External Employer Events and Career Fairs

In response to Covid-19, many organizations have moved their recruitment and career fairs online. If you are interested in participating, please bookmark this page. We will regularly update it as we learn about new opportunities relevant for CEU students and alumni. 

Please note that these events are organized by external providers. You can find more information about CEU-specific events on the CEU Events Hub.



Students and alumni with a background or interest in tech or economics get the chance to explore a variety of early-career options at the annual Austrian TECONOMY career fair, organized for the first time fully online. For most positions presented at the fair, German language will be required.   

JUNE 19: STICKS & STONES '21 - Europe's largest LGBTIQ + job & career fair 

The 2021 event will be organized online on June 19, 2021 from 11.30 a.m. to 6 p.m. CET and will include topics about LGBTIQ + in the workplace: lectures covering everything to do with applications and careers in proud start-ups, medium-sized and large companies, talks with employer representatives from German and international organizations, professional speed dating, coaching sessions, CV checks and a CV wall, etc. While some of the presentation and some of the job opportunities are available for English speakers, the majority of the program will be delivered in German. Check the agenda  and the list of employers and register here.

JUNE 21: Impact Career Popup

This year's event will consist of 20 + interactive breakout sessions on all things careers of impact including: building an high-impact resume, understanding the hiring process, how to switch to the soical impact sector as a mid-career professional, to grad or not grad, landing social impact fellowships, sessions on building careers in specific sectors and many more. Join various meetups and networking sessions for the chance to meet with key employers and organizations in the impact space. The event takes place on June 21 from 7 am to 1pm US EST. Check out the agenda and event information here to find out more and register here.

JUNE 23-24: European Research and Innovation Days

The European Commission’s annual flagship Research and Innovation event brings together policymakers, researchers, entrepreneurs and the public to debate and shape the future of research and innovation in Europe and beyond. Join live sessions with interesting speakers talking about the future of European research and innovation, and Horizon Europe, the new European research and innovation funding programme. The programme  includes live sessions ranging from high-level plenaries to workshops and immersive panel discussions and workshops on topics such as the post-COVID-19 recovery, the European Research Area, digitalisation, our green future and more. See program and register here

JUNE 24: "Research in Germany" Virtual Career Fair

Learn more about your research options in Germany! At the virtual fair you can visit multiple booths, each representing a German university or research institution. In addition to testimonials and branding videos, each booth offers a wide array of information on doctoral positions and research openings, programmes and study opportunities. Apart from that, you can also talk to recruiters and scientists from all the exhibiting higher education institutions via one-to-one online chats. The event is free of charge and will be conducted in English. Register here.