Helping you to fulfil your Career aspirations
Careers & Employability works with students, graduates, postgraduates, employers, and
University staff, to deliver a highly respected and valued service. Working with Cardiff
Business School it offers a wide range of specialist careers advice and information, workshops, employer events, careers fairs and many other activities for Cardiff Business
Careers Advice and Information
Career Consultations - 30 minutes bookable up to 2 weeks in advance (check venue when booking) via Your Careers Account. Ideally suited to devising a strategy and discussing issues in depth e.g.
You have no idea what you want to do or are considering many different options.
You are unsure which career or postgraduate option may suit you best.
There are constraints or problems/issues affecting your choice.
Quick Enquiries - 15 minutes bookable up to a day in advance (the appointments are released at 2.30pm, check venue when booking) via Your Careers Account. Shorter appointments aimed at brief queries, CV or application form reviews, emergency advice etc.
Drop-in - Need to ask a quick question but haven’t had time to book?
Career Consultations for CARBS – Mon pm and Tues all day, Room
Quick Enquiries & Drop-in - Thurs pm Careers & Employability Centre, 50
Career Consultations – Mon, Wed, Thurs & Fri am, Room Q.09,
Drop-in – Wed & Fri pm, Room Q.09, Aberconway – a ‘sign-up’ sheet for drop-in will be available from 12noon on Weds & Fri on the careers notice board outside Q.09
International Students see Aled Williams, Career Consultant
Up to 30 minutes on Thursdays during semester time, bookable 2 weeks in advance via
Your Careers Account, for international students who wish to discuss:
work visas in relation to UK job search and applications
language and etiquette in relation toUKjob applications
International job search strategy.
Career Central online and at 50 Park Place
Career Central is both an online and physical careers resource, jam-packed with information, advice and guidance to help you with your career related decisions and activities throughout
University. Log onto our website (login using your Cardiff University username and password) or call into 50 Park Place, top floor - where you can: Explore everything to do with your career choice
Identify your interests, skills & competencies
Browse career, job, employability and postgraduate study options and information
View student & graduates commonly asked questions
Access careers guidance publications & downloads
View online testing, databases, videos and more
Includes information and resources specifically for Cardiff Business School
Careers & Employability offer a great range of support for students who want work experience, internships, placements or work tasters: Experience Works - Unpaid work experience suitable for 1st & 2nd year students
Santander Internships - Paid Internships, suitable for final year students, grads & postgrads CUPID - Paid Internships within the University, suitable for final year students, grads
Classroom Experience Project - Unpaid work experience in schools, suitable for all