The University of Leicester maintains a dedicated Careers Team, which gives students year-round access to services and events, ensuring a smooth transition into their graduate roles. Students can book appointments with careers consultants via the MyCareers service, to which all new students are automatically registered. The team can offer guidance with job applications, interview training, CV writing, and coaching for setting up businesses and start-ups.
In-house recruitment consultancy Unitemps helps students find part-time work to fit around their studies. Unitemps provides an ideal place to look for flexible work within the university and in the local area.
The university fosters strong relationships with local and national employers, who frequently give subject-specific lectures with exciting guest speakers, and organise workshops and networking events.
University of Leicester students on Postgraduate Search say:
“The university of Leicester has a career development center which was really helpful in getting you a job/ placement/ higher education, etc.”