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Your Postgrad Future in Focus

Career management has never been more important. Whether you are thinking of your next steps after graduation, considering a change in career direction, or simply looking to bolster your employability through knowledge and skill enhancement, UL can help you to develop clarity on your career direction and open up your options around further study.

Join our Careers Team on Wednesday April 28th for a unique online event which will provide expert guidance around career management and will enable you to make informed decisions about your future.

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10.00

Gavin O'Connell
Head of Careers

Anne O'Connor
Employability Advisor

Irish Job Market Trends

With UL’s unrivalled links to industry, you can explore the newest labour market developments and how to best engage with them.

This session will provide key insights into current employment trends and employers’ perspectives of the job market.

11.00

Elaine Kiely
Careers Advisor (Postgrad)

Patsy Ryan
Careers Advisor (Mature)

Career Decision-making - what postgrad is right for you?

Develop clarity around your options to accelerate your career.

This session will provide an expert overview on exploring your interests, values and skills.  Learn some helpful tips for researching your postgraduate study options

12.00

Brendan Lally
Careers Advisor

Anne O'Connor
Employability Advisor

Career-seeking behaviour and the hidden jobs market

Discover the tools to grow your career potential and boost your employability.

This session will give you the inside track on preparing applications, including Personal Statement guidelines, optimising your LinkedIn profile and exploring the hidden jobs market.

We will be using Microsoft Teams for this Careers event. You will be sent a link by Tuesday 27th April so please ensure that your email address is entered correctly on the event registration form.

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Useful information

 

Our Student Blogs

5 reasons to come back to UL for Postgraduate Study

Continuous learning ensures that we invest in our personal and professional development, acquiring knowledge and skills that will position us to make the most of future opportunities.

Maximise your Wellbeing

Natural green and blue spaces are linked to positive physical and mental well-being so it is no shock that taking a walk around UL, even in the midst of exam week, makes you feel good. 

Making the ask – how to gain your employer's support for a move towards postgrad

If you're planning to ask your employer to cover your postgrad tuition fees, the first thing you need to do is put yourself in their position.

You'll have to address those concerns if you want to convince them that their financial support is actually an investment in you and in the company.

Some reasons to #StudyAtUL