Get involved

Grow your network, discover opportunities, and access our talent

At Manchester Met, we equip our students and graduates with the skills they need to succeed in their chosen career path.

We offer a wide range of study choices for our students; therefore as employers, you will have access to students and graduates from a diverse range of backgrounds, degree subjects, faculties, departments, schools, and research centres.

With opportunities for sandwich year placements, careers fairs, networking events, and so much more. Whichever way you choose to engage with our students and graduates, our dedicated team will be there to support you.

You can find everything you need to know about our employer offer below.

Advertise vacancies

Our dedicated jobs board is completely free for employers to use, and is exclusive to Manchester Met students and graduates. To advertise part-time jobs, graduate roles, industry placements, and internships simply register your organisation and upload your vacancies.

If you need support creating a job description that will help atrract talent to your roles, please see our job description guide.

Our Early Career Graduate team is here to support you with creating, advertising, and promoting any paid opportunities you may have.

If you have any questions about how to register, you would like to discuss the opportunity you have in more detail, or you'd like to chat about promoting your role, please email talent@mmu.ac.uk or call us on 0161 247 3485

Connect on campus

We regularly have opportunities for employers to meet our students and graduates on campus. All of these are fantastic occasions to build your brand, raise awareness of your organisation, and provide our students and graduates with a potential future career with yourselves.

Here are some ways you can get involved:

Engage with a wide variety of students from a range of degree backgrounds at our Graduate Job, Placement, and Part-time Jobs Fairs. Our large-scale recruitment fairs take place at regular times throughout the year, and are always well attended by students and graduates.

Meet our students at our Faculty speed networking events. These events provide you with the opportunity to talk with a large number of our students in a short space of time. Answer their questions about your organisation, discuss potential graduate jobs or industry placements, and support them to build a career pathway with you in mind.

Visit our various campus buildings and meet students in their lectures, or in the high footfall areas of our large campus. You can deliver a presentation, run a workshop or skills session, or just chat with students as they pass by your pop-up stand. To request a visit on to campus please contact talent@mmu.ac.uk or call 0161 247 3485

MentorMe is a career mentoring programme run by Manchester Met, which matches professionals with our students. Discover how to get involved and share your inustry knowledge and experience with our students.

To get in touch about the various events we hold on campus please contact workwithus@mmu.ac.uk

Other employer opportunities

We have a wide variety of opportunities available to support your organisation to grow and develop. Discover how to get involved with these opportunities below:

Our industry placement scheme is available to students from a wide range of degree backgrounds. The placement scheme is a 9-12 month period of paid work with an organisation, aiming to develop our students' knowledge of industry and provide support for your business simultaneously. For more information contact our dedicated placements team - placements@mmu.ac.uk 

Manchester Met is continually looking to embed employability into the curriculum; we welcome employers who wish to collaborate with us and our students on a wide range of programmes. If you have a project that you think would benefit from our students involvement, get in touch - studentconsultancy@mmu.ac.uk 

We also offer Postgraduate (PG) 100 hour internships; please email the team for more information on how to get involved - pginternships@mmu.ac.uk 

If you are a charity or not-for-profit organisation and would like our students to get involved in volunteering with your organisation; please visit our volunteering page or email volunteering@mmu.ac.uk 

We are a leading University for Degree Apprenticeshipsdeveloping industry relevant programmes in collaboration with regional and national employers. Our apprenticeships provide the opportunity to nurture your talent in partnership with one of the UK's most popular universities. Our Degree Apprenticeship team will support you at every step of your journey. To find out more contact them - apprenticeships@mmu.ac.uk or call them 0161 247 3720

For general questions regarding the Manchester Met Careers Service please contact talent@mmu.ac.uk or call us on 0161 247 3485

Employers and Recruiters