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Recruiting Our Students

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How and your organisation tap into our talent pool? And what makes our students different?

Durham students have always been sought after by recruiters. They are very employable, you could say. Experience the benefits of working with some of the most high-calibre, independent and globally-aware graduates in the world.

Whether they’re UndergraduateMasters or MBA students or alumni, here’s what sets them apart.

Primed for excellence 

We provide world-class academic teaching, as well as a career development and skills programme. With us, learning goes beyond purely instilling knowledge. We place equal weighting on nurturing independent thinking, instinct and interpersonal skills.

The combination of their academic experience with opportunities to enhance their knowledge and skills through extra-curricular activities, via our college and extensive Clubs and Societies network, produces well-rounded individuals – individuals who possess the skills required to secure a job in the most competitive of industries.

It's this blend of the practical and perceptive that enables our students to add real value. 


We attract students from around the world, and from multiple industries and roles. This environment mirrors the wider business world, helping our students understand cultural differences and the importance of communication. Over the years, our students have joined many leading companies including Citi, Accenture, Nissan and Vodafone. 

Reap the rewards 

Whether you’re looking for a permanent employee, placement student or intern, our careers team can help you connect with the expertise you need. As an top international business school, we are well placed to support your company’s recruitment and succession plans across the globe.   

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Find out how our students and graduates can support your business growth.

What Our Employers Say

See what our employers have to say about recruiting Durham University Business School students and alumni.
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Business Projects

Access our talent, resources, knowledge and experience through a Business Project.
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