UCL Careers Consultant Mark de Freitas and the panel of alumni speakers

Careers insights from UCL alumni

For as long as I have been studying at university, I have been hearing the theory that obtaining a History degree can prove to be the key to success for a career in fields as diverse as law, journalism, public relations and even finance to name but a few. While I had often seen charts…

After the PhD

People often ask me what I plan to do after I finish studying history. “What, you know, JOB, will you get?” they say. That’s not just people who don’t know me well or polite strangers making conversation; even one of my uncles asked me back when I started my undergraduate degree, “You’re going to be,…

Originally posted on UCL Careers Service Blog:
Joe Mason, a 2nd year B.A. History student recently came to see us and have a mock interview ahead of his interview at Freshfields and got the job! Here is his take on how the mock interview helped him… “I was recently accepted onto the Freshfields LLP vacation…