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The University of Cambridge Careers Service helps you to prepare for your future. Whether you are an undergrad, postgrad or postdoc, our team of experienced and impartial careers advisers are here to support you at Cambridge and beyond.

About us

We’ll work with you from day one to explore options, connect with employers and navigate the complex job market – saving you time and maximising your employability prospects.Whether you have no idea what to do next, a few ideas or a definite plan, we offer plenty to help you take the next step: one-to-one guidance consultations; 14 major careers events each year; an extensive programme of briefings and skill sessions; coordinated employer presentations; a free book on CVs and Applications; and a database of over 4,000 graduate-level job vacancies.

Contact us

Our office is closed due to COVID-19 - there will not be any staff available to answer phone calls until further notice. Please contact us via the methods below:

Where to find us

The Student Services Building can be accessed via Bene't Street or via the archway on Downing/Pembroke Street (next to the Zoology Building and the Shell Building). If you have a disability, please see our accessibility information.

Careers Service

Student Services Centre

New Museums Site

Bene’t Street




Working hours (remote contact)


Mon to Fri, 9am – 5pm


Mon to Fri, 9am – 1pm and 2pm – 5pm

Further information

Annual Report 2017-18

History of the Careers Service