Careers and employability
Our Graduates are highly sought after by leading employers. As well as a broad range of career support, we link our students with partner organisations and support them to find, apply and thrive in their chosen career.
How we can support you
The University’s Careers Service offers a variety of opportunities including work experience, internship opportunities and guidance on becoming more employable.
Professional Liaison Network
Our Professional Liaison Network (PLN) run initiatives and partnerships connecting you to alumni and external organisations related to your academic discipline. Activities include mentoring, networking and internships.
Bristol Futures Initiative
Become an adaptable, successful graduate through our Bristol Futures Initiative.
Jobs and work experience
Meet and network with industry leaders
We run events inviting graduates to talk about their work, demonstrating how their degree has provided the expertise for their employment and where your studies can take you. There is an opportunity to discuss the subject and meet the speaker after the event. Speakers come from a diverse range of organisations, these have included Visa and central government think tanks.
Connect with our alumni
We are deeply proud of our highly successful alumni community who have gone on to pursue a broad range of careers and opportunities across the globe. Students can connect with our global alumni community through Bristol Connects an exclusive, online space for alumni, students and staff. After graduation, overseas alumni events can help to enhance your professional network. You can also connect with 19,000 alumni through our University of Bristol LinkedIn group.
University of Bristol is in the top 10% for Employer Reputation within Business and Management studies
(QS World rankings 2020)