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Career Advice for Current Students

Career Advice for Current Students

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Graduates in English have a range of transferable skills, including the ability to:

  • Write clearly and effectively. 
  • Think independently and creatively. 
  • Organise and engage in research.
  • Evaluate ideas and derive conclusions based on research.
  • Craft well-supported, logical arguments.
  • Apply theories to understand critical problems.
  • Present information cogently and concisely.
  • Collaborate and work as part of a team

Past students have worked in teaching, journalism, PR, content management, administration and much more. Learn more career options for English graduates here: English Careers

For information and advice on career options, postgraduate study and further education, contact the UCC Career Services:


English Department

Roinn an Bhéarla

O'Rahilly Building, University College Cork, Cork. Ireland