Coronavirus updates 

In line with the latest advice from the UK Government and the prevention of COVID-19,we're moving our Careers and Enterprise provision online and staff will be working remotely.

Careers and enterprise phone or Skype appointments can be booked via InfoHub and any messages or queries can be submitted via MyQuestions.

Students can continue to access the Careers toolkit for online resources such as the CV360 tool and Interview simulator.

Find out more about the Careers toolkit.

View the latest coronavirus updates.

Careers sessions and drop-ins

Our drop-in service and careers sessions are a great starting point where we will help you identify the most useful resources or other appropriate support from our service to meet your needs. Come along for support with: 

  • Finding careers events and online careers resources
  • Getting work experience (including placements)
  • CV resources and feedback
  • Covering letter resources and feedback
  • Job application resources and initial feedback
  • Interview preparation resources
  • Enterprise and self-employment.

Drop-in locations

Frenchay Campus drop-in locations

We run a daily drop-in service at Frenchay Campus in the E-Zone (Careers and Enterprise zone – room 2D11) and throughout the week (term time) in various locations around Frenchay Campus.

Please note: In periods of high demand we can’t guarantee that you’ll be seen, so we recommend that you arrive at the beginning of a session. Times and locations may vary during vacation times.

To attend, just visit us at one of the below locations.

Monday
E-Zone (2D11): 09:30–12:30
Bristol Business School (X Block) (2X115) 14:00–15:30

Tuesday
E-Zone (2D11) 09:30–12:30
Bristol Business School (X Block) (2X115) 14:00–15:30

Wednesday
E-Zone (2D11) 11:00am–12:30
Bristol Business School (X Block) (2X115) 14:00–15:30

Thursday
E-Zone (2D11) 09:30–12:30
Bristol Business School (X Block) (2X115) 14:00–15:30

Friday
E-Zone (2D11) 09:30–12:30
Bristol Business School (X Block) (2X115) 14:00-15:30

Bookable careers sessions at City Campus (Bower Ashton) - term time only

We run bookable careers sessions on Bower Ashton Campus, taking place in the library. To attend a careers session, book an appointment through InfoHub or at the Information Point for Tuesdays or Thursdays during term time.

Bookable careers sessions at City Campus (Arnolfini) - term time only

We run bookable careers sessions at Arnolfini in room 4AF010, near the Information Point on the fourth floor.

You can book an appointment through InfoHub or at the Information Point for Mondays during term time.

Vacancy Plus drop-in

'Vacancy Plus' is our quick query drop-in service where you can get specialist help with finding vacancies for:

  • placements
  • work experience
  • internships
  • volunteering
  • global/international opportunities
  • jobs.

This drop-in service is available at Frenchay Campus in the E-Zone (2D11).

At times we provide specific slots about various topics including the UWE Bristol Futures Award, volunteering and international opportunities. Please check the appointment calendar on InfoHub (login required) for more details.

Frenchay Campus drop-in times

Monday to Friday 11:00–13:00 term time only.

Careers coaching

These specialist sessions are longer appointments and provide coaching to help you take control of your future aspirations.

Before booking one of these appointments, you should either look at the online resources in Career Toolkit, come along to our daily Career Essentials workshops in E-Zone during term time or attend one of our daily drop-ins. 

These 30-minute appointments can provide help with:

  • more complex career issues
  • career choice
  • exploring options
  • postgraduate applications
  • in-depth and specialist application form/CV help and preparation for interviews
  • mock interviews
  • course change – exploring potential impact on future career plans
  • enterprise and self-employment options. 

Booking a Careers Coaching appointment

Careers Coaching appointments are available at Frenchay Campus all year round and other campuses during term time. To book your first appointment, log in to InfoHub and visit our appointments section or contact us.

Specialist appointments

International students

We offer specialist appointments for international students. We will support you in your search for work in the UK or abroad after you graduate.

Book an appointment

Enterprise and start-up advice

We also offer support to students seeking enterprise advice, including:

  • project/business ideas and exploring it to find out if it is a viable business
  • looking for early start-up support
  • running a business and want help with the next steps
  • where to go to get investment/protection
  • writing a business plan
  • self-employed placements
  • bookable business support. 

Book an appointment