During your time at Leeds International Study Centre for progression to Leeds Beckett University
Preparation for employment starts at Leeds International Study Centre, with CareerAhead. A new careers service designed to give you a head start in today’s competitive employment market.
CareerAhead is a core module for all our International Foundation Year courses, and will guide you towards making the best choices for your future at Leeds Beckett University and beyond. You will be supported to reflect on your skills, and create a personal career development plan that will inform your study.
While you study your academic course, you will be given opportunities to develop key skills such as leadership and organisation. Better yet, you will learn the skills needed to create an outstanding CV, give presentations and perform in interviews.
When you progress to Leeds Beckett University
Your career development plan is designed to help you build on your employability skills throughout your time at Leeds International Study Centre and Leeds Beckett University.
At the University you will complete assignments set out in your plan, alongside accessing great career resources. These include a dedicated employability team, who can provide expert information and advice on career development, and expert tutors, who put employability skills at the heart of everything they do.
Depending on which degree you choose, you can also spend up to one year in employment. Students who have taken up this opportunity have been placed with businesses such as the Walt Disney Company, Nike and Apple.
After you graduate
According to the latest figures from the Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education survey, 96% of Leeds Beckett University graduates were in work or further education within 6 months of graduation. The figure places Leeds 4th in the UK and 3rd in England.
Career prospects at Leeds Beckett University have never been better. In a 2016 survey carried out by Emolument.com, the University was ranked top 5 in the UK for graduates going on to become CEOs.
Apply to Leeds Beckett International Study Centre for progression to Leeds Beckett University today.