Careers support for graduates

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.

Graduates now have access to CareerSet Online CV Checker!

Get instant CV feedback 24/7 with CareerSet, wherever you are in the world. Log into CareerConnect to find your exclusive alumni code, then use it to create your CareerSet account. Remember to use the same email you used when you registered for CareerConnect!

Graduate Support

As a recent graduate of The University of Manchester you can continue to use the Careers Service within your eligibility period – usually for two years after completing your degree.

This means you will continue to have access to:

Get in touch if you would like to discuss how we can support you with your career. Check out our 5 top tips for reconnecting with the Careers Service as a recent graduate, or go head and book a one-to-one careers appointment with one of our Careers Consultants via Zoom, Skype or telephone.

Get help finding a graduate job

  • CareerConnect Access opportunities and events for University of Manchester students and graduates. When your student account stops working, use the graduate login and follow the instructions on screen to register for your graduate account.
  • Graduate Job Search 200+ targeted searches for graduate jobs across a range of sectors.
  • Manchester Graduate Talent Paid, graduate-level roles in Greater Manchester for 2019 and 2020 graduates from The University of Manchester.
  • Finding work in Manchester Our guide on finding work in Manchester, including information on where to look for opportunities and Manchester’s top graduate employers.
  • Finding hidden graduate jobs Our guide on how to access graduate opportunities and work experience that aren’t openly advertised, including tips on making speculative applications and networking.

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