Get ready for your future


Perhaps you know exactly what you want to do with your life. Maybe you're not so sure yet. Either way, studying at Goldsmiths will make a real difference, whatever career path you take.

Careers support

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Our Careers Service can help you identify what you'd like to do with your future. We can also provide support including appointments with our dedicated careers consultants, CV checks, practice interviews, industry panels, networking events and help with finding work placements.

You can even access the Careers Service before you start your studies.

Find out more about how our Careers Service can help you

Industry links

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We have connections with a huge range of industry partners from multinational corporations to local art collectives.

These links will give you the chance to meet people working in your field, take part in work placements and benefit from industry events and networking opportunities.

Plus, much of our course content is developed with industry in mind, so that the things you’re learning are relevant to the kinds of jobs you’ll go in to in the future.

Find out more about how you can benefit from our industry links.


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Work placements can provide you with a huge number of benefits. Not only do they help you develop skills and experience of the working environment, but they’re also great for increasing confidence and helping you build a network of useful contacts for after you graduate.

Many of our degrees offer the opportunity to do placements. If your degree isn’t one of them then you can also access placements through the Careers Service.

Find out more about how work placements can make you more employable.

Working for yourself

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Many of our graduates set up their own business after graduating, and the Careers Service can support you in doing this.

Find out more about setting up your own business, including how to register your company, write a business plan and apply for loans and other funding opportunities. 


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