Fast Forward Your Career

If you have reached the end of your final year and need some last minute help with your career planning, we have the answer. There will be support available to you during graduation week, throughout the autumn and up to three years after you graduate, including webinars and careers appointments by phone and via Skype. We will cover everything you need to know about finding vacancies, application forms, CVs and interview techniques.

Careers skills still available to you

It's not too late to complete the Exeter Award and give your CV a boost. Skills sessions will be taking place throughout graduation week and are available to book through My Career Zone. 

You can also take part in careers webinars up to and after graduation. Scroll down to the bottom of the page to see all the sessions taking place, and go to My Career Zone to book.

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.

Take a look at In The Zone magazine for career ideas, advice on making you and your applications stand out and interviews with Exeter alumni.

We also have one to one appointments available with a Careers Consultant during graduation week.

Graduate jobs and internships

You can still use My Career Zone to find details of graduate jobs and internships. Some of these internships in the Exeter or Penryn areas are organised by Career Zone.

Update your contact details in My Career Zone

You can use My Career Zone for three years after you graduate to access our jobs, internships, and information, but make sure you update your details when you leave.

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 survey (DLHE) 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.

Fast Forward events