AgriCAREERConnect: Interactive career events – where industry meets fresh minds

A full-day event where the private sector and industry organisations in agriculture and related fields can meet students and graduates.

  • STIAS, Stellenbosch University: revised date to be announced, following the postponement of the original date (16 April 2020) due to COVID-19 virus measures


  • 29-30 July 2020 @ Future Africa, University of Pretoria

  • 29 July 2020 – Animals & Nature Conservation
  • 30 July 2020 – Horticulture & Crop Science


Where Industry Meets Fresh Minds

  • Speed-talks talks by experienced (young) graduates (15 minutes) in the auditorium, sharing their career paths – students and graduates can attend presentations of choice. View the programme – see link below or click here. Students can attend presentations without registering – just walk in.
  • Interactive expo: exhibits/mini-lounges expo style and breakaway rooms. Companies can have group sessions with under- and post-graduate students. Student appointments for discussions with companies will be facilitated by using an online booking system – please see the link below.
  • Target Group: Under- and postgraduate students in Agriculture, Food & Consumer Science, Forestry and Genetics, first year BSc Biological Science students, and Industrial Engineering and B.Com students

Get a glimpse of the AgriCAREERConnect events held in 2019

Get a glimpse of the AgriCAREERConnect event held in 2019


Get a glimpse of the AgriCAREERConnect event held in 2019


I am a student or graduate interested in the event:

My organisation would like to take part in the event:

Stellenbosch University @ STIAS, Stellenbosch University

University of Pretoria @ Future Africa, UP Proefplaas

I am a Member of Industry/Friend of Agriculture’ interested to attend the day:

Attendance of the AgriCAREERConnect day as Industry Member or Friend of Agriculture