Some employers use assessment centres as part of the recruitment process. It's an opportunity for them to test candidates’ performance, skills and competencies through a variety of exercises and activities.
Download the information sheet, Assessment centres (PDF , 285kb) for a summary of exercises and other selection methods used at this stage of the recruitment process.
To find out more about the Assessment Centre Activity Days, including top tips from employers, read our write-up of a previous event
Available in Careers for reference or to borrow from the University library:
- How to succeed at an assessment centre, Harry Tolley & Robert Wood.