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Durham University


Helping you plan for your future


We're ranked ranked 51st in the world for employer reputation

in the QS World University Rankings 2021

Careers & Enterprise are here to support you in making the most of your time at Durham University. As well as gaining a world class degree, you will build skills that are highly valued by a range of employers, giving you the best possible start to your chosen future career and we can help you to explore your options.


Our graduates work in a variety of national and international organisations, which include IBM, the United Nations, Saatchi & Saatchi, Deloitte, the NHS, EDF Energy, the BBC, The Times and the Civil Service.

Our services include; one-to-one appointments with Careers Advisors to make a personal career plan, a Student Employment Service, forums to get an insight into a range of career sectors, support with finding and applying for work placements, and skills sessions led by a range of employers such as Nissan, Rolls Royce, TeachFirst PwC, TPP, the Army, Herbert Smith Freehills and Newton Europe.