Fast Forward Your Career

Did you know that Career Zone can help you for up to three yearsfollowing the end of your programme? There is lots of practical support available, including help with career planning, finding vacancies, application forms, CVs and interview techniques. We are running a range of Webinars throughout the autumn when we cover these topics and you can book careers appointments by phone and via Skype. We also have plenty of opportunities to get high quality work experience and lots of vacancies for recent graduates.

Webinars and skills sessions still available to you

Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see all the Fast Forward webinars taking place throughout the autumn. All of these sessions are bookable through My Career Zone.

Careers advice

Get some individual and tailored careers advice - especially if you are unsure about what to do. Phone 01392 72 4493 for an appointment (Exeter) or 01326 25 3735 (Penryn). We can offer apointments face to face and via phone or Skype. If you're still making decisions about the type of work you're aiming for or preparing applications, you can access useful material here.

UK graduate jobs and internships

You can use My Career Zone to find graduate vacancies anywhere in the UK. If you have forgotten or don't know your username and password you can use the forgotten your password link to reset your details. Your email address will be your registered personal email address, not your @exeter address. If you have any problems please email

The London Internship Scheme

The London Internships Scheme can help Widening Participation graduates find a paid internship in Advertising, Marketing and PR in London, in January 2018. To find out more or to find out if you are eligible for the scheme, email

South West graduate jobs: Graduate Business Parterships Scheme

Looking for a graduate job in the South West? The Graduate Business Partnership (GBP) offers full time graduate roles, in a range of sectors and with a range of employers in the South West. Sign up for the GBP bulletin to receive a weekly GBP alert.

Creating your own grad job: Access to Internships scheme

Access to internships (A2I) can support you to create your own gradate role with a UK SME of your choice. We can provide your employer up to £1500, to help offset the costs of your wages. Sign up to A2I now to receive further information. 

Global graduate jobs

Looking for graduate jobs abroad? You can find vacancies by country on the Global Employability webpages. For support securing a global job please contact for more information or make a SKYPE appointment with Susannah Day, Exeter’s Global Employability Consultant. 

Global graduate study abroad: Common Purpose

Join Common Purpose and travel to Sharjah on a funded trip to develop your ability to lead from a truly global perspective. You will play a part in tackling issues facing businesses, governments and societies worldwide. 8th-12th January 2018.

Careers fairs

As a graduate of the University of Exeter you are welcome to return to Exeter to join us at any of our career fairs, delivered in Exeter and in Penryn. 

eXepert: alumni careers advice

The eXepert scheme provides students and recent graduates the opportunity to contact University alumni to gain advice on how to enter thier chosen sector, work for a certain cmopany, start a business, or extend thier professional network.

Keep in touch

We'll be contacting you around 6 months after graduation to ask you to complete the Destination of Leavers From Higher Education (DLHE) survey to find out what you've been doing since you left us. We'd really appreciate you filling this in as this information is important to the University and to prospective students researching their options.  More information about the DLHE survey can be found here.