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Graduates FAQs

When is an engineering graduate capable for a job?

An engineering graduate is capable for a job right after graduation. However, qualifications, experience, and placement opportunities can all increase your job prospects as these provide you with the necessary skills required for a role.

Do I need experience to get an engineering job?

Experience in a particular job or field is critical to improving your job prospects. Undertaking work experience, a placement, or training courses can provide you with relevant industry or job-specific experience.

What is the average salary for a graduate engineering role?

The average salary for graduate engineering roles varies depending on the job role. However, the average salary for graduate engineering roles is around £27,920. This can range anywhere from £20,000 to £35,000, depending on the role and experience.

How can I improve my CV as a fresh graduate engineer?

Writing a CV that catches the attention of employers can be difficult, especially in highly competitive job areas. Following an effective CV structure can help:

  • Name and contact details at the top.
  • Personal statement, including the value you can provide to an organisation and career goals.
  • Skills you have relevant to the job role.
  • Work experience, including placements, training courses, internships, part-time jobs, etc.
  • Education and qualifications are in reverse order.

You should keep a CV as concise as possible (ideally, two sides of A4). Incorporating action verbs and also proofreading to avoid any errors.

Can I get an engineering job before graduation?

Ideally, graduates should start seeking graduate roles during their final year. Many graduate roles open early, so starting your job hunt during the Autumn semester ensures you don’t miss out on any graduate roles before the closing date.

How can I get a job as a mechanical engineer after graduation?

You can get a job as a mechanical engineer after graduation in several ways. Alongside the degree in mechanical engineering, actively seeking relevant positions and applying can help graduates find roles. These tips can also help you to get a job as a mechanical engineer:

  • A commercial or business awareness.
  • Technical skills.
  • Additional engineering training (outside of mechanical engineering).
  • Getting certificated qualifications.
  • Creating a strong CV that is matched to each role.
  • Grow your connections in relevant fields.
  • Prepare and practice for interviews and assessment centres.

Is it worth it to become an electrical engineer in the UK?

Becoming an electrical engineer in the UK provides many great job benefits. Certain benefits you can gain as an electrical engineer include a high earning potential, job prestige, and flexible career options.

How long before graduation should I apply for jobs?

The time for applying for jobs before graduation depends on the industry and the company. However, some graduate roles open as early as a year before the start date. You should start looking for roles early in October to avoid missing out on opportunities.