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Careers and Job Prospects

What we provide

The Careers and Job Prospects service aims to help develop and improve the employability of our students and graduates. We provide specialist one-to-one advice, careers management sessions and employment activities covering:

  • Reviewing CVs, covering letters and application forms
  • Career planning and decision making
  • Options with a subject/degree
  • Preparing for interviews and assessment centres
  • Developing portfolios
  • Networking with employers
  • Advice about self-employment and entrepreneurship
  • Postgraduate Study

Current students can find us on iCity

Student Services info is available on our student portal, iCity (A university login is required).

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We also provide:

If you are an employer looking to raise your profile on campus, consider becoming a mentor or promoting your work opportunities to our students and graduates. For more information, please visit our business services.


Our Code of Practice

The Careers and Job Prospects team are members of Association of Graduate Careers Advisory Services (AGCAS), Association of Graduate Recruiters (AGR) and National Association of Student Employment Services (NASES).

The team work to all the ethics and professional standards set by the professional bodies. Our service has gained the Matrix quality award for the quality of service that we provide and we are fully accredited by the Mentoring and Befriending Foundation for our Inspiring Futures mentoring scheme.

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Contact us

  • Visit us at our offices around the University
  • T: +44 (0)121 331 5588
  • Send an online query to Ask Us, our e-query service and we will reply within three working days.

Course Enquiries Team

The Course Enquiries Team is a dedicated information and guidance centre for prospective students wanting to find out about the courses we offer at Birmingham City University. We offer a range of advice from entry qualifications and how to apply, to help with finding accommodation and managing your finances.

Student Info

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