Graduate roles

As a university graduate there are lots of exciting opportunities open to you. These range from short term paid graduate internships as a stepping stone onto a more permanent role, to graduate level jobs with a local company, or a place on a top graduate recruitment scheme.

You may also choose to do further/postgraduate study. Ideally, you'll want to apply for these opportunities before you complete your studies, so check out our timelines for advice on how to plan ahead.


On JobShop we advertise graduate schemes, direct entry roles and graduate internships. We include the most relevant vacancies for you.

Book an appointment

Book an appointment with a member of the Careers team for help with applying and finding your graduate role.

Application and recruitment

Find guidance when building your CV, writing a cover letter or completing an application form for your graduate career and beyond.


Graduate job sites

Explore a range of websites specifically aimed at graduate recruitment


Recruitment agencies

Within some sectors using a recruitment agency can be a smart way to break into the industry. Agencies are a key way for many graduates, and aren't to be overlooked.


What can I do with my degree?

Discover resources for exploring career options with your degree.

How to…find graduate schemes, internships and placements

Don’t know where to look? Find out about the differences between them and the best places to look for opportunities that will help you climb the ladder to success.

Huddersfield Graduate Internship Programme

Get on the career ladder with these paid internship opportunities at local SMEs for soon-to-be/recent Huddersfield graduates!

Graduate internship websites

Explore a range of websites to find graduate internship opportunities

International graduate opportunities

Browse resources for graduates jobs overseas and graduate schemes with international placements.

Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTPs)

KTPs are paid graduate level jobs with innovative companies allowing you to undertake cutting-edge research alongside industry experts.