In the heart of Birmingham, Aston University has an outstanding reputation for supporting their graduates to achieve excellent careers.
Founded in 1895 and a University since 1966, Aston University is known for its world-class teaching quality, Triple Accredited Business School and strong links to industry via; the incorporated 12 month placement year; working or studying overseas; Professional Mentoring Programmes; Aston Aspires; and access to the professions; which in turn helps to produce focussed and commercially-minded students and graduates.View Website
Birmingham City University, has been launching careers since 1843, and is dedicated to ensuring students develop the skills employers need.
Birmingham City University has an innovative approach to employability. It is deeply embedded into all courses and there are strong support structures for all students, including those with disabilities, to assist in obtaining interesting and well paid graduate jobs. All courses involve employers in design and often in delivery; more than 120 courses are recognised by professional bodies; each course incorporates extensive employability skills training; offering many opportunities for placements and student entrepreneurship. Professional and student mentors are also on hand to support students to develop intellectually, personally and socially.View Website
The university is a major presence in Coventry, which contributes to the city’s friendly and vibrant atmosphere and enables them to foster successful business partnerships. Last year, Coventry were voted Entrepreneurial University of the Year showing the commitment to employability and enterprise also ensuring that Coventry graduates stand out.
Coventry facilitates career development and employability through dedicated student support and assists students with careers information, advice and guidance and employment related issues. In addition, Coventry works with employers to help them build a strong workforce and encourages business to interact via professional mentoring programmes to develop well rounded students and graduates ready for graduate recruitment.View Website