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Assessment Centres

Assessment centres are often the final stage in the graduate recruitment process, and are increasingly used in placement selection too. Usually held at the employer’s premises or a hotel, they involve a variety of individual and group exercises designed to give you the opportunity to demonstrate specific skills and qualities against a predetermined set of criteria. See the links below for further advice, events and useful resources.

Current students can access a short recording entitled Top Tips for assessment centres via the Careers Network Learn Page CA007

Mock Assessment Centres

To sign up to attend a mock assessment centre, run by the Careers Network team, with participation from leading graduate employers, visit Attend careers events for a list of dates available.Resources to help you prepare for an Assessment Centre

Practice Exercises

You will find some free assessment centre exercises (containing both candidate and assessor information) and situational judgement tests on the Graduates First package on our Employer Tests page. Login to the Careers toolkit with your Lboro username and password.