The University of Aberdeen Careers Service offer a variety of opportunities for SMEs and start-ups to benefit from financial incentives, staff and student expertise, and tailored approaches to meet business and project needs. This session will EXPLORE these opportunities and how you might benefit from taking part, help you DEVELOP a strategy for engaging with our enthusiastic staff and students and ensure we CONNECT you with the right people within the University.
Our opportunities for SMEs include:
SME Internships that offer you up to £1500 incentive, Work-based Projects that offer salary-free students, placement students for short term work, Guest Lectures, Career Mentoring, Skills Sessions, and more!
The event will be held on the top floor of the Sir Duncan Rice Library at the University of Aberdeen and will include:
An introductory welcome from the Careers Service and Aberdeen City Council
An online welcome pack
Presentations from SMEs who have previously worked with us ( East Coast Oil & Gas (EC-OG) and Transition Extreme )
Break-out sessions to further explore areas of specific interest to you
Meeting students who have worked with organisations like yours and hear about their experiences
Time for networking
Great views and refreshments
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
Parking at the University of Aberdeen is free after 4pm. We recommend the car park next to the library (AB24 3AA) on Bedford Road.
Make your way to the library reception upon arrival, they will check you in and issue you with a visitor pass. Please then make your way to the 7th floor, turning left when exiting the lift.