Careers, placements and volunteering

We are committed to enhancing the employability of all our students, undergraduate and postgraduate, in order to enable them to compete and flourish in a competitive, fast-moving economy.

Career guidance

We have award-winning career guidance at Kent so make sure you use it! Learn more about our careers advice and events.

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Work and placement opportunities

Check out all the opportunities available for you to find a job while you study, take a year in industry, add a year to your degree on a different course and more. There are plenty of ways to gain experience and tailor your university experience. 

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Volunteering and development opportunities

There are lots of opportunities to help you enhance your skills, boost your CV and help you to grow as a person while at Kent.   

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Grad goals

Together with Kent Union, we have outlined seven graduate attributes top employers are looking for and how to gain them while at Kent.  

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Get rewarded

We want to reward you for your hard work. Check out our extracurricular schemes to help you to develop your skills further.  

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