Careers after postgraduate study

Employability after postgraduate study

Postgraduate study at the University of Northampton is fantastic for opening up new career prospects, increasing your earning potential and giving you more detailed knowledge in a subject area that you find interesting.

Our masters/postgraduate courses are designed with your future career in mind. Whatever your course of study, our lecturers have strong links with industry and will engage you beyond the classroom and into professional environments. You will have the opportunity to gain practical experience and make valuable contacts; enhancing your career prospects and meaning you will be well prepared for the industry you are looking to work in.

But don’t just take our word for it. You can now find the right postgraduate course for you. If you find the course you’re looking for, make sure you apply today!

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Studying for a postgraduate qualification can lead to promotion or open up a pathway into more senior roles, as well as creating an opportunity for those looking to change direction in their career.

‘Research shows that graduates with an MBA qualification significantly increase their earning potential and can make a return on investment of their tuition fees within a few years.’

(Source: Graduate Prospects).

Find out more about our MBA programme. If the MBA postgraduate programme suits your situation, why not make an application?

Find work during and after your postgraduate studies

We have a jobs agency on campus called UniTemps, who specialise in helping our students to find work during their  postgraduate/masters studies and beyond graduation. There are a number of job opportunities  ranging from internships to temporary contracts that are posted on their website frequently. Please visit the Unitemps website to view the latest job opportunities.

The benefits that you will get from studying with the University of Northampton continue even after you’ve graduated from your postgraduate course. Check out our Alumni Benefits page for more details. With a postgraduate fron the University of Northampton, you career prospects and ability to find work should be enhanced.

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