Careers and employability
#DMUworks is our exciting careers programme to help all our students become work-ready.
#DMUworks opportunities will help you become professional, adaptable and business-aware – equipping you to succeed in a competitive world and make choices about the future you want.
These opportunities include:
- Professional experiences, placements, internships and volunteering
- Work-readiness training, coaching and development
- Business insider visits
- Enterprise support
- Research and consultancy opportunities
Whatever stage you are at on your career journey, the team is here to help.
You can find out and sign up for all #DMUworks opportunities and careers appointments on MyGateway.
You can also find out further information about our projects using the menu.
Or if you’re looking for help but don’t know where to start, our careers planning tool below can help you. This can be used time and again at any point of your journey.
We offer a range of careers resources and opportunities so you can start planning your future. Find out how some of our current students have increased their employability by watching the video below.
Key Employability Skills
Find out what employers want to see in a candidate, and what DMU can offer to help you meet those requirements.
We offer face-to-face, telephone and e-guidance appointments to all DMU students and graduates. Our appointment service is based in Gateway House and is run by experienced careers consultants. Appointments are available every weekday, usually from 11am to 3pm.
To book an appointment, log in to MyGateway and follow the step-by-step process within the appointments section.
Alternatively, you can phone the Careers and Employability team on 0116 257 7595 to arrange an appointment.
Ask a question
In addition to booking a face-to-face or a telephone appointment, you can ask us a question. Just choose the Ask a Question option within MyGateway.
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