Careers and professional development


Careers advice and support

You’re entitled to use the wide range of services offered by the University’s Careers Centre who provide a range of help and advice to assist you in planning your career and making well-informed decisions along the way.

Our employability team also organises an annual STEM careers fair, which will give you the opportunity to meet over 50 graduate recruiters to gain an insight into graduate jobs. 

Graduate destinations

The range of careers open to you upon completion of your PhD is broad and not limited to academia, some of which are listed here:

  • Principle Healthcare Ltd - New Product Development Manager
  • Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives    
  • University of Bahrain - Assistant Professor    
  • American University of the Middle East (AUM) - Assistant Professor    
  • Campden BRI - Process Technologist
  • RWTH Aachen University, Institute of Biotechnology -  Independent research
  • Federal University of Technology    - Lecturer in Food and Analytical Chemistry