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Own your career with Liverpool

Whether you have always had a specific career path in mind, or you’re unsure at the moment, we’ll help you find where you want to be – and support you to get there.

We’re in the top 25 most targeted universities by the Times Top 100 Graduate Recruiters.

From the day you arrive at Liverpool, we’ll be working with you to help you realise your ambitions. We have developed a holistic approach to prepare you for your future career, and it’s an approach which gets results for our students.

You’ll probably never have greater opportunities open to you than you will at university. Learn a new skill, join a society, study abroad, get a part time job or volunteer... It’s all here for you to take advantage of, you just need to take the first step. And every opportunity you take helps to build transferrable skills that are great for your CV to help you stand out from the crowd.

We asked some of our current students and alumni to share their tips for making the most of your time here to take control of your career. Or you can view the full profiles here: Careers leaflet.

Get involved

Get involved in activities

Get real experience of assessment centres, video interviews, psychometric tests, and more.

Be adaptable

Be adaptable

Some programmes have integrated placements, employer led elements in modules and real-world dissertation projects connecting you with future employers.

Volunteer

Develop skills by volunteering

Get involved in immersive work-based experiences and the sharing of reflection, self-awareness and peer learning.

Identify skills gaps

Identify your skills gaps

Develop skills to search for jobs, get personalised advice and feedback on writing CVs, cover letters and personal statements.

OUR PROMISE TO YOU

We’ll get to know you really well. You’ll meet lots of new people along the way and have the opportunity to try exciting things in new environments. By the time you leave us you will understand what comes next and be ready for success.

Emma Moore, Director of Careers and Employability