Create Your Future Manchester 2024: The Creative Career showcase

Date and location
19 – 20 November 2024
Book your place now

Explore creative courses, apprenticeships, and careers – all in one place.

Join us for Create Your Future at Manchester Central for an exciting, free event jam-packed with all things creative careers, from art, design, journalism, and music, to drama, fashion, and beyond.

This is just for you if you’re interested in a creative career. During your visit, you can:

  • talk to unis, colleges, and conservatoires about their creative courses
  • chat to employers about creative apprenticeships
  • speak to current students, apprentices, and employees about their experiences
  • take part in hands-on workshops and watch live talks from creative industry experts
  • watch live performances from current students
  • chat to experts from UCAS and career advisers

Book your place today

Tuesday 19 November: 10:00 - 15:00
Wednesday 20 November: 10:00 - 15:00

Opening times

Tue 19 November 2024 - 10:00 to 15:00
Wed 20 November 2024 - 10:00 to 15:00

See who's coming

Create Your Future is your chance to speak to over 100+ unis, colleges, conservatoires, and apprenticeship employers, as well as subject specialists, careers’ advisers and admissions experts. Plan who you want to speak to in advance to make the most of the event.


Create Your Future attendee

"Create Your Future helped me develop a grasp of the environment I would like to work in, as well as the type of people I might encounter"

Create Your Future attendee

"I liked being able to hear talented students sing or perform on stage during the exhibition, and also nearly all universities brought graduate students for certain subjects to allow us to ask questions, since they have already experienced the course".

Contact us

Visitor booking and ticket queries
01242 544 808