Careers Service

School of Mathematics

Information for students in the School of Mathematics.

I don't know where to start

It's OK if you don't know where to start, we're here to help and you'll find lots of suggestions to get you going on this page

What can I do with my degree?

Advice on what you can do with your Mathematics degree including graduate case studies, options related to your degree subject and more

What skills have I gained?

Not sure what you've got to offer? Here you'll find advice to help you figure out what skills you've gained from your degree

Where can I find jobs and work experience?

Advice on how to find jobs including graduate jobs, internships, work/research experience, and part time jobs, including jobs relating to mathematics

Year by year advice

Read our guide to helping you make the most of your time at Edinburgh year by year

Changing or leaving your degree?

Sometimes things don’t go to plan and you find yourself thinking of leaving university or the decision has been made for you. Here you'll find advice on things to think about, what to do next and how to get more help if you need it

I need more help

How to get more help from your Careers Service including details of our Helpdesk service and how to book an appointment

If you need any further information, please consider:

  • We offer an in-person information and general advice drop-in service Monday - Friday.  No need to make an appointment, unless you want in-depth feedback on a CV, application or LinkedIn profile, or a practice interview, or careers guidance.

Info and advice drop-in service.

  • The Careers Consultant for this School is Matt Vickers. However you are free to book an appointment with any of our available Careers Consultants, all of whom can offer guidance on any career area.
  • coming to the Maths careers drop-in on Mondays in teaching weeks, outside the Magnet Cafe in JCMB, 12.30-2.30pm