Top for employability
King’s is ranked fourth in the UK and 31st in the world for graduate employability (Times Higher Education's Global Employability University Ranking 2021).
Careers & Employability
Our dedicated Careers & Employability Team are there to help whether you are discovering your career options, focusing your ideas or taking action on your career plan. They provide an outstanding range of support to explore your career ideas and develop your employability through online careers modules, employer events, skills programmes, careers fairs and an exclusive jobs portal.
An internship is an excellent way to focus your career ideas, while also enabling you apply the knowledge gained from your studies, develop your professional network and enhance your employability.
We equip students to action their own meaningful work through a variety of online tools, networks and events alongside our own curated co-curricular programmes which are available to a range of students - from work shadowing to summer internships across a range of industries, and specific support for under-represented groups.
Increasing numbers of students also have the option to gain academic credit through the completion of an internship as part of an accredited internship module within their programme which is supported by dedicated Internship Convenors in your department and our Accredited Internships Programme or undertaking other experiential learning projects.
When you graduate from King’s you become part of a distinguished network of alumni dating back to the foundations of the College. Our alumni, staff and students continue to make headlines today with discoveries, inventions and distinctions. Find out more about our notable alumni.