Information sheets

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

Student groups

Research students and staff

International students

Students with disabilities

Alumni

  • See also the alumni web pages

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.

Mature students

Considering...

‌Considering...

Information resources and background reading about careers in the following sectors:

Education

Finance, business & management

Government, legal & public services

Health

Publishing, media, performing & creative and performing arts

Science, engineering & technology

Social-related sectors 

Further study

Further study

Work experience

‌‌‌‌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