Careers Service


Write CVs and applications as a postgraduate

Resources specifically for postgraduates

General resources

  • CV and LinkedIn Guide Guide Aimed at undergraduates/Masters with limited work experience.
  • CV handout aimed at those with experience.
  • Part-time jobs guide Handout including tips for CVs and applications for general part-time student work (not specialist part-time roles).
  • Applications and interviews Section of the Careers Service website covering all aspects of applications and interviews.

International resources

  • Work overseas Section of the Careers Service website with advice and resources on working around the world. NB. CVs, covering letters and application processes differ widely by country. Make sure you are using the correct format for the country you are targeting.
  • Passport Career An international job and career resource, licensed for use by current University of Manchester students and recent graduates (login required). Includes detailed information on CVs and applications for 80 countries.
  • CVs and applications for international students Additional information and resources for international students applying in the UK or to other countries.

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