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Academic Support and Employability

Director of Student Experience

The role of the Director of Student Experience is to enhance your university career by building on the support provided to you by your personal tutor, organising skills sessions and other events for the cohort. For appointments, please contact

Departmental Skills Sessions

The Global Sustainable Development academics, working with various members of central services from across the University, are organising a number of sessions that will help you build your study skills and employability, as well as engaging with the wider student community.

Careers (with selected job site links)

The range of support on offer ranges from individual appointments with a careers consultant, to big careers fairs featuring the largest graduate recruiters, sector events covering events with smaller companies, and a large range of workshops. The School also has its own Placement Officer!


References are key to helping you advance after you have finished your degree, whether you are aiming for postgraduate study or heading straight into employment. This section lets you know how to obtain the best references, and from whom.

Personal Tutor

Your personal tutor is also available to support your academic development throughout your course. Where possible, they will respond to requests for help and advice about academic matters and signpost you to the appropriate source for career development and Student services.

Warwick & Outside Resources

From study skills sessions to presenting your research (as an undergraduate) to an international audience - there are a variety of opportunities available for you.