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Finding a job



There are a wide range of varied opportunities available to you with a languages degree. here you'll find out where to search for roles and learn tips for your applications.


Top employers

Language graduates are employed by a wide variety of employers and sectors, including:

  • business services
  • charity work
  • engineering
  • media
  • museums and libraries
  • public administration
  • teaching
  • tourism
  • transport and logistics.

Useful websites to start your job search

We recommend starting your search using our online jobs board, MyCareer. Other popular job search websites include:

There are also specialist sites that advertise accounting, finance and economics opportunities: 

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Are you looking for a role in Hampshire? Our Graduate Recruitment Consultancy can help!

If you're in the final year of your degree, you can register for support from our Graduate Recruitment Consultancy. They work with over 3,000 employers in the local area to place our students into fantastic graduate careers.

Learn more about the Graduate Recruitment Consultancy



Get in touch

Visit our career centre 

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


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