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Facilitating the Best Possible Career Opportunities for Graduates

Securing your future employability at Northumbria

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Northumbria is ranked in the Top 30 in the UK for graduates in highly skilled employment (UK Full-time undergrads. Graduate Outcomes 2020/21). 

Our approach creates confident leaders with the talent and commitment to inspire and excel at whatever they choose to apply themselves. We believe in hands-on experience to help build employability and work towards our students’ dream careers. 

At Northumbria, students have the opportunity to work on active research projects, take part in a placement year, or study abroad to help shape their CV and stand out to future employers.  

They could find themselves working with companies such as Northumbrian Water, Proctor and Gamble, Nissan, the BALTIC Centre for Contemporary art, or even on live legal cases while they study. 

This is all backed by our outstanding careers support services and breadth of course opportunities, which you can learn more about below. 



Northumbria University students on placement as part of their degree


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