Graduating soon and looking to get a creative job?

AUB has the joint highest employability rate for a specialist University in the UK*

Our average graduate employment rate over the last five years has been 97%**. AUB specialises in turning creativity into careers with its high-quality teaching, cutting edge and industry-standard facilities and by offering students the ‘AUB Advantage’, which prepares students to hit the ground running when they enter the creative industries.

The AUB Careers & Employability Service is introducing AUB Advantage this year, – aimed to guide final year students to kick-start their careers.

AUB Advantage is a range of events and training providing students with the necessary skills to prepare them for a creative career.

Events will run from 21st May – June 2019 with workshops for students to develop and fine tune their CVs and practical planning to help set up their careers after AUB.

AUB Advantage events will be open to all final year students at the University and will be running in the weeks before graduation.

Workshops include:

  • Getting into Digital
  • Confident Creative Careers
  • Teaching as a Career
  • First Aid training – this is valid for up to 3 years!
  • Starting out as a Freelancer
  • Becoming a creative professional
  • Introduction to teaching
  • Adobe online training


Sign Up

Students can sign up on eVision from the 6th May, which is available through the student portal MyAub – Once on eVision just find the AUB Advantage tab.

Please note that some of the workshops have limited availability so please ensure your place and avoid any disappointment by signing up early.


* The 2017 TEF Metrics ranking compiled by Times Higher Education.

** The percentage of students in employment or undertaking further study according to DLHE 2012/13-2016/17.