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Master's careers support

From the moment you start your MSc you will have access to a specialist careers team which includes professionally qualified MSc Careers Advisers and a dedicated International Employer Engagement Officer.

When you choose a master's programme at the University of Liverpool Management School, you will be getting so much more than a degree.

You will also have access to a versatile online careers portal which can be accessed 24/7 on all devices. This innovative careers portal, Handshake, allows you to manage job vacancies, sign up for events and keep up-to-date with careers information and advice via the MSc programme blogs.  

During your time here and up to five years after graduation, you will have access to a wide range of careers events, activities and support.

Links to employers

Master's Consultancy Challenge

Master's students at the Management School have the opportunity to take part in the ‘We can work it out’ master’s consultancy challenge. Students are split into multip-disciplinary teams are presented with consultancy problems from a number of organisations.

Top employers, including Chester Zoo, Unilever, Mando, Airbus, PwC and Decathlon have taken part in the challenge, during which students will have access to a consultancy expert and benefit from workshops such as ‘developing consultancy skills’ and ‘pitching an idea’. 

Employer Visits

Master's students have previously enjoyed visits to blue-chip employers, including Santander and Unilever. 

July 2015

Employers such as PwC, Deloitte, KPMG, Vodafone and Jaguar Land Rover, have visited the campus to meet students and to deliver workshops and presentations. 

Careers Events


Your MSc will be busy and demanding, so for your convenience, we deliver weekly career webinars which can be watched live or viewed later at a time and date that suits you.

Workshops and seminars 

We deliver a wide range of career-related workshops and seminars which provide you with the opportunity to develop employability skills and to prepare for the recruitment process. Sessions include Successful Networking, Creating a winning CV and Preparing for Assessment Centres.

Careers Fairs

There are two annual careers fairs which provide you with the chance to meet over 70 recruiters at one time, in one venue.  There are several other specialist fairs held throughout the year. 

Job vacancies

Careers software

Our innovative and highly specialised career software programme, Handshake, brings together a wealth of opportunities, from part-time jobs and internships through to graduate job vacancies.

Work maze guides

The Work Maze recruitment guides are detailed surveys of recruitment in the top companies.  They include the names of key recruitment contacts, details of internships and graduate schemes. 

International career opportunities

Whilst studying at the Management School, your International Employer Engagement officer will provide you with a range of services including:

  • A series of job market reports tailored to your programme and your preferred industry.
  • A range of guest speaker webinars, delivered by employers and alumni.
  • Career contact project which will provide an opportunity to develop a one-to-one relationship with alumni working in your preferred industry.
  • Career zone blog updates on developments in your home country.
syeda sabreena zaman 2017

The School provides excellent career support to students. It enables us to be confident and well prepared for the real life challenges during employment.

Syeda Sabreena Zaman: Master in Management Student 2017

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