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For current students

We have a wide range of resources, appointments and events to help you towards achieving your goals.

Some pages require login using your UB username and password.

Book an appointment

Get in touch to book an appointment or reserve online.

Find a job

Advice and resources to help you find a part-time or graduate job.

Placements and internships

Explore your options for gaining work experience during your studies.

Careers workshops and webinars

See our programme of employability workshops and webinars, and book your place.


Help with CVs, application forms, covering letters, interviews and more.

The Bradford Employability Award - Active Career Planner

Gain credit for your employability activities with this great programme.

Opportunities abroad

Opportunities for study and work placements in Europe and internationally, including funding available.

For postgraduate and MBA students

Tailored support for postgraduate and MBA students.

For international students

Information about working in the UK, plus graduate opportunities in your home or other country.

Develop your skills

Explore the range of employability skills and find out how to develop them

Explore your options

Find out about your career options beyond university.

Postgraduate study

Finding suitable courses, funding and applications for further study.

Support in your faculty

Link careers staff and other careers activity in your faculty.

Quick logins

Find a range of job and internship opportunities and careers events, plus you can reserve an appointment online on the Handshake Career Centre, and explore a range of resources including CV Builder, Interview Simulator and more on Build My Career (more details below).

Handshake Career Centre

  • Home of our jobs board featuring a wide range of opportunities, including exclusive listings for our students and graduates.
  • Create a profile, upload your CV and tailor your job seeking criteria.
  • See our range of careers appointments and book online.
  • Plus, easily book your place at any of our workshops, events and careers fairs via the event listings tab.

Log in to Handscake Career Centre and activate your account now.

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Build my career

Our career development portal has some great features to enhance your job prospects, including CV builder, interview simulator, assessment centre info and lots of career planning advice through videos, audio clips and interactive exercises.

See our guide to useful content on our SharePoint site.

Log in to Build my career now.

Graduates First practice test portal

You also have access to a range of full-length practice tests from Graduates First for free

Register with your university email address to activate your account.

The portal includes:

  • 10 Verbal reasoning tests
  • 15 Numerical reasoning tests
  • 15 Logical reasoning tests
  • 3 Abstract Reasoning Tests
  • 4 Diagrammatic Reasoning Tests
  • 3 Spatial Reasoning Tests
  • 8 Game-based assessment
  • 2 Situational Judgement Tests (SJT)
  • 7 IBM IPAT Tests
  • Watson Glaser Test
  • 3 CAPP Tests (Numerical, Verbal and Critical Reasoning)
  • Workstyle Personality Questionnaire (WPQ)
  • Question Identifier Tool (QIT)
  • Automated Video Interview Practice

Plus a range of Assessment Centre Exercises and short employer insight videos and recruitment processes.

Current students use the link above, for graduate accounts please email us at with your name, UB number and personal email address and we will set up an account for you.