MDX Students Support

Launch your future career at Middlesex

Embark on a transformative career journey with Middlesex University’s postgraduate programmes. Situated at the crossroads of industry innovation and academic excellence, we empower you with the knowledge, skills, and connections to excel in your chosen field. With our London-based campus as your backdrop, we provide a career-centric postgraduate education that translates into real-world success.

Unmatched career support from day one

Personalised Career Guidance: When you join our postgraduate community, you’ll receive personalised career support tailored to your professional aspirations. Our dedicated careers advisors are committed to your success, offering one-to-one coaching, CV workshops, and interview preparation to ensure you stand out in the competitive job market. Employers our students have worked with include: 

Industry connections that matter

With Middlesex University’s extensive network of over 1,000 business partnerships, your postgraduate degree opens doors to internships, placements, and real-world projects with some of the UK’s leading employers. Forge valuable connections that could lead to your next role, even before you graduate. 

A stepping stone to your dream career  

Whether you’re aiming for a career leap or a dynamic shift in your professional path, our career services are designed to help you navigate the complexities of the job market. Leverage our ‘Employability Award Scheme’ and ‘MDX Works Employment Hub’ to unlock opportunities that propel you towards your dream career. 

Practical learning for career advancement

Engage in industry-sponsored projects and case studies that reflect the challenges professionals face in today’s dynamic workplace. Our postgraduate courses are crafted to give you hands-on experience so you can apply your learning in real time and gain the practical insights that employers value. Our postgraduate courses are also accredited to provide you with the advance industry standard skills you need to get where you need to be. Below are some of our accreditation connections: 

A launchpad for entrepreneurs and innovators

If you’re an aspiring entrepreneur, Middlesex is your launchpad. Our Innovation and Entrepreneurship programs and support from the Middlesex University Enterprise Development Hub provide the resources and mentorship to turn your ideas into viable businesses. 


Join an esteemed network of professionals

As a Middlesex postgraduate, you’ll be in good company. Our alumni network is made up of successful professionals and leaders across various industries. Benefit from exclusive networking events, mentorship opportunities, and a community ready to welcome you into the fold. 


Track record of graduate employment

Our commitment to your future is reflected in our results, with 95% of our postgraduates transitioning to high-skilled employment or further study shortly after completing their degree, joining the ranks of Middlesex alumni who have made a mark on the global stage (HESA, 2022). 


Lifetime career support

Get career support in a way that suits you from the moment you start studying until after you graduate.






  • 1:1 advice and drop-in sessions
  • CV reviews
  • Help applying for further study
  • Faculty employability advisers

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Skills and business support



  • Skills for employment workshops
  • Mock interviews
  • Support setting up, starting, or growing a business

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Networking events and opportunities


  • Employer engagement and networking opportunities
  • Campus-wide and faculty-specific events
  • Paid, part-time opportunities through Unitemps
  • Work experience and placement support

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Middlesex’s career service helped me tailor my CV, prepare for the interview and this is exactly how I landed my first job at Tesco.


Middlesex Alumni, Digital Marketing MSc
Brand Engagement Executive at Tesco