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For current or former students (within last 3 years)

For prospective or former students (over 3 years ago)

We can provide careers information to help you decide what to study at the OU. If you need further careers support before studying please use the following resources:

For Employers

  • Advertise vacancies free on our job site.
  • Find out about our services for employers.
  • for any other queries.

Your career planning guide

Your career planning guide (PDF, 34 KB)

Deciding what you want to do with your career can feel like the start of an exciting journey, but it can also feel daunting if you're not sure where to start. This guide will help you:

  • Learn about yourself and your skills
  • Explore different careers, sectors and the world of work
  • Make informed decisions about your career
  • Plan your career journey
  • Look and apply for jobs and work experience

Last updated 1 month ago