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Latest news about the labour and graduate market.

Career profile: Teaching– when (and how) to apply for training

For all the cataclysmic headlines about school teaching, the profession remains a popular training choice for graduates – UCAS reported a little over 46,000 PGCE applications in 2017. As finalist undergraduates, it’s likely you’ll know peers who are already decided on teacher training. And it’s not terribly hard to see why: Financial stability – with …

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Love Travel, Tech and The Great Outdoors?

Craig Simmonds gives us the inside scoop on a post-study vocation that combines the outdoors and tech-based, challenge-solving adventure. Craig was first introduced to ground probing radar tech in 1993, having  previously worked as a topographic land and measured building surveyor, as well as an Olympic Village site engineer in Barcelona.  Fascinated with the expanding …

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The Graduate Outcomes Survey

Graduate Outcomes survey for Reading students who graduates betweeb August and October 2017

Reading Graduates, take the Graduate Outcomes survey and tell us about life after higher education Did you graduate from Reading between Aug – Oct 2017? If so, you’ve been sent the Graduate Outcomes survey via email.

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UK Huawei Seeds for the Future 2019 – Apply now!

Huawei Seeds for the Future 2019 University of Reading

**NOW CLOSING 4pm on Friday 15 February 2019** Quick quiz: Are you an undergraduate student looking for a life-changing experience? Are you excited by technical problems because you see them as opportunities to grow as a person? Are you fascinated by the rise of Asia and ever wondered how to get practical experience working for a dynamic …

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Why internships are a must: Working with Sustainability Services

An internship in sustainability at the University of Reading

Doing an internship in sustainability Written by Abi Ravichanthiran, MSc Environmental Management I have worked with the Sustainability Services (University of Reading’s sustainability team) for over 3 years. I found this internship via the Reading Internship Scheme (RIS)- exclusive to Reading students on the MyJobsOnline (MJO) portal. My role includes assisting and undertaking projects to …

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