About us: what we do, and why we do it
Find out what we do, why we do it and who to contact in the Careers Service.
What we do
We share and develop our expertise in CEIG (careers education, information advice and guidance) and labour market knowledge, maintaining this through our wide network of contacts
We carry out research into issues relating to careers and employability, within this University and the wider HE sector, to inform both our practice and the wider institutional aims of the University
We provide information, advice and guidance to students from first to final year at UG and PG levels and to recent graduates
We present a range of opportunities for students to explore possibilities, build experience and recognise and articulate what they gain as a result of this
We offer an extensive programme of webinars, online toolkits, events, appointments and up to date careers and labour market information
We work with a wide range of employers and organisations to offer professional insight into the demands of different sectors and recruitment and selection practices
We support staff hosting internships for our students through our Employ.Ed internship programmes
Each School has a Careers Consultant as a point of contact within the Careers Service.
If you've a general enquiry please email us at email@example.com
Here are contact emails for specific programmes:
Employ.ed internships programmes (Employ.ed in an SME, Employ.ed for PhDs, Employ.ed on Campus)
To open students' eyes to the wealth of possibilities ahead of them, while at university and beyond, helping them to explore new avenues, tap into their talents and confidently shape their futures.
We aim to inspire and empower every University of Edinburgh student to be the best they can be, to fully develop their potential and to achieve satisfying and rewarding futures.