Students will be awarded a gold, silver or bronze award depending on how many sessions and enrichment programmes they attend during their time at UCFB.

Each of a student’s three academic years carries a different level of engagement requirements to attain the award.

Click on the levels below for more details.

Bronze level

Foundations Years/Year 1s

  • Attend a minimum of two out of five executive guest speakers per semester
  • Attend one enrichment programme per academic year
  • Attend one careers-related enrichment programme (eg: CV workshop) per academic year
  • Carry out a minimum of one day’s volunteering
  • Attend a minimum of four out of six Academic Skills/Research Skills sessions per semester

Year 2s

  • Attend a minimum of two out of five executive guest speakers per semester
  • Attend one enrichment programme per academic year
  • Attend one careers-related enrichment programme (eg: CV workshop) per academic year
  • Carry out a minimum of one day’s volunteering
  • Carry out at least one work placement

Year 3s

  • Attend a minimum of two out of five executive guest speakers per semester
  • Attend one enrichment programme per academic year
  • Attend one careers-related enrichment programme (eg: CV workshop) per academic year
  • Carry out a minimum of one day’s volunteering
  • Carry out at least one work placement
  • Attend the Careers Fair
Silver level

Foundations Years/Year 1s

  • Attend a minimum of three out of five executive guest speakers per semester
  • Attend two enrichment programmes per academic year
  • Attend two careers-related enrichment programme (eg: CV workshop) per academic year
  • Carry out a minimum of five days volunteering
  • Attend a minimum of five out of six Academic Skills/Research Skills sessions per semester

Year 2s

  • Attend a minimum of three out of five executive guest speakers per semester
  • Attend two enrichment programme per academic year
  • Attend two careers-related enrichment programme (eg: CV workshop) per academic year
  • Carry out a minimum of five days volunteering
  • Carry out at least one work placement

Year 3s 

  • Attend a minimum of three out of five executive guest speakers per semester
  • Attend two enrichment programme per academic year
  • Attend two careers-related enrichment programme (eg: CV workshop) per academic year
  • Carry out a minimum of five days volunteering
  • Carry out at least one work placement
  • Attend the Careers Fair
Gold level

Foundation Years/Year 1s

  • Attend all five executive guest speakers per semester
  • Attend four enrichment programmes per academic year
  • Attend two careers-related enrichment programme (eg: CV workshop) per academic year
  • Carry out a minimum of ten days volunteering
  • Attend all six Academic Skills/Research Skills sessions per semester

Year 2s 

  • Attend all five executive guest speakers per semester
  • Attend four enrichment programme per academic year
  • Attend two careers-related enrichment programme (eg: CV workshop) per academic year
  • Carry out a minimum of ten days volunteering
  • Carry out at least one work placement

Year 3s 

  • Attend all five executive guest speakers per semester
  • Attend four enrichment programme per academic year
  • Attend two careers-related enrichment programme (eg: CV workshop) per academic year
  • Carry out a minimum of ten days volunteering
  • Carry out at least one work placement
  • Attend the Careers Fair