After graduation

Parting advice from Cardiff Careers!

Posted on 16 July 2016 by Nina Di Cara

Graduation Week 2016 is officially over, and no doubt the first question on everyone’s lips is “what’s your plan?”, “have you got a job?”, “what are you doing now then…?” For some students life after graduation is all sussed out, but for others questions like those strike fear into their hearts! Never fear though, we
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Alumni Volunteering at Cardiff University

Posted on 15 July 2014 by Allie Lawson

Volunteers are an important part of life at Cardiff University. Whether through mentoring, delivering talks to students, offering work placements or promoting the University on a national and international platform, alumni volunteers continue to be a vital element of University life, providing their time and expertise to support the employability of thousands of students and helping the University
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You’ve graduated, where will you be in 6 months’ time?

Posted on 15 July 2014 by Allie Lawson

After this year you and your fellow graduates will be sent a survey and asked to provide information on what you are doing 6 months after graduation. The Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) Survey helps to determine general employment and study outcomes from higher education courses. Please take this opportunity to support Cardiff
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Stay here, go further

Posted on 15 July 2014 by Allie Lawson

Are you missing university life already? Do you want to improve your job prospects, change direction or pursue further academic study? Why not take a second look at Cardiff? Did you know that… At Cardiff, you can choose from over 200 taught Masters’, diplomas and certificates including a number of vocational courses. You can pursue research
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A word from Elliot, Students’ Union President

Posted on 15 July 2014 by Allie Lawson

Elliot Howells is the 2014/15 Students’ Union President Graduation week is a special one, or it certainly feels that way having not graduated myself yet! It’s the ultimate celebration of what would have been a tremendously busy and challenging, but hopefully rewarding, few years. I’m sure you’ll agree that Cardiff University has done a terrific
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NUS extra: more years of student discount

Posted on 14 July 2014 by Allie Lawson

You may now be a graduate, but that doesn’t mean that student discount has to end! NUS Extra are allowing graduates to buy a 1 year Alumni (student discount) card here. From 5% off Amazon to 10% off Co-Operative Food, the discount will sure be handy as you prepare for adult life. Other discounts include
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Enterprise

Posted on 14 July 2014 by Allie Lawson

As alumni of Cardiff University, the Enterprise team will remain on hand to offer you business support, grants and bursaries. Whether you have an idea for business or social enterprise, or simply want to gain new skills, they are here to support you. The Cardiff University Enterprise team are student focused and are here to help
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Inspirational Graduation Quotes

Posted on 11 July 2014 by Lauren Williams

Your graduation should be a wonderful day, not a worrisome one. We do, however, understand that you may still have some underlying anxieties about leaving Cardiff University – or growing up! That’s why we have put together a list of inspirational quotes which should hopefully get you past any fears you may have about those
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