Postgraduate Graduation at the Royal Albert Hall 2023

See where an Imperial degree can take you 

Supporting your career ambitions

Imperial students are always in high demand – so high that you might even get headhunted before you graduate.

That’s because many of the world’s top employers know our graduates have a reputation for being exceptionally bright, entrepreneurial and hard-working.

From your first day here, you’ll have access to a huge range of support services to help you prepare for – and secure – the next step in your academic or professional life.

The support doesn’t stop the minute you get your cap and gown, either. You can continue to use the Careers Service up to three years after you graduate from Imperial.

After you graduate

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Careers service

Imperial sets you up for a rewarding career in innovative fields. We’re here to help you get the most from your future with our Careers Service*.

You’ll benefit from:

  • Professional advice, guidance and support
  • A year-round programme of recruitment fairs
  • An alumni mentoring scheme

Visit our careers pages

​​​*If you’re studying at Imperial College Business School, you’ll have access to your own career services and the recruitment fairs offered for all students. 

Imperial alumni

At Imperial, you’ll join a lifelong community of people around the world. The Imperial experience doesn't end at graduation, instead they will become part of a global network of support, shared memories and new opportunities.

From tackling climate change to winning Oscars, explore some of the stories from our graduates. Based in central London, you’ll be perfectly placed for networking opportunities and industry placement – you may even be headhunted before you graduate.

Read about our graduates

Graduate outcomes

A postgraduate degree from Imperial opens doors. We’re regularly rated top in the UK for our graduate prospects.*

Of our graduates who completed a postgraduate taught course between August 2021 and July 2022, 93.4% entered work or further study, with 3.45% running a business or self-employed.+ 

Our location in London offers many advantages, from close proximity to some of the world’s largest employers to easy access to networking events where you can start building valuable contacts.

* No. 1 for graduate prospects in the Complete University Guide 2024 
+ Graduate Outcomes Survey 2021–2022