Helping you find
the best STEM talent

Looking to hire?

Let us support you with your diversity strategy

We’re more than just an agency. We’ll be your partners to help you get strong talent for your organisation.

Thousands of HIRE STEM Women job seekers have attended events or have been given the confidence to pursue a career within STEM with Hire STEM Women since January 2016, across the UK.

Why Hire STEM Women?

Hire STEM Women is a unique online multi-channel diversity network, we have skilled teams who work with you to identify your diversity needs. We provide undergraduate, graduate & professionals with STEM opportunities and support them on securing internships, placements, graduate schemes and roles with various leading industry partner firms.

Hire STEM Women provides students with a complete free service. We help undergraduate, graduate & professionals who are unsure on what career path they need to take and give them guidance on their “personal brand”.

The aim is to reach 50/50 split by 2025 in the graduate & undergraduate STEM sectors.

 We have an active database of over 80,000 students, recent graduates,  & professionals, the number continues to grow every day

  Partnerships with over 90 universities throughout the UK

  Annual attendance of over 60 campus events (including post-92 and Russell group universities)

  Using enhanced technology tracking systems, we track the behaviour of HSW candidates and can display targeted adverts as students browse other websites online

Why are we doing what we do?

1.3 million females students were studying courses at an undergraduate or postgraduate level in 2016/2017.

39.5% of females were studying STEM subjects at UK universities in the year 2016/2017.

88% of females were studying science subjects in the year 2016/2017 at UK universities.

5.5% Engineering & Technology, 3% Maths and 3.5% Computer Science.

Source: HESA Student Record 2016-2017, January 2018


Hire STEM Women is the UK’s leading student and graduate recruitment website for diverse candidates in STEM fields. We collaborate with employers by not only providing them with targeted branding opportunities but also extensive market knowledge in the STEM graduate recruitment sector.

Clients come to us because we are passionate about women and add value to their brand, diversity and recruitment strategies.

How do people hear about us?

  Social media
  On campus
  Word of mouth


Advertising & Branding

Creating a strong brand strategy & visual identity for our partners keen on increasing diversity. We work with clients to build and strengthen emotional connections with targeted STEM audience.

Go digital campaign

  Exclusive featured job board postings
  Standard job postings
  Featured branded adverts
  Event alerts
  Ad banners to direct student to your website

Text message campaigns

  Engage with strong STEM talent regularly
  Delivery of timely notifications about events
  Responsive messaging service to strengthen candidate relationships

Email campaigns

Our targeted and ‘high tech’ emails can reach a specific set of students which match your sifting criteria. We would direct appropriate applications to your website or our job board to drive traffic. Typically the following data is given to you if a candidate has opted in to our privacy policy.

35% Average email open rate
17% Average email click to open rate

STEM Certification Scheme

The STEM certification scheme supports employers to make the most of female talent and show the market what women can bring to your workplace. By including our certification stamp on your network and diversity platforms you can easily demonstrate exactly why the best graduates should apply to you, while benchmarking your organisation against your competition.

Please click this link to read on more about the scheme


Hire STEM Women designs bespoke events around our partner firms specific recruitment needs. We host a number of events throughout the year to give employers a chance to meet targeted diverse candidates interested in STEM careers. We have unique screening capabilities that allow us to specialise in “hard to reach” sectors and roles to attend these events.


We provide be-spoke consulting services for organisations that want our support in helping them achieve their diversity targets. To discuss specific consulting support that we can provide please contact our team on hq@hirestemwomen.co.uk with the subject heading “Consulting” to find out more.

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    To discuss our services in more detail please email your contact details to hq@hirestemwomen.co.uk or fill the form below