Biomedical Teaching Organisation

Career development

Students from our programmes enter a wide range of professions including research, public engagement and industry.

Drop-in sessions by the elephants

Careers sessions delivered by the University of Edinburgh Careers Service for students at the Deanery of Biomedical Sciences start on the 29th of September 2016, and pop up on the last Thursday of every month from 12-2pm.

Career drop-in sessions are back!

University of Edinburgh Careers Service

Our Careers Service is here to support you to explore your career options, to develop experience throughout your student experience, and to achieve a satisfying and rewarding future.

The Careers Service website provides a comprehensive range of information resources on career choice, further study, recruitment, CVs, interview technique and much more.

Visit the University of Edinburgh Careers Service website

In addition, the MyCareerHub portal provides details of careers events (including careers fairs, employer presentations and themed weeks), and advertises job opportunities (including part-time roles, internships and graduate jobs). You can also use this to book confidential 1:1 careers appointments at the Careers Service or via Skype.

Visit MyCareerHub    

Postgraduate students can access tailored careers information.

Careers resources for postgraduate students

Research Student Careers Blog

Supporting taught postgraduate students resource

Get advice from the University of Edinburgh Careers Service

Research Training

The College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine delivers research training schemes to get and keep the most talented early career researchers, developing our culture of translation of research to maximise impact on health and wealth.

Find out how the College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine supports your career development and research

Postgraduate study

Considering furthering your career with Postgraduate study? We've helpfully compiled information on funding sources for students in Biomedical Sciences.

Fund your Postgraduate study

Go Abroad

Develop your career with our global exchange opportunities.

Summer Programmes

Student exchanges

Biomedical Sciences Postgraduate Seminar Series

The Biomedical Sciences Postgraduate Seminar Series Society organises events throughout the year to help with career and skills development.

Join the Biomedical Sciences Postgraduate Seminar Series

Postgraduate Open Days

The University of Edinburgh hosts open days for prospective Postgraduate students. Come along on the day to see if further study at the University of Edinburgh is for you, or register for a virtual open day to ask questions with our online forum.

Register for a Postgraduate Open Day