University of Exeter

The University of Exeter combines world class research with excellent student satisfaction at its campuses in Exeter and Cornwall.

It is a member of the Russell Group of leading research-intensive universities.

The University has 19,300 students from 130 different countries, over 93% of whom are full-time. It has 2,200 members of staff.  

Its' success is built on a strong partnership with its' students and a clear focus on high performance. 

Paul Blackmore, Head of StudentEmployability & Academic Success at theUniversity of Exeter said “The University is always looking for innovativeways to enhance our students’ career prospects so we are delighted to beworking with and supporting Gradsouthwest which is particularly strong onengaging SMEs across the south west and a great way for us to promote ourGraduate Business Partnership service to employers in the region. Gradsouthwest delivers great career opportunities for our students andgraduates and, as such, we recommend it to both south west businesses andcandidates that are looking to find each other”. 


Gradsouthwest works with the employability team at the University of Exeter on various projects, including attending their careers fairs, as an expert speaker at their PhD careers days and as a business mentor to students.

University of Exeter Careers Fair