Careers

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  • All of our courses are designed to prepare you for the world of work. Many of our graduates go on to secure positions in high profile international organisations.

    How is this achieved?

    • Our strong links with business mean we are continuously updating courses to give you the best start to your career
    • You will learn the key transferable skills that employers are looking for such as IT, learning and presentation skills, self-management, communication, problem solving, numeracy and teamwork
    • You have the opportunity to take a year's work placement in your third year
    • Managers from a wide range of high profile companies such as Harley-DavidsonJohnson & JohnsonFat FaceBPAldi and Tesco come and speak to you about working with them
    • Through our Accountants in Mentoring Scheme our final year students are mentored by managers from top companies including KPMGPwC and Grant Thornton
    • A dedicated Careers Centre which has a wealth of resources to support you in your future career
  • "At Oxford Brookes I developed key transferable skills such as reporting, communication and research skills. I did my work placement at MINI Plant Oxford and worked shifts in the factory to earn extra money. It was a great experience and secured my place on BMW’s graduate scheme."

    EWA ZMIJEWSKA - Quality Specialist BMW Group BA (Hons) Business Management & Law graduate