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Careers, Employability and Enterprise - Get the most from your time at university

We are here to help. All appointments are virtual using Microsoft Teams

The Teams app is free to download to any smart device. If you don’t have access to a smart device, let us know and we can make alternative arrangements.

A variety of appointments are available depending on the support you would like:

  • Application support
  • Mock interviews
  • Careers guidance
  • Quick queries

Make an appointment or please feel free to email us.

The Careers, Employability and Enterprise Team helps students to explore, develop and shape their futures, the service is available to all current and prospective students, as well as to graduates of the University of Suffolk within three years of their graduation. 

The commitment to employability, enterprise and entrepreneurship across the curriculum is an important characteristic of our courses and students are encouraged to get involved in exciting opportunities that can enhance these three areas. We also have a growing selection of strategic partnerships that ensure our students and graduates can be connected to a variety of exciting opportunities to prepare them for the their futures. Our newest partners in the 21-22 academic year include national graduate recruitment agency, Sanctuary Graduates, and Bodyswaps, our VR partner providing students with the chance to enhance their skills and attributes through immersive VR modules. 

Students and alumni have 24/7 access to FutureMe, our interactive online career development platform. If you are a graduate that has not previously accessed FutureMe and created your alumni account, or you have any problems logging in, please visit Alumni Access to FutureMe, or email the Careers team.  

We hold employer events, workshops and presentations throughout the year which enable students and organisations to network.  Check here regularly for details of the next events.

Other useful resources:

University of Suffolk embraces working with businesses. If you would like to know more about how our organisations can work together, please visit our Business Engagement and Entrepreneurship page.

The Careers Service is based at Ipswich, and is accessible by current University of Suffolk students who are studying in the following locations: Ipswich, East Coast College, Suffolk New College, and West Suffolk College. Graduates from these locations can also access our support for 3 years following graduation. 

If you are enrolled onto a University of Suffolk course at Global Banking School, London School of Commerce, Unitas, Unicaf, or another location/institution not listed above, you will need to contact the Careers or Student Services Team at your institution for 1:1 support. 

Contact

A Careers Adviser is available for information, advice and careers guidance.

E: careers@uos.ac.uk

T: 01473 338840

For regular updates:

Twitter: @UniofSuffolkCareers 

Facebook: /UniofSuffolkCareers