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Support in your graduate career

Helping you find your feet in the professional world after you graduate. 


You can access support from our service for 5 years after you graduate. Whether you're unsure of where to start or would like help starting your own freelancing gig, our expertise can help guide you through your next steps. 


Graduate jobs guide

Discover what the difference is between graduate jobs and schemes, where to find opportunities, and how to submit a successful application. 

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Our Graduate Recruitment Consultancy

Find out about our on-campus graduate recruitment service run exclusively for those of you entering your final year of study and graduates of the University.

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Student Startup support

Whether you’re looking to freelance, launch a new business or develop an existing one, the Student StartUp Team can support you.

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Further study

Learn about your options for studying for a postgraduate degree. 

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Career guides

Explore more than 40 industry guides and learn about the knowledge and experience you need to find a job in your dream sector. 

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Working in the UK after you graduate

Learn about the options available to an international student after you graduate.

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Working globally

Get experience working abroad during your vacations or when you graduate with our international job-hunting resources.

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Graduate Outcomes Survey

Make a difference to future students by completing this 10-minute survey. 

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As a University of Portsmouth graduate you can access:

  • MyCareer - our online career platform with the latest graduate jobs, internships and volunteering opportunities. You can also book upcoming career events, 1-1 appointments and browse resources through Career Discovery 
  • 24/7 support through our online CV checker, CareerSet for instant feedback on your CV. Just send us a quick email and we'll give you the exclusive access code.
  • Specialist self-employment and freelancing support and events from our Student Start-Up team.
  • LinkedIn Learning - completely free for up to a year after graduating. Thousands of business, technical and creative courses to take advantage of and add to your LinkedIn profile and CV.
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Contact Us

Visit our career centre:

Rosalind Franklin East, 28 Guildhall Walk, Portsmouth, PO1 2DD


Email us: careers@port.ac.uk

Phone: 023 9284 2684


Book an appointment with us