Undergraduate Careers Support
At LUMS we understand the potential challenges you will face entering a highly competitive labour market. Our close contact with graduate employers also ensures that we understand what knowledge, skills and personal attributes they seek in potential employees.
Studying with us will give you a unique opportunity to develop your employability. Through your course you will gain specialised subject knowledge, learn how to work in teams, deliver professional presentations, develop your managerial and leadership qualities, solve real business problems and become much more globally aware.
While at LUMS you can widen your experience by choosing from a vast range activities which include business games run by major graduate employers, personal and career development courses, work experience, volunteering and membership of student clubs and societies. And you can also boost your CV by choosing one of our Study Abroad options or gaining experience on an industrial placement.
So whatever your career aspirations – working for a large blue chip organisation, a small or medium-sized enterprise, a not-for-profit organisation or even setting up your own business – we will help you to realise them.
Putting you on the right track
If it all seems a bit daunting or you have no idea yet of whatyou will do at the end of your study, don’t worry – our flexible degrees and dedicated careers support are designed to let you explore your interests and learn more about the different options open to you.
A business and management degree from LUMS is highly regarded by regional, national and international employers and will open the door to a vast range of careers. Most of our graduates enter careers directly related to business and management in a wide range of organisations, including Accenture, Amazon, Arcadia, Astra Zeneca, Barclays, BMW, Civil Service, Co-Op, Deloitte, Ernst & Young, Google, Home Office, IBM, Johnson and Johnson, KPMG, Marks & Spencer, NHS, PricewaterhouseCoopers and Tesco. Others go on to postgraduate education, academic research and teaching or start their own businesses.
You can get an idea of what some of our graduates have gone on to do by reading our alumni profiles.