How well do you know your KTPs?

For example, do you know that over 350 graduate jobs are created each year from Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTP), making it the UK’s largest graduate recruitment programme?

Find out if you should be considering KTPs in your graduate job search.


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Work Abroad Vs Study Abroad: What’s right for you?


Although studying abroad and working abroad both provide fantastic opportunities to live like a local as you immerse yourself in a new culture, hone your language skills, develop your international network and gain the ‘global outlook’ that employers are looking for, they are two very different ways to spend your third year.

So what are the differences between them and which is the right choice for you?

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Graduate blog: from bad to worse to better

After graduation, a holiday and a short stint studying abroad, it was about time I got a job.


I quickly fell into a role as a Sales Administrator through a friend of a friend. I knew it wouldn’t be permanent, but I also knew after about a month, that I disliked everything about it. I saw my friends succeeding in their graduate schemes and moving to big cities and felt completely left behind. After six months of feeling sorry for myself, my dad gave me some valuable advice; ‘No one can get you out of this job but you.’

And so began the search!

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Leanne Smith Essex 2016 graduate spills all about the Mitie Grad scheme

It’s that time of year, the excitement of Christmas is over and you finally have to start thinking about life after Uni!

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As a recent Essex graduate, I was in the same situation frantically trying to find myself a job. One day I stumbled across the Mitie Graduate Scheme and after several forms and psychometric tests, an online video interview and an assessment centre I was offered a job!

Why should you apply today?

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