Careers Blog

The latest events, opportunities and news from the Careers and Employability team at the University of Brighton

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Ey Up Governor! A Volunteering Opportunity!

Across the country, primary and secondary schools are looking to diversify their board of governors, in terms of ethnic background, sexuality and age.

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Free lunchtime beepurple webinar for entrepreneurs and freelancers on how to pitch your idea

What is the name of this live webinar? Nail your pitch When and where does it take place? Wednesday, 9 February from 1pm until 2pm on Zoom. Describe the event  Learn how to talk about your startup or business idea in an engaging and market-focused way.  This is essential when describing your business to your…

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Win a 6-month beepurple residency at Plus X (Brighton) co-working innovation hub worth £900!

If you are a maker or a startup, who is already trading, and in need of a desk in a shared workplace or access to state-of-the-art startup facilities, this is the opportunity for you! As part of the University of Brighton’s partnership with Plus X Brighton, the beepurple team is excited to offer one lucky…

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Careers helped me to get clear on my path

George Robinson, a Law with Criminology LLB(Hons) student, received invaluable support from the Careers Service. Here they talk about the experience and their time at the University of Brighton. Careers helped me to get clear on my path… I was a little bit lost and didn’t really know what I wanted to do after uni,…

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My placement in LA has been life-changing

Daisy Kyle, a Building Surveying BSc(Hons) student, has secured a job thanks to her placement in Los Angeles. Here she talks about the experience and about her time at the University of Brighton. Thanks to my placement, I now have a graduate job… My year’s placement in Los Angeles working for Alan and Green, a…

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beepurple is supporting me to build my app

Shuvechchha Ghimire, an Electronic and Computer Engineering BEng(Hons) student, is being supported by the university’s entrepreneurial service, beepurple, to build her app. Here she talks about the experience and about her time at the University of Brighton. I’m being supported to develop my app… I was struggling with the initial ideation phase of the app…

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My placement at IBM has been a gamechanger

Joseph Omar, a Mathematics BSc(Hons) student, did a 12-month placement with IBM as a Business Operations Analyst. Here he talks about the experience and about his time at the University of Brighton. Thanks to my placement, I feel more ready for the real world now… You develop a lot as a person when you first…

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My work experience

Jordan Landsborough, an Applied Psychology and Sociology BA(Hons) student, has gained work experience in the SU’s Health and Wellbeing team and with the student-led wellbeing initiative Mood Boost. We asked her about her work experience and about her course. Why did you choose to study Applied Psychology and Sociology BA(Hons) at University of Brighton? I really…

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My experience with Formula Student

Simon Harvey is undertaking a doctorate in advanced engine technology in association with Ricardo at University of Brighton after qualifying with a Mechanical Engineering MEng. For Simon, being involved in Formula Student was one of the highlights of his MEng. We asked him about the experience. What made you choose University of Brighton and your…

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My placement at Lego

George Gilliatt, a Product Design with Professional Experience BSc(Hons) student, did a year-long placement with Lego in Denmark. We asked him about the experience and about his course. Why did you choose to study product design? I have three subject-based strengths: design technology, art and film production. Product design was the perfect choice for me…

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