Future Fortnight 2022

Monday 13 June - Friday 24 June 2022

Future Fortnight is two weeks of career workshops and events happening between Monday, 13 June and Friday, 24 June 2022. By attending, you will have the chance to meet employers, learn about Manchester Graduate Talent, boost your skills and get tips on job hunting and applications.

The Future Fortnight events are aimed at final year students of all degree levels who are graduating in 2022, but all students and recent graduates are welcome to come along. Future Fortnight is designed to help support you as you plan your transition from university to the working world or further study. There will be a mix of online and in person events, so whether you are still in Manchester or you have already moved away, you can still access the programme.

Future Fortnight has a wide range of events over the two weeks, plus the Grad Fair on Tuesday 14 June. Click on the events below to see more information about each one and to register on CareerConnect. You can attend as many of the events as you want during the two weeks.

Programme of Events:

Week One

Monday, 13 June

11.00-12.00 Virtual Surviving and Thriving in Your Graduate Job

Monday, 13 June

13.00-14.00 In person Prepare for the Fair

Tuesday, 14 June

11.00-16.00 In person The Grad Fair

Tuesday 14 June

16:00-17:30 Virtual Building Self-Awareness: Exploring your Personality Type and Learning Style

Wednesday, 15 June

14.00-15.00 Virtual Career Planning with a Disability or Health Concern

Thursday, 16 June

11.00-12.00 In person Thinking About a Master’s? Everything you Need to Know

Thursday, 16 June

14.00-15.00 Virtual Skills Employers Want (and How to Get Them)

Friday, 17 June

13.00-14.00 Virtual PhDs – Finding and Applying for Them

Week Two

Monday, 20 June

11.00-12.00 Virtual Where Are All the Grad Jobs? Fact vs Fiction

Monday, 20 June

14.00-15.30 In person Creative and Cultural Manchester: Meet the Professionals

Tuesday, 21 June

10.00-11.00 Virtual Finding Work in Manchester

Tuesday, 21 June

14.00-15.00 Virtual Finding Hidden Jobs and Making Speculative Applications

Wednesday, 22 June

10.00-11.00 Virtual Tech Careers for Non-Tech Grads

Wednesday, 22 June

14.00-15.00 Virtual Tech Careers for STEM Grads

Thursday, 23 June

12.30-13.30 Virtual Manchester Graduate Talent: Where can MGT take you?

Friday, 24 June

12.00-13.00 Virtual Can’t Decide on a Career? Maybe You Don’t Have to …