Career Discovery provides you with information and resources for every stage of your career search. You will find loads of really helpful articles written by UCL Careers, including sector guides and tips on popular topics such as finding opportunities, applications and interviews. You will also have access to a broad range of articles from TARGETjobs, including job profiles, sector overviews, popular employers and more.
Our top tips
Personalise your feed
Add your sector interests to view the most relevant content on your homepage and receive article suggestions.
Look out for UCL content
We have written a range of content specifically for UCL students and graduates. These will appear in your searches or can all be viewed in the ‘Latest from UCL Careers’ section on the homepage.
Our sector articles will help you to discover the roles available, employer directories, key job sites, sample internships and graduate schemes, opportunities for under-represented groups, professional bodies, industry insights, and how UCL can support you.
UCL Careers has also written a series of articles on diversity and inclusion, including support for disabled students and recent graduates, and those from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic backgrounds.
Experiment with your searches
Search the platform by key words to discover a range of articles from UCL Careers and TARGET jobs. Examples include ‘CVs’, ‘interviews’, ‘further study’, ‘teaching’, and ‘law’.
In some cases, more detailed searches can be helpful, such as ‘banking interviews’, or ‘charity jobs’
Save and share articles
Use the heart icon to save articles that you wish to come back to. You can also use the arrow icon to share an article with your friends at UCL
The IOE Library holds several careers books that you can borrow to read in your own time. Books available cover CVs, interview and case interview tips, preparing for assessment centres, and psychometric tests including commonly used tests such as numerical/verbal reasoning plus a wide range of other professional level selection tests.
Loans are available for 1 week.
Visit the library catalogue to view titles available.