Careers Network

International Students

International students photo from postcard

International Student Support

Loughborough Careers Network has been voted the best international careers service in a recent survey, so as an international student studying with us you have access to a world leading careers service. Our experienced careers consultants and employability development officers are on hand to help you with career planning and finding the right opportunities for you, as well as being able to offer advice and guidance on how to market yourself effectively to employers in the UK and overseas.

Preparing yourself for work

As an international student with Loughborough University we can help you to prepare for work after your studies and give you the skills and confidence to plan ahead when considering your career. You can gain lots of advice from the series of guides available on this site; from preparing for work by making the most of your time studying in the UK and marketing yourself effectively to employers in both the UK and overseas.

Finding work

Work experience can greatly enhance your experience as an international student, helping you gain confidence with the English language and culture, developing your skills and giving you opportunities to make new friends and useful contacts for the future.  The more experience you obtain, the more skills you will be able to include on your CV.  Our PDFs offer lots of helpful advice on finding work during your studies and making effective applications.

Keep up to date with the latest news, events and vacancies on the International Students Careers Blog.

CV and Covering Letters examples for International Students

Please see below examples which you may find useful.  For further examples, see Make Applications

International Graduate Profiles

To read career stories from a selection of international Loughborough graduates, scroll down to the bottom of our Graduate Profiles page and view by department or school.