Welcome to the School of Engineering and Digital Arts Employability blog. This blog provides information and advice to help you achieve the career you want. It will be updated regularly with the latest news, opportunities, internships and graduate jobs, as well as the opportunities available at the University of Kent to help you improve your employability.

Contact us

This site is updated by the Employability & Placements team for Computing, Engineering and Maths. You can contact them by emailing cemsemployability@kent.ac.uk 

Kate Ayres – Employability and Placements Manager, email: cemsplacements@kent.ac.uk

Provides placement support to Computing, Digital Arts and Multimedia Technology & Design students registered on the Year in Industry programme during stage 2 and while out on placement.

Nikki Ellis – Employability and Placements Manager, email: N.j.Ellis@kent.ac.uk

Provides placement support for Maths and Engineering students registered on the Year in Industry programme.

Kate Buchan – Employability and Placements Officer, email cemsemployability@kent.ac.uk

Provides employability support to all students in Computing, Engineering and Maths at any stage.

Francis Reading – Employability and Placements Assistant, email: F.Reading@kent.ac.uk


Careers and Employability Service

The Careers and Employability Service are available to help any student achieve their career goals, while at university and for three years after you graduate.

The Careers and Employability website has useful information on:

  • Job hunting
  • Career research
  • Applications
  • Events

You can also view vacancies, book appointments for a CV/application review, have a mock interview or receive Careers Guidance, through Target Connect.