Careers support in your final year

Your final year of university is an exciting time, with lots of possibilities open to you after graduation. However, between your academic work, extracurricular activities and job hunting, it’s normal to feel a bit overwhelmed at times. The Careers Service recognises that your time at university has been challenging, and that you may need extra support as you plan your next steps after your degree.

Whether you’re applying for graduate jobs, considering postgraduate study or just aren’t sure what to do, the Careers Service is here to help.

Essential actions for final year undergraduates

A lot of recruitment and employer events take place very early in your final year, but it's not all over by November.

Final Year Future Week: 14-18 June 2021

Final Year Future Week is a weeklong programme of careers events, especially for final year students and recent graduates. Open to all disciplines and degree levels, the programme will run from Monday, 14 to Friday, 18 June 2021.

The week aims to help you plan your first steps after finishing university and will feature a variety of employer events, alumni panels, careers workshops and the Future Week Fair.

To find out more and register for events, visit the Final Year Future Week programme.

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