In 2016 alone, we generated in excess of 2.2 million student enquiries and referrals for our advertisers.

About

FindAUniversity are experts in everything postgraduate. We started way back in 2001 (was the internet invented then?), and we've been passionate about the higher education sector ever since. We now work with hundreds of universities across the globe to help them achieve their postgraduate recruitment targets.

We combine our reputation for excellent customer service and innovation with an integrated approach to delivering effective student recruitment campaigns. We're genuinely very proud of what we've achieved so far, helping many thousands of students to find their perfect postgraduate degree. Our vision to develop our platforms and build an engaged online community, whilst continuing to grow our portfolio of study events, puts us in a strong position to build for the future.

The FindAUniversity offices are located in the United Kingdom, in a beautiful open plan Grade II listed former cutlery works in the heart of Sheffield’s Cultural Industries Quarter. Easy to get to and surrounded by some of Sheffield's best independent shops, cafes & bars.

Our Scholarships

Every year we give away more than £15,000 of Masters and PhD scholarships to postgraduate students. With over 5,000 high quality applications in 2015, our scholarships scheme continues to grow from strength to strength.

Sites

Launched in 2004, FindAMasters.com has grown to attract more than 500,000 monthly visits and currently lists over 25,500 Masters and MBA programmes.

Visit FindAMasters website

Launched in 2001, FindAPhD.com attracts more than 700,000 monthly visitors and currently lists over 4,500 research projects and programmes.

Visit FindAPhD website

FindAnMBA lists thousands of MBA and business Masters courses offered by institutions from around the world, including a wide range of international and online programmes.

Visit FindAnMBA website

FindCPD offers Continuing Professional Development (CPD) courses across all disciplines. The site generates a lot of interest from universities, course providers and professional bodies. Watch this space!

Visit FindCPD website

PostgraduateFunding.com brings together small top-up grants, travel bursaries, exchange programme funding, living cost grants, fee waivers and Masters funding into a central, searchable directory.

Visit PostgraduateFunding.com website

Professional Doctorates offer advanced training for professionals, and are rapidly growing in popularity. FindAProfessionalDoctorate.com is a dedicated site listing programmes on everything from “public health” to “fine art”.

Visit FindAProfessionalDoctorate.com website

After completing your PhD, the next step is often a postdoctoral position, and that’s where FindAPostDoc.com can help! This popular site attracts many visitors looking for the latest vacancies in their field.

Visit FindAPostDoc.com website

Our postgraduate forum is a great way for prospective, current and past postgraduate students to interact, ask questions and find out what it's really like to take on a Masters or a PhD

Visit PostgraduateForum.com website

Events

FindAUniversity delivers some of the UK's busiest on-campus postgraduate study fairs attracting thousands of top quality students every year.

In addition to our postgraduate website portfolio, we also work in partnership with leading universities to deliver a series of the UK's largest and busiest postgraduate study fairs which boast some of the highest attendance figures in the UK. For individuals working within the higher education marketing and recruitment sector, our Marketing Conference offers delegates an inspirational talks programme and the chance to network with colleagues.


Marketing Conferences

28 Nov
2017

FindAUniversity Marketing Conference

Tuesday 28th November, London

The FindAUniversity Marketing Conference enables delegates to discover effective ways to reach and attract postgraduate students through innovative case study sessions and practical insights from leading professionals in the Higher Education marketing sector.

Contact our events team for more information.


Postgraduate Fairs

2017

FindAPhD LIVE!

Oxford, Cambridge, and new for 2017: Sheffield.

Our FindAPhD LIVE! PhD Study & Funding fairs are a unique mix of PhD experts, universities, research councils, current PhD students, funding and study abroad advisors. These events attract in excess of 1,000 visitors and 100 exhibitors.

Contact our events team for more information.

2017

Russell Group Universities Postgraduate Study Roadshow

Belfast, Warwick, Nottingham, Leeds, Newcastle

Open exclusively to Russell Group Universities, and attended by all 24, this five day on-campus Roadshow attracts over 2,500 visitors each year.

Contact our events team for more information.

2018

Postgrad LIVE!

Birmingham, Bristol, Sheffield and new for 2017: Liverpool

Our Postgrad LIVE! fairs are brilliant opportunities to promote your full-range of Masters & PhD opportunities to quality students all around the UK. Held in association with the city’s universities, these fairs attract 1,500 visitors and over 140 exhibitors.

Contact our events team for more information.


Exhibitor Feedback

“One of the best fairs of the year for us.”

University of Warwick, Postgrad LIVE! 2017


“The PhD LIVE! events we attended were professionally organized and marketed, helping us to reach our target audience.”

IST Austria, FindAPhD LIVE! 2016


“We spoke to more prospective students and took more leads than we have ever taken at a postgraduate event – more than double. I would definitely attend this event again.”

Leeds Beckett, Postgrad LIVE! 2017


“I was very impressed by the Roadshow. It was excellently organised, well attended and the staff/student crew were extremely attentive, friendly and helpful.”

University of Leeds, Russell Group Roadshow 2016


Partner Fairs

24 Oct
2017

The FindAMasters & FindAPhD Postgraduate Study Fair, London

Tuesday 24th October 2017, Senate House, London

The Postgraduate Study Fair, London in association with FindAMasters.com and FindAPhD.com and organised by CoSector at the University of London, is the largest international postgraduate fair of its kind in London.

Contact CoSelector for more information.


15 Nov
2017

The FindAMasters & FindAPhD Postgraduate Study Fair, Manchester

Wednesday 15th November 2017, Manchester Central Convention Centre

Now in its 23rd year, this highly regarded fair is an excellent forum for representatives from higher education institutions, who are seeking to fill their postgraduate course places for 2018.

Contact the Fairs team at University of Manchester for more information.


Oct
2017

EduCanada 2017

Friday 6th & Saturday 7th October, Canada House, London.

EduCanada Fairs are dedicated to helping students discover the numerous educational opportunities available in Canada. Please note that this event is only open to Canadian exhibitors, and all student visitors must be pre-registered before attending.

Contact our events team for more information.


25 Jan
2018

The FindAMasters & FindAPhD Postgraduate Study Fair, London

Thursday 25th January 2018, Senate House, London

The Postgraduate Study Fair, London in association with FindAMasters.com and FindAPhD.com and organised by CoSector at the University of London, is the largest international postgraduate fair of its kind in London.

Contact CoSelector for more information.



Want to know more?

Contact our dedicated events team for more information about attending our Marketing Conference or exhibiting at any of our postgraduate study fairs.

Tel: +44(0)114 268 4940

Email: [email protected]

Advertising

"We appreciate their professional approach to our campaigns and their understanding of the market as a whole."

Our dedicated and highly experienced account management team are here to help you achieve your postgraduate recruitment targets through any combination of our online, email or face-to-face marketing opportunities.

Our customer service is second-to-none, so contact us now and connect with our audience.


Get yourself an account manager!

Contact our dedicated account managers now for more information about postgraduate advertising opportunities, or to book your adverts right now.

Tel: +44(0)114 268 4940

Email: [email protected]

Team

"I’ve worked with the team at FindAUniversity for many years. I can’t put into words how great they are!"

Directors

Account Management

Client Services

Events & Marketing

Web Development

Content

Design

Accounts & Administration

Careers

Do you want to help us communicate with over a million students a month?

Company Benefits

Company pension scheme

Includes employer contributions after 18 months.

Annual performance review

With that all-important salary review.

26 days annual leave

In addition to all UK public holidays (includes 3 between Christmas/New Year).

Annual conference

We've been to Edinburgh, Paris, Dublin, Prague, Budapest & Berlin! Where's next?

Flexible hours

Flexi-time system to help you fit in those hair/dentist/gym appointments.

A great, social working environment

As much tea and coffee as you can drink, and regular fully subsidised staff nights out.

Free lunch EVERY Friday

Why not? It's Friday!

Office pets

Some crazy fish and two very friendly gerbils.

City centre location

Right by the train/bus/tram stations and great for popping into town during lunch.

Shower facilities

Run or cycle into work without the fear of smelling in front of your colleagues.


What's it like to work for Find A University?


Positions Available

Events Officer

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Who are we?

Find A University are experts in everything postgraduate. We combine our reputation for excellent customer service and innovation with an integrated approach to delivering effective student recruitment campaigns. We're genuinely very proud of what we do; helping many thousands of students find their perfect postgraduate degree.

Our vision to develop our platforms and build an engaged online community, whilst continuing to grow our portfolio of high profile study fairs, puts us in a strong position to build for our future.


Where do we live?

In a fantastic open plan Grade II listed former cutlery works in the heart of Sheffield’s Cultural Industries Quarter. Easy to get to and surrounded by some of Sheffield's best independent shops, cafes and bars.


What’s the job?

Based within our Marketing & Events team, reporting to our Events Manager, and supported by our Events Assistant, the successful candidate will assist with the management and delivery of our broad range of events. These include large scale postgraduate student recruitment fairs, and B2B education marketing conferences. You will also make arrangements for our presence at exhibitions, and partner conferences and events.


What type of person are we looking for?

You should be self-motivated and able to work under pressure to meet tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment. You will be able to work under your own initiative, have superb organisational skills and a keen eye for detail.

Responsibilities:
  • Support the Events Manager in the successful planning, management, delivery and evaluation of our existing (and ever growing) range of student recruitment events (FindAPhD LIVE!, PostgradLIVE!, the Russell Group Universities Postgraduate Study Roadshow, EduCanada UK), and B2B events. To include:
    • Booking venues / catering / AV etc.
    • Events website copywriting and management.
    • Selling sponsorship/stand/exhibition space to potential exhibitors/partners.
    • Exhibitor liaison: responding to queries, sending booking forms, invoicing, creating information packs, collating exhibitor requirements and post-event feedback, trouble-shooting, and generally ensuring we maintain our high levels of excellent customer service, and quality event delivery.
    • Event talks programmes – topic development, identifying and securing speakers, timings, promotion, and student registration management.
    • Planning, management and delivery of post-event drinks receptions.
    • Planning and delivery of our sponsored events.
    • Packing event materials.
    • Post-event surveys and evaluation (including data entry and analysis and producing reports for event stakeholders).
  • Support the Events Manager with the successful planning and delivery of new postgraduate student recruitment, and business to business events.

Additional Responsibilities:
  • Other duties in support of the Events Manager and the Marketing & Events team as required.

Person Specification
  • Strong time-management, organisational and administrative skills, with an eye for detail and the ability to multitask, prioritise workload and meet multiple deadlines.
  • Strong communication, teamwork and negotiation skills.
  • Plenty of enthusiasm and creativity with the ability to work on own initiative.
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal. Confidence in building relationships, speaking on the phone and face to face.
  • Problem-solving skills, diplomacy, and a flexible approach.
  • Personable, presentable and articulate.
  • Educated to degree level.
  • Two years event management experience (desirable).
  • Good IT skills including Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel.

Nature of work will require some duties to be performed in the evenings and/ or weekends.


What are we like to work for?

Collaborative, creative, supportive and ambitious best describes us. You will be joining a strong and growing team with great chemistry who are passionate about what they do. We work hard, but we have fun doing it!


How much?

Salary: £20-£25K dependent on experience


Company benefits
  • Company pension scheme
  • Annual performance review
  • 26 days annual leave
  • Annual company trip
  • Flexible hours
  • A great, social working environment (as much tea and coffee as you can drink, and regular fully subsidised staff nights out)
  • Free lunch EVERY Friday
  • Shower facilities
  • City centre location
  • Office pets (no, seriously).

What next?

If you're interested in coming to work with us, please send your CV & a covering letter explaining why you want to work for us to [email protected]

Applications will only be accepted from candidates who are authorised to work for any UK employer.


Closing date for applications: Friday 18th August 2017

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Assistant Content Writer

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Who are we?

Find A University are experts in everything postgraduate. We combine our reputation for excellent customer service and innovation with an integrated approach to delivering effective student recruitment campaigns. We're genuinely very proud of what we do; helping many thousands of students find their perfect postgraduate degree.

Our vision to develop our platforms and build an engaged online community, whilst continuing to grow our portfolio of high profile study fairs, puts us in a strong position to build for our future.


Where do we live?

In a fantastic open plan Grade II listed former cutlery works in the heart of Sheffield’s Cultural Industries Quarter. Easy to get to and surrounded by some of Sheffield's best independent shops, cafes and bars.


What’s the job?

Our websites communicate with a million students a month. Many of them are looking for information and advice as they make important decisions about their future. Our content helps them do that and we’re looking for someone to help us create more of it.

You’ll work with our Content Editor to research appropriate topics and write great articles that meet the needs of our specialist audience. You’ll help us improve our existing content, but will also have the chance to research and write on new subjects. In the process, you’ll develop your existing skills and gain real experience of writing professionally for the web.


What type of person are we looking for?

You should be self-motivated and able to work under pressure to meet tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment. You will be able to work under your own initiative, have great writing skills and a keen eye for detail.

Candidates Must Have:
  • Content writing experience, or related degree.
  • Strong copywriting and proof reading skills.
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal.
  • Good IT skills including Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel.
  • Plenty of enthusiasm and creativity, with the ability to work under your own initiative.
  • Education to degree level.

The following would be an advantage
  • A postgraduate degree or work experience in the Higher Education sector.
  • Knowledge of SEO and basic HTML.
  • Experience of writing for the web.

What are we like to work for?

Collaborative, creative, supportive and ambitious best describes us. You will be joining a strong and growing team with great chemistry who are passionate about what they do. We work hard, but we have fun doing it!


How much?

Salary: £17-£20K dependent on experience


Company benefits
  • Company pension scheme
  • Annual performance review
  • 26 days annual leave
  • Annual company trip
  • Flexible hours
  • A great, social working environment (as much tea and coffee as you can drink, and regular fully subsidised staff nights out)
  • Free lunch EVERY Friday
  • Shower facilities
  • City centre location
  • Office pets (no, seriously).

What next?

If you're interested in coming to work with us, please send your CV & a covering letter explaining why you want to work for us to [email protected]

Applications will only be accepted from candidates who are authorised to work for any UK employer.


Closing date for applications: Friday 18th August 2017

APPLY NOW

Contact

How to Find Us

By Road: From the M1 (junction 33), follow signs for city centre, then follow signs to the train station.

By Rail: Our offices are a 2 minute walk from the Sheffield train station (see map below)


Address

FindA University Ltd

Sellers Wheel
151 Arundel Street
Sheffield
S1 2NU
UK

Tel: +44 (0)114 268 4940
Fax: +44 (0)114 268 5766
Email: [email protected]


Press/Media Enquiries

For Higher Education press enquiries and expert comment/opinion, please contact Andy Pritchard, Managing Director:

Email: [email protected]
Tel: +44 (0)114 268 4940



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