Careers and employability

Rewarding careers

Physics careers

Looking to stand out from the crowd and secure that all-important graduate job in an increasingly competitive job market? Your degree from the University of Leeds and the wider experience you’ll gain while you’re studying here will help you to do just that.

  • 94% of our recent graduates are employed or in further study within six months of graduating (latest Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education survey - 2016/17). Recent graduates have found positions in organisations including:
  • Alscient
  • BAE Systems
  • IBM
  • KPMG
  • King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
  • Reckitt Benckiser
  • Schroders Investment Management Ltd
  • Unilever

Our close working relationships with a large number of key companies means that throughout your degree you’ll be exposed to industry and prepared for a career in a professional environment.

Additionally, you’ll have opportunities to: