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Durham University

Careers & Enterprise Centre

Career Sectors

Exploring your options

If you are still trying to decide what to do after graduation or if you want to find out more about popular career areas for graduates, you should take a look at our careers factsheets below.

The factsheets contain the following information:

  • An overview of the sector
  • The skills you should develop to work within the sector
  • How to gain work experience
  • What you can do at Durham to enhance your employability
  • How to get a job in the sector
  • Relevant employers
  • Relevant postgraduate study
  • Professional bodies

Please note - these resources do not necessarily reflect temporary or semi-permanent changes to sectors due to the Covid-19 pandemic.