Developing a Student

The one-stop resource for students, graduates and employers

Developing a Student

The one-stop resource for students, graduates and employers

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Employing a student or graduate

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Graduate career paths


Did You Know?


The average cost for hiring a graduate is estimated to be £3,383 – a figure we could cut in half (source: GRB)


From October to December 2020, 14.4% of 16-24-year-olds outside of education were unemployed. This is the highest youth unemployment has been in the last 5 years.


In the second half of 2020, over half a million young people were claiming Universal Credit (source: BBC)

Welcome to Developing a Student, the careers website dedicated to assisting all students and graduates.

With graduates on our team, we know first-hand the difficulties of finding employment in today’s crisis-hit market. We know it can be hard to find a job with little work experience. By building the ultimate guide to career and education paths, be that an internship or a graduate job, we have grouped all the information you need into one place.

Given the fast pace of today’s economy, we want to make sure you always feel confident when taking your next step. That’s why we are constantly updating our guides to include new opportunities and careers such as degree apprenticeships, and exploring the new places that your degree could take you.

By connecting businesses with students and graduates from across the UK, we can make sure that no one misses an opportunity to fulfil their future potential again. To find early careers opportunities, with employers who are committed to supporting people like you, visit our jobs board.

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