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Careers, Employability and Enterprise Centre

Thinking About Coming to Durham

It's never too soon to start planning your future and the Careers Employability & Enterprise Centre is here to help even before you arrive at university.

For inspiration on getting started, research the following:

  • The 'What do Durham graduates do' section on our website to read reports and destination information of Durham graduates since they left University
  • The 'What can I do with my degree?' series is another excellent source of information, from Prospects, which you can use when considering career ideas.
  • For an overview of how the Careers, Employability & Enterprise Centre can help you get started with your careers research, read our popular publication 'The Durham Guide to Career Planning'

Skills Audit

The University Skills Audit is a set of resources to help you assess your skills before you come to Durham. Find out:

  • which skills are important.
  • which skills you are already good at.
  • how you can use your time at University to further develop your skills.

The resources generate results which are personal to you and are completely confidential. It is accessed online through duo under the Employability & Skills tab and you should login and complete it before you arrive in Durham in October. Please note: the skills audit is available to Durham University students who have successfully completed the application process

Further information