Courses are designed in collaboration with industry leading companies, which opens doors to options for career-specific experience while studying. Students benefit from access to work placement and volunteering opportunities, where they are able to attain hands-on practical application of their academic work.
The university has a dedicated Careers and Employability Team which offers year-round support and advice in all matters regarding job search applications, CV writing, interview training and much more. Career advisors offer support with decisions relating to career direction and future prospects, as well as connecting students with the university’s worldwide network of alumni.
The Big Deal package is an initiative which offers free access to a huge range of activities and enrichment opportunities, from skills workshops to student representative schemes. Many of these are great socialising activities, which can also be used to enhance CV’s and strengthen job applications.