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Careers advice

Expert guidance for students and recent graduates on career planning, applying for jobs and developing the skills that employers want.

Find out about booking workshops, events and appointments with careers advisers, as well as additional guidance on developing your skills.

Find out what an employer is looking for, example questions and answers and advice on writing a personal statement.

Find out how to write a focused, well-presented CV and cover letter.

Learn about the types of interview, how to prepare for them, as well as advice on assessment centres and psychometric tests.

Find out what employability skills you've gained, options and jobs open to you and what other graduates have gone on to do.

Learn where the roles are advertised and get advice on networking, using recruitment agencies and locating a 'hidden' job.

Work experience offers a unique insight into your career, while providing you with valuable skills and contacts in your chosen field.

Find out more about the career paths, training and opportunities of more than 50 different fields.