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Develop your skills

Careers & Employability can help you develop your skills as a current student or a graduate.

Developing Skills for Employability

What is Employability?

Key Employability Skills 

Employability is defined in line with the University Employability Policy and Strategy, as “the capability to secure and maintain satisfactory work”, and is all about what skills you have and how you can demonstrate to employers that you have these skills.

Much of the ordinary, everyday activity that students undertake can make a contribution to their employability development (eg working in groups, planning projects, undertaking part time work, giving presentations).

These key employability skills include:

Other ways to develop your skills