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To help you plot your future career path, our Careers & Employability Service will guide you from your first day at BU through to graduation and beyond – up to three years after you leave.

From planning placement years, to identifying overseas study opportunities and exploring options for after you graduate, you’ll benefit from our in-depth knowledge and wide ranging resources.

You’ll also gain insights into recruitment processes, tips on perfecting your CV, and crucial help with interview techniques to put you on the road to career success.

Our links with local, national and international companies grow each year, giving you the chance to network and meet employers at regular campus presentations and recruitment fairs, such as our Graduate & Placements Fair and Part-time Jobs Fair, as well as industry-specific events like our Tourism and Hospitality Employment Day.

And our MyCareerHub website allows you to keep up to date with the latest job vacancies – with hundreds of opportunities at home and abroad.

Did you know? In 2015-16, there were 1,277 one-to-one student consultations with our Careers & Employability Service. 

Did you know? 326 hours of lectures, interactive seminars and bespoke workshops were delivered by careers advisors for our students in 2015-16.


Laura Blanco Toro

"I worked as a marketing assistant at Stella McCartney. I’m lucky to be leaving university with such valuable experience and feel fully prepared to secure my dream job in fashion marketing.” 

Laura Blanco Toro, BA (Hons) Marketing, placement at Stella McCartney

Credit again for turning out such well-rounded and employable students. We will be delighted to recruit again and take on placement students.” Content is King