Careers Service

Information, advice and guidance services

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

Info & advice drop-ins

Our information and advice drop ins are being held online. Just email careers@ed.ac.uk with your student number and we'll get back to you.

Advice on using our careers information resources is here:

Careers research guide for University of Edinburgh students

Ask a question via MyCareerHub

Current University of Edinburgh students and graduates  (up to 2 years after graduation) can send questions to us using the Ask A Question facility on MyCareerHub.

We will reply  within 3 working days.

Unfortunately we cannot offer CV or applications feedback as part of this service.

Appointments

All our appointments are being held online via Skype or Microsoft Teams. 

For some enquiries, we ask that you book an appointment with one of our Careers Consultants:

Feedback on CVs, covering letters, personal statements, applications, LinkedIn profiles (20 minutes)

Careers guidance to discuss any topic (20 minutes)

Practice interviews to practise and get feedback (45 minutes)

 

 

 

Appointments

All you need to know about our appointments service

Before you book your appointment

We encourage you to make full use of resources as they will often give you the answers you need. If you would still like to book an appointment, check out the relevant resources below and follow our advice – this will ensure you make the most of your appointment with the consultant.

Careers Consultant caseloads

While our Careers Consultants have school-based caseloads, all are experienced at working with a range of students and graduates. You can make an appointment with any Consultant.

School-specific information

Use your School's link as a starting point for exploring careers.

Information resources

Find out how to do your own careers research using the resources we've gathered together.

Related Links

Who can use the Careers Service?