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Global Placements: Employer Speed Meet (Autumn 2024)


This information is for employers - students can book via King's CareerConnect

To request a space, click on the red button to be taken to our booking form on King's CareerConnect. You will need to register with us if you do not already have an organisation account.

Engage directly with King's growing population of undergraduate students with a year in industry or professional placement.

Our Global Placements: Employer Speed Meet is open to organisations with dedicated placement provision, or keen to explore creating a bespoke opportunity for King's students.

  • Play a significant role in future generations’ career learning & development
  • Introduce a fresh and creative perspective to your team or organisation
  • Attract and retain early global talent before students enter the graduate market
  • Build your organisational reputation among our diverse student body
  • Develop a strong recruitment pipeline from a leading Russell Group university

It's an opportunity to showcase your organisation, workplace culture and the recruitment process with engaged students seeking opportunities in 2024-25 from the following programmes:

King's Business School
Faculty of Natural, Mathematical & Engineering Sciences

This event is targeted at students across all phases of their career journey who have already opted for a four-year programme with year in industry, or who are actively considering the switch from their three-year course to the four-year equivalent.


  • Standard package: FREE to engage for organisations with industry placements

Completion of a booking request does not guarantee attendance - please review our Disclaimer. Cancellation and non-attendances charge of £100 + VAT applies. Please see our Terms & Conditions

Why Engage with King's

  • 16 broad undergraduate programmes with industry placement years, all coordinated by our central Employer Engagement function.
  • 2nd in the UK for Business and Management Studies (Complete University Guide, 2024).
  • 82.9% of UK-domiciled full-time undergraduate students drawn from state schools or colleges (HESA, 2021).
  • 63.8% of our students are female (HESA, 2022).
  • 38th ranked university in the World University Rankings (Times Higher, 2024).
  • 12th Globally for Most International University (Times Higher, 2024).
  • 24th Globally for University Impact (Times Higher, 2022).
  • 4th Nationally and top in the Russell Group for Contribution to Social Mobility (HEPI, 2023).

Sponsorship Packages

Enhance your profile through our sponsorship packages for our Global Placements Employer Speed Meets in 2024-25.

At this event

Karley Thompson

Faculty Placements Manager - Natural, Mathematical & Engineering Sciences

Senior Placement Officer - Natural, Mathematical & Engineering Sciences

Roger Etunyi

Global Placements Adviser - King's Business School

Michael Simpson

Global Placements Adviser - King's Business School

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