Student Guidance Centre

Career Management and Employability Programmes

The programmes below can all contribute towards Degree Plus accreditation. 


What does this involve?

When is it?

Workplace Study Tours

Visit a variety of employers, participate in active learning opportunities and network with professionals in a range of industry sectors and locations including: the London Law Tour, the London Finance and Business Tour, the Brussels Tour, Career Connections (Belfast and Dublin) and the Germany Tour.

Various times throughout the year

Insight into Management

Nationally recognised management skills programme valued by graduate recruiters.



City Scholarship programme

A programme for first year students who are interested in a career in Finance or Corporate Law managed through collaboration between Queen’s Alumni, the Queen’s Development, Alumni and Relations Office and Careers, Employability and Skills. 

Placements in June. Applications open in Oct/Nov through MyFuture.

MEDIA Programme

Media Employability Development in Action
A one year practical employability programme producing a campus careers communications channel for students.

Year-round. Applications in Semester 2

Get Employment Ready Award

A five week career management course for first year AHSS students with the opportunity to apply for internship opportunities. Semester 2
GLE Asia Visit a major city in Asia (a different city is chosen each year) to work with participants from other UK Universities, building your leadership, cultural awareness and problem solving skills. Applications in Semester 2, visit to Asia in June