Careers and employability

Careers support

Undergraduate students in the Employability Suite

Our dedicated Employability Team will support and guide you throughout your studies, and provide advice when you’re looking for an industrial placement or internship. You’ll also benefit from:

  • Specialist employability meetings
  • Timetabled employability sessions
  • Presentations and workshops delivered by employers

Every year our Employability Team organises a STEM Careers Fair, which will give you the opportunity to meet a number of graduate employers to discuss career and internship opportunities. Some of the employers included: L’Oreal, P&G, Unilever and Essar Oil.

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Annual STEM Careers Fair

You’ll also have access to the University’s Careers Centre, which is one of the largest in the country. Plus, you’ll be able to attend the Yorkshire Graduate Recruitment Fair and the Autumn Graduate Jobs and Internships Fair.

You will have regular meetings with your personal tutor to help support your academic and personal development. You will also have access to Leeds for Life, where you can keep a record of all you have done and achieved, this will help you complete application forms and prepare for interviews in the future.