Have your say with student surveys


 Careers blog written by Irena Zientek, Information Development Manager, Careers Student opinions and feedback are sought by employers, research organisations and the University itself. Each year there are major national and international surveys, which aim to discover what current students think about their place of study, which employers interest them, and what careers they want … Continue reading Have your say with student surveys

In other news…


In other news....   WORK Want to work abroad in hospitality? Join the EURES Online Hospitality Job Day 27 January 2016 - live chat, presentations and job search all from the comfort of home! LEARN Free online Unlocking your Employability course from EdX - register now, starts 28 January 2016 Free online Introduction to Journalism course … Continue reading In other news…

In other news…


 External events and news you might be interested in Events / fairs Healthcare science open day - 15 January, Newcastle Engineering Simulation Show - 7 April 2016, Roundhouse, Derby. Competitions Policy ideas competition from think tank, Legatum Institute. This year's essay question is: ‘How can we ensure that ageing societies are more prosperous societies?’ 1st prize … Continue reading In other news…

Feedback to Prospects could win you £150 ASOS vouchers


Prospects website understands that students and graduates have different preferences when it comes to accessing careers advice and the latest opportunities. To help it continue to provide products and services of value to students it is carrying out a student survey to help it understand more about how students access this type of information. User opinions are really important … Continue reading Feedback to Prospects could win you £150 ASOS vouchers

Study abroad


Have you undertaken study abroad or are you considering it? On behalf of UniversitiesUK and the British Council, the Careers Research & Advisory Centre (CRAC) is undertaking a survey to obtain students’ and recent graduates’ perspectives on spending time abroad during degree programmes. We are interested in exchanges or other periods spent in an overseas … Continue reading Study abroad

Discover your Career Type and find employers looking for people like you!


Take the Universum Career Test to discover your Career Type, gain insights on how you compare to other students, and generate optimal employers based on your answers. Click here to take the career test. The aggregate data also helps universities identify the needs of their students to better improve their services.   Your answers are always … Continue reading Discover your Career Type and find employers looking for people like you!

Take the Trendence survey and get the chance to win


Take the trendence survey because we’re giving away... Five x £500 Amazon vouchers, ten x £200 Amazon vouchers A 12 month Spotify Premium subscription (every fortnight!) Enter the competition. We want to know what you think of your university course, which employers you like, and how you’re feeling about your future career. We use the … Continue reading Take the Trendence survey and get the chance to win