Click on the tabs below for information sheets on:
- Career planning
- Information for specific student groups
- Considering...different job sectors
- Job hunting (from application to interview)
- Postgraduate study
- Getting work experience in different sectors
Please note: the Word document versions need to be downloaded. The pdf versions should open automatically when selected.
Research students and staff
Students with disabilities
Diversity & equality
Note: in addition to the information sheets listed here, advice from universities' careers professionals on key diversity issues (including gender, race, disability, mental health, age, political and ethical issues) is available on the targetjobs website.
Information resources and background reading about careers in the following sectors:
Finance, business & management
Government, legal & public services
Publishing, media, performing & creative and performing arts
Science, engineering & technology
Also see our Job Hunting Toolkit pages.
Applications and CVs
Interviews and assessment centres
Work experience and part-time work
Work experience in different sectors
It can be more difficult to get work experience in some sectors than others. The following titles will give suggestions on possible sources of information on these areas.
Taking time out / gap year