Careers and employability
Read about more ways our students can boost their careersBy helping our students and graduates find work and internships, we’re supporting local businesses and helping to inject new talent and fresh ideas into the economy.
Academic partners - Shanghai Maritime University
Find out more about the benefits of our partnershipThey are one of the main players in the international maritime community in terms of teaching and learning, and training. We enhance each other’s international networks.
Engineered for success
Meet Ajen LimbuAjen Limbu, currently studying BEng Civil Engineering, has been afforded a remarkable opportunity – to be personally mentored by Lockheed Martin’s CEO Stephen Ball, a graduate and honorary doctorate from Plymouth
From research to relief mission
Read Ellie's storyPhD student Ellie Walsh was researching her dissertation on Nepalese low-caste poetry when a devastating earthquake hit the country. Knowing that aid was needed, she set out to make a contribution to the relief effort.
Dr Megan Crawford
Meet Dr Megan Crawford in our interview with the Director of the Plymouth Institute of Education
Formed post-graduation in 2014, Drake’s Drummers are currently rated as one of the hottest comedy stage acts by national critics, Broadway Baby
Dr Natasha Stephen
Annette is a Careers Adviser at the University, and gold medallist for Zimbabwe at the 2015 World Ice Swimming Championship
The inaugural Big Festival Weekend was held in June and attracted more than 5,000 people onto campus. One of the largest-ever events to be held at the University, it boasted a packed programme of activities for children and adults.
In addition, the University has recently hosted BBC's Question Time and achieved Marie Curie funding success for robotics.