunities and events, through our digital marketing packages.
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Part Time Student Employment

The Student Employment Service supports employers looking to hire students part-time alongside their studies or during the holidays.
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SME Information Hub

Head to our SME Information Hub for advice and resources for all aspects of recruitment. Learn how Durham University can support you.
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