Postgraduate Career Services

The Postgraduate Careers Service team designs and delivers a wide range of employability focused services specifically for Manchester Worldwide (S.E. Asia) Masters students, giving you a competitive edge.

The University’s Careers consultants can offer expert guidance and support in the following areas:

  • Job Application Process
  • Cover Letters
  • CV/Resume
  • Interview Practice and Preparation
  • Your LinkedIn Profile

Book an appointment via CareersLink for one-to-one support or have an informal chat with a member of the Careers team via their online web chat between 4pm – 12pm, SGT (9am – 5pm, UK Time). 


Web Chat Link: https://www.careers.manchester.ac.uk/services/talktous/

Attend one of the University’s many online or face-to-face workshops supported by the Centre to build your employability skills and receive valuable feedback from our Careers consultants.

The Careers Platform can be accessible via online or downloading the mobile app.

Online-career-portalWebsite Link: https://mbs-csm.symplicity.com/students/

Mobile-app
Mobile App: Download “Careers by Symplicity”

Once you have received a notification that you are able to assess the Careers Platform, please use your student ID number as your username and AMBS1234 as your password.

You can then update your password via ‘My Account’.

With many transitioning to remote working in recent times, the University has been partnering with careers portal as well as regularly updating our own online resources to ensure that up-to-date information is always available for those who need it. 

Career Insider (Vault)

Website Link: https://careerinsider.vault.com/

Access Vault to:

  • Get seen by top employers
  • Receive targeted job alerts
  • Read up on resume advice/careers advice newsletters
  • And more!

Click on ‘Join Now’ on the top right-hand corner to create an account.

The University of Manchester Careers Service

The Careers Service also has many e-resources that are relevant to students and alumni in the region. Some notable topics include:

  • Online Training Resources to Boost Your Employability 
  • What is LinkedIn and How to Use it
  • Writing a CV/Resume
  • Getting Ready for Your Video Interview

You may also have a read of the Careers Service blog which contains a wealth of information on career planning or check out our extensive international alumni networks to connect with other international students and alumni working around the world.

Email us to find out more. 

These are face-to-face and virtual events which the Centre arranges for you to converse with our successful alumni from the Global MBA Programme, with the aim of providing you with practical advice to advance your career further.

The Alliance Manchester Business School Postgraduate Careers Service works closely with The University of Manchester Careers Service, meaning that you can access the large number of organisations that attend events on campus to present their job opportunities, both in the UK and internationally.

Organisations which have been exhibitors in past events include: