Student story: My QConsult experience (applications open now!)

Thinking about autumn term already? Don’t forget that QConsult starts again next term and applications are open NOW.  Carola Bigogno (Biomedical Sciences graduate) took part in QConsult last year, working on a project for a local housing charity. Here’s what she had to say about her experience on the programme: Why did you get involved … More Student story: My QConsult experience (applications open now!)

QInsight: Have you considered a career in the Civil Service?

Are you interested in a career with the Civil Service, but daunted by the application process? Or perhaps you’ve thought about a Civil Service career but just aren’t sure if it’s the right path for you? Or maybe you are interested in lots of big graduate schemes but are confused about how to approach their recruitment process? … More QInsight: Have you considered a career in the Civil Service?

Guest blog: Why students should consider a career in FinTech

As a student, thinking about your future can be a daunting prospect – especially if you’re considering careers and industries that aren’t so widely known about. One such industry might be FinTech (financial technology), an emerging industry that uses new technology to improve financial services. A hugely exciting and rapidly growing industry, FinTech covers many … More Guest blog: Why students should consider a career in FinTech

Thinking of taking a gap year after graduating?

Taking a “gap year” either for self-fulfilment or career development can reap rewards. In a survey last year, 37% of employers believe it increases people skills, and 35% agreed a year out helps people adapt quickly to new situations. To make the most of it, make your time out count: Why take a year out? Going … More Thinking of taking a gap year after graduating?