Past students have found themselves in a wide range of sectors and include world famous authors, business leaders and campaigners. They work in business, the arts, third sectors organisations and academia.

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By volunteering their time and expertise, our alumni make a huge difference to the University experience of current students. Find out how today's undergraduates can benefit from our student and career experiences. 


By returning to campus to talk about their career success, offering advice on student projects, and hosting placements, alumni are bringing a 'real-world' perspective to students' learning.

Practical help

They are also preparing students for the competitive job market they’ll enter on graduation, by providing internships and offering careers mentoring to current students.


Perhaps most valuable of all, our alumni are inspiring the next generation of prospective Manchester students, by talking about the impact Manchester had on their careers, and speaking at University open days.