Careers and Employment

From first year through to final year and beyond graduation, we are here to help.

Welcome to all our new students on campus, and welcome back to those of you returning.  Come along and speak to us to make the most of your time here at University.

If you missed our biggest ever fair, click the button below to find the full list of employers targetting Northumbria students.

First year students, check out our First Year Guide. It's full of top tips on things you can do now to get the career that you want. How many things in the First Year Action Plan have you managed to tick off as completed? 

Students, take control of your future with our employability hub, Careers Online. It is designed to help you navigate today's job market and move your career forward with confidence.

  • Use the CV and cover letter builders to create an expert application.
  • Practise interview technique with the Interview Simulator.
  • Prepare for assessment centre activities and tests using the Assessment Centre Tool.
  • Develop your sector and employer knowledge using the Industry Reports and news. 

To access the system, click the button:  

This resource is also available to Northumbria Graduates, to get access contact us at