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Career and Employability Services

Our services

We are delighted to welcome students to our modern Careers space for face-to-face appointments  We also offer remote video and phone appointments, and our events and workshops are a combination of on-campus and online activities.   See more details on our appointments page.

Find links to our services, information and resources for current students, graduates, staff and businesses below, and please get in touch if you have any questions or comments.

See our About Us page for more details about our team and our statements of service.

Your Graduate Job, Step by Step

Is it time for you to apply for your first graduate job? If so, this programme has been designed to guide you through each step from searching for opportunities to interviewing effectively. You can personalise this programme to you, by selecting activities that feel most appropriate for your job search. If at any point through the programme you feel you would like to discuss your progress with the team, please book an appointment with us. We offer our appointments in person, over the phone, virtually or via email.

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As a University of Bradford graduate, you are welcome to access our services for up to five years after your studies. We also offer specific opportunities exclusively to graduates.

Services for business

We are always interested to hear from businesses who would like to be involved with the University. You can engage with students in a number of ways, including offering work experience and placements, delivering workshops, attending careers fairs and events and more.

Find out more about working with us and our students.

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Information for staff

Find out about employing students on campus, faculty link staff, graduate destinations and more on our SharePoint site (log in required).

Contact us

To speak to one of us or to book an appointment:

Telephone: +44 (0)1274 234991 (ext 4991 for internal calls)

Book your appointment online on the Handshake Career Centre

For general enquiries please email:

Graduates please email:

For enquiries about advertising a job, attending one of our Careers Fairs or any other questions for our Employer and Placement Services team,

You can also find individual contact details on our team pages.

Off-campus advice

Remote appointments (by video, phone and email) can be booked through the Handshake Career Centre.

Please remember to include your contact details and preferred contact method.

If you are outside the UK, please bear in mind the potential time difference between UK time (GMT) and your location.

Opening hours

Monday  09:00-17:00
Tuesday 09:00-17:00
Wednesday 09:00-17:00
Thursday 09:00-17:00
Friday 09:00-16:00

Please note: the last appointment of the day will finish by the stated closing time.

Follow us on Instagram

Follow us on Instagram to keep up to date on what's happening in Careers.

Follow us on LinkedIn

Join our LinkedIn network for the latest opportunities, events and information.

Find us on Facebook

Visit our Facebook page. We have regular posts each weekday

Subscribe to our YouTube Channel 

Subscribe to our YouTube channel to see all of our latest videos