You might start your Employability Journey by Exploring what options are open to you.

There are 3 statements which fall under the Explore category, these are:

  • I am not ready to start thinking about my career yet
  • I have no career ideas yet but want to start exploring my options
  • I have some ideas about my career and I am ready to start planning

There are many resources, activities and event that can support you exploring your career options and develop your employability skills

Careers Guidance Appointments

Employability & Careers offers students the ability to chat to an Employability Advisor on a 1-to-1 basis on any career guidance queries and these online appointments normally take 30 minutes. You can book your guidance appointment from the links below and you will receive a link with relevant instructions on how to join the online meeting with your Employability Advisor.

You can also contact Employability & Careers by dropping us an email on careers@ulster.ac.uk

EDGE Award

Why not explore opportunities for professional development through the Ulster EDGE Award however remember to register and then check out the range of EDGE activities that are open to you.


Handshake offers you the ability to explore Opportunities, connect with Employers and your Peers across Universities and register for online Events.

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Go Global

Why not discover and explore opportunities for work, study and experiences abroad at Go Global

Graduate Destinations & Options

Why not explore potential graduate destinations and options that would be available to you with your degree::

Ulster University Student Union (UUSU)

Find new interests and networks by joining University Clubs and Societies by exploring at UUSU

Don’t miss out on competitions, prizes, employer takeovers across all our social media channels

Meet the team

Eilis Spence

Employability Adviser

Employability Services Unit

Dr Stella So

Senior Employability Adviser

Employability Services Unit

Gail Hamilton

Senior Employability Adviser

Employability Services Unit

Shaunagh Brolly

Employability Adviser

Employability Services Unit