Skills for success

At the International Study Centre, our programmes include CareerAhead activities. These are designed so that when you graduate, you will be able to enter the world of work with confidence.

How does CareerAhead work?

Through your studies and a variety of activities you will get the chance to develop key skills like teamwork and communication, and learn to identify and develop your own strengths. We will also help you form a personal development plan, with targets to work through when you progress to the University.

When you go on to your degree at Leicester

During your degree you will have access to the University’s excellent career services. So besides graduating with a globally recognised degree you will have the right skills to forge a fantastic career for yourself.

Visit our Career support page to find out more about the support you will have access to at Leicester.

Develop your skills

Get a head start in your career. We have researched the global employment market so we can teach you the skills you need for success.

Our students

An international student from the University of Leicester International Study Centre, who graduated to work as an engineer at Rolls-Royce in the United Kingdom
The university have helped me to prepare for my future in various ways. I learnt a lot of technical knowledge and developed my interpersonal skills.

Oishi from India

International Foundation Year in Engineering and Technology, graduated with BEng Software and Electronic Engineering, works as a Software Verification Engineer at Rolls-Royce