Careers & Enterprise
SBM students are united in their passion for taking knowledge learned in the classroom and applying it in the business world. Over 90%* of SBM graduates were in relevant work 6 months after graduation and started their graduate careers working for many companies and in a range of sectors from Accountancy, Banking and Finance to Consulting, Marketing and Healthcare.
Graduate jobs and internships
The Careers & Enterprise team will help you navigate all your career options and whether you’re beginning undergraduate studies or progressing on to a postgraduate programme we’ve the careers curriculum that delivers. From core skills and career insights the moment you arrive on campus to careers fairs, employer presentations, skills sessions and workshops, you’ll find they’re all great ways to meet and network with employers and learn about the opportunities which await.
“We have a great career coach. I had appointments to develop my CV and practise my interview skills – I have been successful since!” ~ Kawtar El Ouaraini, BSc Business Management, 2018.
There’s also time to participate in real life business projects through QConsult, build entrepreneurial skills with our Enterprise programme and gain first-hand experience of work through QTaster and QInterns.
“Through QConsult and I gained valuable project management and consulting experience. The team was international, from China, Russia and the UK and together we brought expertise and professional insights while also offering concrete strategies to improve and grow the business.” ~ Landysh Yanborisova, MSc Marketing, 2018.
Interested in developing your digital skills? Getting hands on experience to enhance your CV? Want the edge at interviews? Like our SBM students, you will have the opportunity to participate in the award-winning employability programme QConsult and get paid. It places QMUL students into mini consultancy projects in London-based businesses, charities and SBM.
Online resources complement advice and support you’ll receive from your career coach. Industry overviews and job hunting guides will guide you through the career choices you’ll be making, as well guides showing how to craft the perfect CV, make yourself stand out on paper and in person, and how to ace the graduate assessment process.
As there’s no such thing as a typical QMUL student, there’s lots of useful information in Careers & Enterprise designed to help you investigate all career opportunities and to realise your full potential. So much in fact that we’re certain you’ll find answers to all your career questions.
Explore some of our most visited careers pages:
- CVs and Cover Letters
- How to stand out
- Interviews, assessment centres and psychometric tests
- Jobs, internships and work experience