Career Resources

No matter what stage you are at in your career, if you are seeking employment or looking to move up the career ladder, there are a number of resources available to you as alumni.

Recent graduates

If you completed your course of study with Manchester Met in the past three years, you are entitled to access career support by our dedicated Careers and Employability Service

You can access a wide range of graduate support through the Careers website, which includes detailed information on:

Young professionals

If you are looking to move on, or move up, why not make use of the online career resource library, or take a look at our list of ‘industry insight’ catalogues for an overview of the key UK employment sectors for our students and graduates.

Resources for young professionals

Working for yourself

Thinking of setting up your own business? We have a guide linked below containing some key resources for entrepreneurs. If you are looking to base your business in the North West of England then look at Innospace, the University’s business incubator for start-ups and new enterprises. They help Manchester Met graduates, students and staff to set up businesses and offer alumni an exclusive three months' free rent.

Manchester Met's key resources for entrepreneurs

Seeking employment

There are a number of free career guides and videos available on the Careers website to support you with finding work.

Find out more

Lifelong learning

For many, an advanced qualification represents the next step on their professional ladder, or an opportunity to advance or change their career. For others, it is the passion for a subject or discipline that follows a path of lifelong learning. Whatever the reasons, we can offer a friendly, supportive environment for your postgraduate studies or continuing professional development.

Opportunities for further study