Careers and Placements
Planning your next steps can seem like a challenge alongside your studies, but we're here to help.
We are here to support Aston University students with professional and friendly advice throughout their time at university and up to three years after they graduate. We help students develop the skills and experience they need to choose the right career path and stand out in a competitive job market.
Our award-winning team is dedicated to helping students to write effective CVs, cover letters and applications. We also support students with a range of events, one-to-one support and group sessions across a range of employability topics.
The team also work closely with industry professionals and employers from across the globe to source placement and graduate opportunities for our students.
Time to make a decision about your placement year! Whatever route you choose to take, we're here to help.
You may not be on campus, but our resources and on-placement support team are just a few clicks away.
Whether you're on a taught or research postgraduate programme, we have dedicated support to help you with all of your career needs.
Our support doesn't stop once you've graduated – you can still access our services for up to three years after you leave Aston.
Studying in a new country and perhaps in a new language can be difficult. We're here to help with all your career needs.
We have a tonne of resources to support you during your time at Aston and after you graduate. To make them easy to find, we've created a handy resource library.
These online tools are exclusive to Aston students and graduates, and can help with everything from checking your CV to preparing you for an interview.
Our blog features student-to-student advice, stories from graduates, tips from employers and guest posts from Aston University staff.