Careers Service

What we do

Find out about our key services including information, advice and guidance; talks and events and the Edinburgh Award

Information, advice and guidance services

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Details of our services to students and graduates including information and advice drop-ins, appointments and our information resources

Talks and events

Looking for work
Below is an overview of the big careers events that take place throughout the academic year.

Edinburgh Award

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The Careers Service runs a number of versions of the Edinburgh Award. Aiming to help you learn to excel, increase your impact and stand out from the crowd.

Services for employers

The Careers Service provides a wide range of services to employers including vacancy advertising, talks, events and workshops, as well as information and advice on recruiting our students. Find out more in the Employers section of this website


Information for University of Edinburgh staff

The Careers Service offers a range of support for University staff including information for Personal Tutors and PhD supervisors on supporting your students, as well as career support for some research staff. Find out more in the University staff section of this website:

Information for University staff