If you are a University of Manchester student or recent graduate you can book a careers guidance appointment to discuss your career options or job search strategy. Find out how to book here
Please note that MBA students and graduates studying in the Alliance Manchester Business School need to use the Postgraduate AMBS Careers Service instead. MSc students in AMBS may use both the central Careers Service (above) and the Postgraduate AMBS Careers Service. Book an appointment with the Postgraduate AMBS Careers Service on their Careers Platform: https://mbs-csm.symplicity.com/student. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The answers to most careers questions are on our website,
If you have a question you would like to ask in person come to the careers enquiry desk in The Atrium University Place, or look for our drop-in times on CareerConnect under events. Drop-in sessions are normally on campus during semester time. ( during vacation time Zoom dropins a nd live web chat are normally available) select a time and location a that works for you and simply turn up.
Alternatively if you need a longer discussion around your career planning book a careers meeting via CareerConnect.
Depending on your circumstances and the purpose of the application, an employer or postgraduate course provider may ask for a number of references. These may come from your current employer or academic school, or past employment or study depending on what you have done most recently and, or what is relevant. Find out more https://www.careers.manchester.ac.uk/applicationsinterviews/faqs/references/
If your course is due to end / has ended recently, continue to use the 'Student sign in' option up until the point where you receive a 'permission denied' error message after entering your details.
At this point you'll be able to register a new password for your account using the 'Graduate sign in' option as explained below. (You cannot apply for a graduate account while your student account is active.) There are 2 options below:
Active your graduate account by selecting forgot password on the graduate registration page and following the instructions (when using forgotten password to activate your account please use the email that you receive correspondence from us on to do this).
If you find this does not work please register for a Graduate account, making sure to include your Student/Alumni ID. Simply click the 'graduate sign in' button and fill in the short registration form. You will need a non-student email address and your Student/Alumni ID number.
Your Alumni and Student ID is the same number. If you don’t have your Student/Alumni ID card, check emails from Development and Alumni Relations as your Alumni ID is recorded there. If you are unable to locate your Alumni/Student ID please request it here
If you are unable to make your careers appointment you can cancel it by clicking on cancel in the appointment email we sent you . This will take to to your CareerConnect account where you can cancel the appointment.
You can only cancel before the start time of your appointment.