Free career support for online students

Use our free Careers and Employability Service.

Enjoy a range of impartial, tailored and professional services. We aim to inspire career success for all our online students and graduates.

One-to-one career advice

Book a one-to-one appointment with a specialist career adviser for your subject. You can have a chat with us in person, over the phone or online.

  • Discuss your career options.
  • Explore specific career ideas.
  • Identify courses of action to realise your goals.
  • Discuss how to prepare for interviews or assessment centres.

You can choose from quick 15-minute chats, subject-specific sessions, one-hour interview practice and more.

Find out about all your one-to-one advice options.

Career mentoring for online degree students

If you’re an undergraduate or postgraduate degree student, you can take advantage of our Career Mentoring Programme. It’s a unique opportunity to be matched with an experienced professional in a 6-month partnership.

You’ll gain one-to-one career advice, support and guidance in a specific profession and/or sector.

You’ll experience a wide range of benefits that can make a big difference to your life and future career prospects.

  • Explore a specific profession or employment area.
  • Develop work-related skills and confidence.
  • Connect with relevant professionals to build your career networks.

Find out more about career mentoring.

Connect with opportunities

You can sign up to the CareerConnect service to connect with career opportunities around the world and on your doorstep. Over 1000 opportunities are advertised here annually.

  • Search for the latest graduate jobs, work placements and internships.
  • Receive regular email alerts of new opportunities tailored to your requirements.
  • Browse events, fairs, employer presentations and skills workshops.

Find out more

Looking for CV tips? Want to find out more about working abroad?

Our Careers Service website has more information, advice and resources to help you explore your options. Visit our Careers Service website.