Getting you career-ready

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Explore your chosen subject area and join our live chats with current students and staff.

Live Q&As

From supporting you to find that dream placement or open a pop-up shop, to developing those all-important study skills.  We want you to leave us equipped with the most in-demand skills, and the kind of mindset that employers want and need.

Our careers team

Our careers team are here to help you discover what your future looks like.  With practical career advice and mentoring, CV writing workshops and all the tools you’ll need along the way. Hear more from the team themselves.

Careers welcome

Library support

There are a number of ways you can get support with your studies through our 24/7 library. We have helpdesks, an online chat service, as well as 1:1 sessions and workshops on offer. You can also get involved with our student-to-student support scheme where more experienced students help those who are new to the university.  Find out more about what the library can offer you. 

Real experience counts

No matter how much we prepare you for the world of work, there’s nothing like the real thing. With many of our courses including placements you’ll have those valuable on the job skills employers are looking for. And when it comes to learning we’ll take you beyond the classroom, through live projects, field trips, insight sessions and even international opportunities to help kick-start your career.

My placement - Molly's story

Molly's story

A glimpse into your future career

Hear how Priscilla made the most of  the many career enhancing opportunities on offer here and the connections she made. And see what a UWE Bristol degree could do for you. 

Enhance your career prospects
Priscilla

Get enterprise ready

Whether you want to start your own business or not, being enterprise ready is crucial to your future success. That’s why it's central to what we do. For us too it's about being able to identify new opportunities, think creatively, be bold and bring ideas to life. It’s about having the skills you need to get hired.

How to run your own pop-up shop at UWE Bristol

Alice

"Throughout our course guest industry mentors would visit and provide a real insight to the exciting world of business."

Alice, CEO of Indus Four – the company she co-founded alongside other UWE Bristol Alumni.

Well-connected

It’s not just what you know, it’s who you know too. Our partnerships with industry-leading organisations and businesses are what keep our course content relevant and your future skills in demand.

"We’ve built a robust relationship with UWE Bristol lecturers and course director leads. This is complemented through our seat on the UWE Bristol Board, where we help to shape discussions in course content and direction. As an employer, we look to add value by ensuring the courses provide a ‘true to life’ perspective for students.”"

Caron Ricciardi, Senior Business Development Manager, Lloyds Banking Group

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