Graduate news, job deadline reminders and views on student life

Check out our regular round-ups of imminent closing dates for graduate jobs and schemes, and browse tips about making the most of university, graduate careers and job hunting.

You’ll also find news about events such as the TARGETjobs Undergraduate of the Year competition and TARGETjobs National Graduate Recruitment Awards.

NHS tops survey of UK's most popular graduate employers

As The Guardian UK 300 is published following a poll of more than 23,000 undergraduates studying at top universities, the most sought-after employer is... (view)

Posted 13 September 2013.

What jobs did last year's graduates in your subject go on to do?

Research published today casts fresh light on the employment prospects of graduates of different subjects. The What do graduates do? report, published by the... (view)

Posted 5 September 2013.

Part-time students lead the way into graduate employment

Part-time students are more likely to find graduate-level jobs when they finish their degrees than their peers who are studying full-time, new research... (view)

Posted 5 September 2013.

What students want out of different careers: new survey reveals all

Have you chosen your career path? Set your sights on law, engineering, investment banking, construction, IT or accountancy? Ever wondered if you’ll find... (view)

Posted 7 August 2013.

Female STEM students shun City careers

The majority of female students studying science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) subjects are not tempted by highly-paid City careers, according to a... (view)

Posted 15 July 2013.

Which graduate careers are hotspots for jobs growth?

There’s no doubt that competition for graduate jobs remains extremely tough, and the latest survey from the Association of Graduate Recruiters (AGR)... (view)

Posted 10 July 2013.

Check out our new expert advice on equality and diversity

Are you keen to find work with an employer that takes a positive approach to equality and diversity? Are you concerned about potential discrimination when you... (view)

Posted 9 July 2013.

What were 2012 graduates up to six months after leaving university?

Just over two-thirds of the students who graduated in the last academic year were employed six months later, according to the Higher Education Statistics... (view)

Posted 2 July 2013.

What do employers really want from graduates?

The vast majority of employers agree that graduates should be willing to move to get a graduate job – but according to new research published today,... (view)

Posted 23 May 2013.

Win free tickets to Beach Break Live!

Need a post-exam blow-up? We are giving away two tickets to Beach Break Live in Newquay. To enter into the prize draw all you need to do to is guess how many... (view)

Posted 13 May 2013.