Employer Engagement and Business Development

Supporting business, enterprise and growth

We are proud that as one of UK's newest universities, we have already been recognised for the commitment and strength of our broad range of programmes supporting business, enterprise and growth to large organisations and SMEs.


Working with employers

We aim to help your business unleash its potential, to increase your competitiveness and grow. Our Development Managers are on hand to visit your business to discuss how we can work together.

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Promoting your vacancies and other opportunities

The University of Cumbria’s new career hub, My Career Enriched, enables you to promote opportunities to students and graduates, book places at our careers events and send queries to our Careers and Employability Team. Registration is quick and easy, allowing you to recruit current students and local recent graduates for all types of opportunities, from seasonal to graduate roles.

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Our campuses provide the perfect setting for a diverse range of events, from committee meetings or training sessions to residential retreats and international conferences.

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Student enterprise

Helping students, potential students and graduates develop their careers is a crucial part of the Enterprise and Business team's offer. Find out what we can do for student enterprise.

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Enterprise societies

Do you have a flair for business? Then we have an exciting opportunity for you! Join one of our student-led Student Enterprise societies at the University of Cumbria, run by students, for students!

Students' Union societies
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