In 2017 alone, we generated in excess of 2.3 million student enquiries and referrals for our advertisers.


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.


Launched in 2004, 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, 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 brings together small top-up grants, travel bursaries, exchange programme funding, living cost grants, fee waivers and Masters funding into a central, searchable directory.

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

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

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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

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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

27 Sept

FindAUniversity Autumn Marketing Conference

Sheffield Town Hall, Sheffield, S1 2HH, Thursday 27th September 2018

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 about booking your delegate place.

Postgraduate Fairs

17, 23 & 25
Oct 2018


Edinburgh, Oxford and Leeds, Wed 17 October, Tues 23 & Thursday 25 October 2018.

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 over the three days.

Contact our events team for more information.

5-9 Nov

Russell Group Universities Postgraduate Study Roadshow

Various university campuses, Monday 5 – Friday 9 November 2018.

Open exclusively to Russell Group Universities, and typically attended by all 24, this five day on-campus Masters & PhD Study Roadshow attracts over 3,000 visitors each year.

Contact our events team for more information.


Postgrad LIVE!

Venues to be announced, January – March 2019.

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 host city’s universities, these fairs typically attract over 2,500 visitors and over 210 exhibitors.

Contact our events team for more information.

We’d welcome any approaches from universities who might be interested in partnering with us to host any of our future postgraduate study fairs. Please feel free to contact us 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 Events

4-6 Oct

EduCanada UK 2018

Canada House, London. Thursday 4 October – Saturday 6 October.

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 institutions, and all student visitors must pre-register before attending.

Contact our events team for more information.

Oct 2018
Jan 2019

The FindAMasters & FindAPhD Postgraduate Study Fair, London

Senate House, London Tuesday 30 October 2018, and January 2019 (date TBC).

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

Contact CoSector for more information.

14 Nov

The FindAMasters & FindAPhD Postgraduate Study Fair, Manchester

Wednesday 14th November Manchester Central.

The Postgraduate Study Fair, Manchester in association with and and organised by The University of Manchester Careers Service is an excellent forum for representatives from higher education institutions who are seeking to fill their postgraduate course places for 2018 / 19.

Contact the Fairs team at University of Manchester 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]


"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]


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


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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).

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 FindAUniversity?

Positions Available

Digital Marketing Manager (12-month maternity cover)

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Who are we?

FindAUniversity Ltd. 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 for our clients. We're genuinely very proud of what do - helping many thousands of students find their perfect postgraduate degree.

Our vision is to develop our platforms and build an engaged online community, whilst continuing to grow our portfolio of high profile study fairs and events.

Where do we live?

In a stunning three-floor warehouse conversion 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?

Reporting to the Head of Marketing & Events, the successful candidate will ensure the successful implementation of digital display and re-targeting campaigns across our brands and on behalf of our numerous advertisers, as well as managing our social media presence through paid promotion.

You will have a deep understanding of display and programmatic advertising strategies, with proven experience designing, implementing and optimising campaigns, analysing performance data, and identifying ways to optimise impact. You need to live and breathe performance-based marketing.

What type of person are we looking for?

The right candidate will be a bright, commercially-minded enthusiastic team player, with a passion to innovate and succeed.

Candidates must have:

  • At least two years' experience in digital marketing and social media marketing.
  • An excellent understanding of social media strategy across the major social channels.
  • Experience of developing & optimising ad creatives.
  • A good track record of running successful paid search and paid social display campaigns across platforms such as Instagram, Facebook, Snap-chat, GDN and LinkedIn.
  • Experience of programmatic ad buying, audience segmentation, retargeting and campaign optimisation.
  • Excellent communication, numerical and analytical skills.
  • Strong organisational and administrative skills with the ability to multitask, prioritise workload, and meet multiple deadlines.
  • Bags of enthusiasm and creativity with the ability to work under your own initiative.

What type of person are we looking for?

The right candidate will be bright, determined and high-energy; with the ability and desire to roll their sleeves up, take on multiple responsibilities, and positively contribute to the success of the team.

You should be self-motivated, creative, and able to work under pressure to meet tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment. Experience of working within the higher education sector would be an advantage.

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?

£25-30k, dependent on experience.

What next?

If you're interested in coming to work with us, please send a CV & covering letter to Sarah Linington explaining why you this is the job for you. Applications without a covering letter will not be considered.

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

Job Type: Full-time, 12-month maternity cover

Salary: £25,000 to £30,000 pa

Required education: Bachelor's



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 5 minute walk from the Sheffield train station (see map below)


FindAUniversity Ltd

77 Sidney St
S1 4RG

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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