Careers

Alongside your academic studies, it's important to start thinking about your career goals early on in your degree. Whether you want to go onto further study, a career in a specific engineering field, or something completely different, there is lots of support available to help you get there. If you're not sure what you want to do, we can help you decide.

Careers Support

Resources to help you achieve your full potential during your studies.

Careers Support

Where Our Graduates Work

Information on our graduate destinations.

Where Our Graduates Work

Regular Careers Events

There's a range of support available to you as an engineering student throughout the semester. You'll get to meet with engineering specialists who understand the industry and the skills, knowledge and attributes employers and companies are looking for in placement students and graduates.

Careers Advice Appointments 

Year in Industry Appointments

One Off Careers Events

These one-off events are a fantastic opportunity to explore your career options and meet directly with employers. New events will be added throughout the year.

The following links will take you to Career Connect, which is an online portal managed by The Careers Service. Here you will find more information about each event, and links to book a place.

September 2019

October 2019

  • Student Led Projects Fair
    Wednesday 2nd October 2019 | 2pm-4pm | Diamond Basement
    This is the perfect opportunity for our new students to talk to current teams and get involved. Representatives include:
    Hex, Phoenix, SunbYte, Sunride Nova Rocket, Cube Sat, MoonWorks, MateRov - Avalon, Sheffield Eco Motorsports, Sheffield Bionics, Formula Student.
  • Part Time Jobs and Volunteering Fair 
    Thursday 3rd October 2019 | 10.30am-2pm
  • All About the Year in Industry For Engineers
    Thursday 3rd October 2019 | 5pm-6pm | Diamond LT01
  • Applications for Engineers presentation 
    Wednesday 9th October | 1am-2pm | Diamond LT03
  • Applications 'writing lab' for Engineers 
    Wednesday 9th October 2019 | 2pm-3pm / 3pm-4pm | Diamond Computer Lab 3
    Come along and work on your application in our 'applications lab.' Employers and careers service staff will be available to answer questions and provide some advice.
  • Mechanical and Aerospace Careers Day (Final Year and PGT Students)
    Thursday 10th October 2019
  • Preparing For Launchpad 2019 - Talk
    Tuesday 15th October 2019 | 12pm-12.50pm
  • Launchpad 2019 - Legal Fair
    Monday 21st October 2019 | 11.30am-3.30pm
  • LaunchPad 2019: Placement & Graduate Jobs Fair 
    Tuesday 22nd October | 11.30am-3.30pm
  • Year in Industry Information Session For Engineers
    Tuesday 22nd October 2019 | 5pm-6pm | Diamond LT03
  • LaunchPad 2019: Placement & Graduate Jobs Fair (With an Engineering and Science Focus)
    Wednesday 23rd October 2019 | 1.30pm-3.30pm
  • Siemens Digital Academy Promotion Event
    Wednesday 23rd October 2019 | 1.30pm-3.30pm | Diamond Mindsphere
    The event is designed to; Raise awareness of what Siemens do and why industrial digitalisation is so important for its future success. Generate interest in the topic.
    Promote the Digital Academy programme.
    Book your place

November 2019

Sporadic Careers Events

Places on all workshops, fairs and employer events are bookable online using the “events” tab in Career Connect via MUSE.