Work with us

Recruit our students and graduates

Essex has a worldwide reputation for top quality teaching and research. Our graduates are:

  • enterprising and prepared for their future
  • creative - applying their understanding to enrich the world
  • globally engaged and ethically aware
  • scholarly and equipped for life-long learning

You can advertise both student and graduate vacancies using our free JobsOnline service or exhibit at careers fairs to meet our students face-to-face.

Internships and work placements

Get some fresh thinking by engaging our students and graduates through internships or work placements.

  • Internships involve students or graduates working on a specific project or simply providing additional resource.
  • Work placements are part of a student's course and inform a piece of assessed academic work.

Raise your profile

We can help you raise your profile on campus and attract students with workshops, speaker sessions or presentations. We can also organise interviews on campus so you can recruit students and graduates at no cost.

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    Find out more about how the talent we develop can help you. From short-term placements to long-term graduate recruitment schemes, we'll work with you to supply the skills you need.

Contact us

Contact details for specific members of our team are included on each page in this section. If you have a general enquiry about engaging our students or graduates or would like to find out more about how we can help you raise your profile, please contact our Employability and Careers Centre.

Employability and Careers Centre

University of Essex, Wivenhoe Park, Colchester, Essex, CO4 3SQ

Telephone 01206 872494

Email employerlink@essex.ac.uk