1. Postgraduate Applicants: SMCSE
  2. Careers and employability

Careers and employability

City graduates have some of the best employment and career prospects in the country. Find out more about your future prospects after completion.

Producing graduates who are highly employable is a central focus of City, University of London and our commitment is demonstrated in City's Employability Statement. So, when it comes to finding a job after university, postgraduate students at City benefit from exceptional support and advice.

We believe it is important for our graduates to develop the intellectual capacity, skills and personal attributes required to move into the graduate position they desire, while also fostering the mindset and attitude necessary to embark on a rewarding lifelong journey in their chosen industry.

With ninety-four per cent of City graduates in work or further study within six months of graduating (Which? University, 2016), City are among the top 10 universities in the UK for graduate starting salaries.

Working in collaboration with employers and other University academic departments, City's Careers, Student Development and Outreach Service is here to support you from your first day. We provide a high quality careers and information service for students and recent graduates of City, in collaboration with employers and other University academic and service departments.

Our services

We can help you with:

  • Specialist careers advice
  • Careers workshops and presentations
  • Graduate, internship and placement opportunities
  • Industry insight panel events
  • Student volunteering

Whether you already know what you want to do, or are open to new ideas as you explore the graduate arena, studying at City, University of London will give you the best possible start in your career.

Find out more about how City can help you on your career path.