Your time at University provides you with the perfect environment to gain a very broad range of experiences and skills that will be invaluable to you in your future. The role of the Careers Service is to enable and empower you to make the most of these chances by ensuring that all sorts of opportunities are on offer to you.
We arrange work tasters, placements, presentations, workshops, on-campus opportunities, information resources, face-to-face meetings, volunteering options, employer–led events and so much more to prepare you for your future.
As a result of such activities there has been a 9 percentage points rise in the number of AU graduates gaining graduate level employment and a 6 percentage point rise in the number of graduates in work and/or study, compared with a 1% increase nationally. “These new statistics show that rising employment levels among Aberystwyth University graduates constitute one of the many compelling reasons to choose to study here.” Professor April McMahon, Vice-Chancellor of Aberystwyth University.
The below gives a taster of the services which we offer at Aberystwyth University: