The University of Southampton


Gradcracker is the careers website for science, engineering and technology students.

Whether you're looking for a work placement during university or a graduate programme to join when you finish - you'll find it here!

Using our advanced job search facility you can search over 150 science, engineering and technology employers to find summer and year long work placements just by selecting your discipline, preferred region and duration.

We have 16 separate discipline search options and a handy keyword search facility to help you find your perfect graduate opportunities.

As well as searching for jobs on Gradcracker you can:

  • Find useful advice from us, our employers and other experts
  • Keep up to date with news on our blog
  • Find careers events near you
    • Watch videos of our employers’ products and operations plus video profiles of their           recent graduates


Registering on Gradcracker is quick, easy and, free. It allows you to

  • Customise your personal area of Gradcracker, 'My Gradcracker' this is where you can receive live news feeds and alerts
  • Ensure that you receive our tailor made weekly e-newsletter direct to your inbox
  • Keep up-to-date with your chosen company’s latest content and opportunities when using our ‘follow’ feature.
  • Upload your CV to our employer database, each employer advertising on Gradcracker has password access to this. Employers can search this database by many separate fields including a keyword search. Employers can also link to your CV if you are following them on Gradcracker and your CV is on our database 

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