I want to be a lawyer but I have a 2:2. What are my options?

The first thing to say is don’t panic. There are many students that have obtained a 2:2, or lower, and many of them go on to work in the legal profession in various ways whether as a legal assistant, paralegal, solicitor or barrister. The most important thing to do is acknowledge this and devise a … More I want to be a lawyer but I have a 2:2. What are my options?

Graduate story: How can a careers appointment help me?

Kawtar El Ouaraini, BSc Business Management, graduating class of 2018 During my final year, I spent some of the first semester recreating a CV and applying to graduate schemes without support or help. After many rejections and several failed interviews, I slowly stopped applying and found myself solely focusing on revision and exams. After completing … More Graduate story: How can a careers appointment help me?

5 things you can do in a coffee break to improve your career prospects

No matter where you are in your career planning – whether you’re in your first year and have no idea what you want to do after graduation, or you’ve completed an internship and know exactly the path you want to follow – it is important to use your time at university to ensure you stand … More 5 things you can do in a coffee break to improve your career prospects