It's In Our Nature

The 2021 UCT Careers Service Guide is designed to help UCT Students navigate the future world of work. With insights from the industry, useful advise and job listings from legendary employers, this guide is there to support students and graduates alike. The guide features seven chapters:

  1. About Us: Who are we, why are we here and how can we help you? Let us help you kickstart your career and plan your journey while at UCT.
  2. Future Skills: The pandemic has made employability skills more important than ever – these 10 skills will help you thrive and make an impact in the future workplace.
  3. Career Toolkit: It’s never too early to start your career. Prepare to Own the Selection Process with our curated guide on your CV, cover letter, interviews and more.
  4. Working World: Starting at a job can be daunting, and even more so during a pandemic. Learn how to find work during these times, prevent remote burnout, and more.
  5. Studentpreneurs: Meet the innovative studentpreneurs that made their mark at the 2020 EDHE Entrepreneurship Intervarsity.
  6. Grad Gallery: Be inspired by the stories of UCT grads that are making waves in their industries and learn how they are navigating the effects of the pandemic.
  7. Employer Directory: Your pocket guide to industry leaders and the opportunities they offer. Learn more about your dream job and get your application in before the deadline.