Careers and Vacation Work

The main source of information about careers and vaction work is provided by the University Careers Service.

The University Careers Service offers comprehensive help, guidance and advice on:

  • finding vacation employment, sponsorship and placements
  • completing application forms, writing CV’s, interview techniques, aptitude tests etc.
  • career prospects for systems engineers

For more information, see the 'Careers with My Degree pages for Automatic Control and Systems Engineering' on the University of Sheffield Careers Service web pages, and the information resources section on careers in engineering:

Careers with My Degree - Automatic Control and Systems Engineering

The University of Sheffield Careers Service home page

The University Careers Service - Information Resources: 'Engineering and Manufacturing'

Latest Vacancies

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Whats On

You can find out what employer presentations are coming up by searching the Whats On database, (inserting engineering in the first search box for example).

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ACSE Research Opportunities

Information about opportunities for research within our Department is available from the Reseach pages of our website.

University Vacancies

Vacancies within the University are announced via the the University Jobs pages.

Skills For Work

The Skills For Work Certificate programme is designed to enhance your employability in the graduate job market.

More about the Skills For Work Certificate

Note about Employment Hours during term time

It may be helpful to obtain some working experience during you degree but please note that there are limits on working hours.

The University has adopted a policy of advising full-time students that they should not undertake paid employment in excess of 20 hours per week, alongside their studies during term time.