On 13 July at 5:00pm, Discover Economics are hosting Discover Economics Careers.
This event will showcase the exciting and varied opportunities open to economics graduates. It is open to GCSE and A-level students in the UK.
The event will allow students to:
- Learn about the array of careers available to those with an economics degree
- Have the chance to ask questions of economists working in exciting jobs
- Listen to advice on how to apply for an economics degree
- Get an insight into what it’s like to study economics at university.
The agenda for the event is as follows:
- 17:00 – 17:05 Introduction to the event and to Discover Economics from the chair
- 17:05 – 17:10 Introduction to Economics – what the discipline is and what economists do
- 17:10 – 17:35 Careers fair 1: 4 breakout rooms with mini-panel events exploring two different career.
- 17:35 – 17:45 Break
- 17:45 – 18:10 Careers fair 2: 4 breakout rooms with mini-panel events exploring two different careers.
- 18:10 – 18:20 How to apply to university – a talk on how to apply for university
- 18:20 – 18:40 Student experience – three students discussing their experience at university and answering pre-submitted questions
- 18:40 – 18:45 Close
To book a place follow this link.