Virtual Careers Fair

Welcome to the homepage for the MatSoc Virtual Careers Fair. A big thank you for attending the event, we hope you had a great week and gained some insight into what the future might hold!

Following on from the event, this webpage has been designed to help any students catch up if you missed a particular day.

Using the links below, you will be able to navigate to any day of the Careers Fair week.



The time is for the Teams Live lunchtime session.

Solvay | BP


Careers Service | ICorr | Rolls-Royce


Zotefoams | OxfordPV | P&G


Shell | Prof. Eduardo Saiz | Richard Simons



Our Attending sponsors

Zotefoams is a pioneer in cellular materials with a legacy of innovation that stretches back to 1921. Zotefoams is the world’s largest manufacturer of lightweight cross-linked polyolefin block foams and additionally sells and licenses high-performance products and microcellular materials technology.
Their products are used extensively across a range of markets worldwide including automotive, aerospace, packaging, industrial parts, marine, building and construction.


BP develops and produces energy resources that benefit people all over the world. They are constantly pushing the boundaries of what is achievable, and demanding more of the resources that we use in an effort to create a more sustainable future.

BP take on graduates and interns at every stage of the energy life cycle. At BP, it’s more about than just your academic achievements. BP holds your individual attributes and personal qualities that you can bring to the team with just as much regard.

You can apply through their degree matcher, a handy tool that will help you choose the roles which are right for you.

Shell is a global group of energy and petrochemical companies with an average of 86,000 employees in more than 70 countries. They have operated in the UK since 1897. Their business has been built on a foundation of innovative technology and skilled employees.
Shell has become one of the world’s leading companies, by providing energy to sustain people’s lives over 125 years. Shell run a variety of student and graduate programmes.


Solvay is an advanced materials and specialty chemicals company, committed to developing chemistry that addresses key societal challenges.
Solvay innovates and partners with customers worldwide in many diverse markets. Their products are used in planes, cars, batteries, smart and medical devices, as well as in mineral and oil and gas extraction, enhancing efficiency and sustainability. Their light-weighting materials promote cleaner mobility, its formulations optimise the use of resources and its performance.