Future Skills Week
24 - 28 May 2021
UU provides the foundation
Future Skills Week, hosted by Ulster University, is a programme of skills boosting activities for our students and graduates and is delivered by a range of high-profile speakers and industry experts including; The Mind Tribe UK, Enterprise Causeway and the Big Motive.
These events will support students and graduates who are transitioning into the workplace at a time of transformational change across all sectors and job roles.
You build your future
Future Skills Week will offer something for all Ulster University students and graduates including access to information and advice as well as support for finding internship, placement and graduate opportunities.
With hundreds of opportunities already up for grabs on the University’s Handshake system, Future Skills Week will help students and graduates to identify suitable roles, hone interview skills, and connect with professionals across a range of sectors.
Accessing Future Skills Week Events
Ulster University students & recent graduates
Students and recent graduates should register for individual events via the relevant register link. On the day of the relevant event the registration link for each event will change to 'Join Live Session'.
University staff & alumni and Careers Teachers & Prospective students
University staff, alumni as well as Careers Teacher's and prospective students can access live joining links on the day of the event when the register button will change to 'Join live session'.
Don’t miss out on the opportunity to gain certification from the University to acknowledge your participation in Future Skills Week, you can use this to present to future employers. To receive certification for engagement at Future Skills Week you will need to attend four or more workshops/activities throughout the course of the week. Certificates will be issued following the event.
If you wish to receive EDGE Accreditation, you will need to engage with four or more workshops and complete a follow up evaluation which will be available following the event.
Please complete this short form to apply for EDGE Award Accreditation.
Register for Future Skills Week Certificate of Attendance
If you attended 4 or more events across Future Skills Week you are eligible for a Certificate of Attendance. Simply complete this short form
Time: Monday 24th May at 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Time: Monday 24th May at 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Time: Monday 24th May at 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Time: Tuesday 25th May at 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Time: Tuesday 25th May at 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Time: Tuesday 25th May at 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Time: Tuesday 25th May at 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Time: Wednesday 26th May at 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Time: Wednesday 26th May at 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Time: Wednesday 26th May at 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Time: Wednesday 26th May at 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Time: Thursday 27th May at 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Time: Thursday 27th May at 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Time: Thursday 27th May at 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Time: Thursday 27th May at 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Time: Thursday 27th May at 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Time: Friday 28th May at 9:00 AM to 9:30 AM
Time: Friday 28th May at 10:00 AM to 11:00 PM
The Business of Tomorrow – Tech and Sustainability (in association with Ulster University Business School)
Time: Friday 28th May at 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM