STEEP is a unique BU programme designed and delivered for students in the Faculty of Management. The programme gives you an opportunity to develop your employability skills through workshops and events, helping you to secure a placement or graduate role. In liaison with your programme leaders and industry experts, we’ve identified the key skills that are invaluable to you when applying for your placement or graduate role. The graduate job market is hugely competitive and your CV needs to stand out from the crowd and showcase your skills.
The programme aims to:
- Build your confidence
- Bring you closer to industry
- Make you stand out from the crowd.
Hear from students who took advantage of our STEEP workshops
“Thank you so much. It was really fun and has made me think about my future in more detail and from another perspective.” Joseph, February 2016
“These were some of the best 4 hours at uni so far!” Nicola, February 2016
“Extremely useful and would attend others in the future.” Megan, February 2016
“Really good and worthwhile, eye-opening.” Edward, February 2016
First Aid workshop
“Would recommend everyone to do this, great for first aid skills.” Hayley, February 2016
“Very useful day, highly recommend.” Simon, October 2015
“I feel I have learnt different leadership skills to develop my future career. I have learnt to be confident, enthusiastic and to always stand up first to impress future employers.” Georgina, October 2015
“One of the best (if not the best) workshops/classes I've been to at BU. Encourage for everyone!” Alice, October 2016
“Really personable/engaging – good mixture of interaction and listening.” Lee, October 2016
Mock Assessment Centre workshop
“Very informative. Well presented and explained.” Danielle, March 2016
“The presentation was very engaging.” Matthew, March 2016
“First-hand advice, from someone who has progressed through different positions, about the application process.” Ethan, March 2016
“So useful! Lots of the grad jobs I'm applying for want Photoshop skills.” Emily, April 2016
“Learnt more than I know in two years from using Photoshop at GCSE-level.” Megan, April 2016
“Vital tool in today's business environment.” Alex, April 2016
We’re very proud of our Graduates achievements, take a look at some stories from your predecessors on our BUProud pages.