What is Employability?

“A set of achievements – skills, understandings and personal attributes – that make graduates more likely to gain employment and be successful in their chosen occupations, which benefits themselves, the workforce, the community and the economy” Professor Mantz Yorke

Why improve your employability?

The proportion of students getting a First or a 2:1 from a UK University continues to rise. You need more than just a good degree to stand out from the competition.  Employers are looking for a broad range of experience and the ability to demonstrate a wide range of employability skills. Developing employability is an ongoing process so start early!

How to improve your Employability:

First Year Students

Second Year Students

Final Year Students


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