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Make full use of the University Careers Service, both before you graduate and afterwards. We provide support with getting a graduate job and advice on your options after your degree, including postgraduate research or further study. We support you for three years after you leave your course, or until you register with another UK Higher Education Institution, whichever comes first.

Explore your options

If you need support to decide what to do next, see the explore your options section of our website.

You can register for our free online course, how to choose a career you'll love or get some career ideas by searching use your subject or our Graduate case studies.

If you are looking for specialist websites for your chosen career, our occupational resources have lots of links.

We can also help you with finding jobs and postgraduate study in a wide range of countries besides the UK - through our International careers resources.

Looking for work?

Use Career Connect to see the latest jobs and events for University of Sheffield graduates, and come and talk to us about ways to find more job opportunities. To continue to access the latest vacancies after you leave the University, make sure you create a graduate registration on Career Connect.

Get help with applications

In order to compete for jobs, it's crucial that you are 'selling' your skills and experience in your applications and at interview. From writing high quality applications to succeeding at interviews, there’s advice on all aspects of the recruitment process at CVs, applications and interviews.

Our free online MOOC (Massive Open Online Course), How to Succeed at: Writing Applications runs all year round and provides tips to help you produce a perfect CV, application and online profile when applying for a job or course. Once you get shortlisted, our online MOOC, How to Succeed at: Interviews can provide the tools you need to land your dream job or course place.

You can also get your applications reviewed, or practise your interview technique using our virtual reality interview software by booking an appointment on Career Connect.

Stay in touch

Don’t forget, the Careers Service offers you individual support for up to three years after graduation, available in person, or by phone or Skype. You can use Career Connect to book an advice session or send us an email enquiry.

Your future career is very important to us, so please make sure the University has your telephone and email contact details when you leave so we can provide the support that you need. Check your details are up to date on Your University Record.