Those on a cognate programme of study of duration over 6 months leading to an award at the University of Manchester are eligible for full access to the Careers Service.

University of Manchester Graduates

  • Access to services for two years from your course completion date.

Left a University of Manchester degree without completing?

  • You have access to our services for one calendar year from the date you left your course.

University of Manchester staff

Any member of staff who is currently a student at, or who has completed an Undergraduate or Postgraduate degree within the last 2 years from The University of Manchester is entitled to use the University of Manchester Careers Service.

Additionally or if you are not eligible to access graduate support at the Careers Service you may be able to get a career mentor or a coach via Staff Learning & Development, who also provide a number of workshops on the training calendar around careers topics.

If you need access to event and vacancy information for the purpose of advising students go to CareerConnect and login as Manchester staff. If you do not have a staff account fill in the registration form.

For some staff working at The University is a stepping stone, while for others academia is the goal. We provide a range of resources on suitable for staff and students who may be looking to progress or make a career move.

Postgraduate researchers

New and prospective students

You have access to most of the information on our website and you may find it useful to start exploring some of the services and options available to you before you arrive.

Alternative sources of guidance