Employability and careers

Graduate destinations

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Graduating at Leeds

Our graduates

Our graduates are thoughtful, lively, critical and creative thinkers with much to contribute to today’s complex and diverse society. In addition to academic knowledge and the capacity for high level enquiry in your chosen discipline(s), our degrees will equip you with a wide variety of transferable skills.

A highly respected degree

Our students go on to a huge range of different careers – teaching, journalism, marketing, management consultancy, arts administration, work in the charities sector, publishing, media, museums and libraries – and numerous others. Leeds is a widely renowned and respected Russell Group university and your degree will be highly valued by employers.  

We are proud of our success in supporting our students and helping them to progress. 

Graduates of our courses go on to a wide variety of careers in many industries

Teaching Police officers Human Resources Journalism
Social workers Medical professions Charities/NGO's Legal professions
Personnel managers Enterprise Postgraduate study Financial advisors
Researchers Self employment Civil Servants Media production
Recruitment Events management Marketing/Public Relations Insurance services

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  1. Graduate destinations
  2. Graduate case studies
  3. Employment opportunities during your studies
  4. Careers guidance