Careers support for graduates

Group of female graduates holding their graduation scrolls

Graduated in the past 2 years? 

Careers & Graduate Futures are delighted to offer careers support to all recent graduates from UK campuses, Dubai & Malaysia.   

For up to 2 years after graduation you have exclusive access to our specialist careers guidance and advice service for Heriot-Watt Graduates from campuses in UK, Dubai and Malaysia.  

Your Career Consultants are Sarah Innes and Lorraine Chambers

1:1 Careers appointments 

Through the GRADfutures platform you can now book the following “virtual” appointments with Sarah or Lorraine: 

30 minutes Guidance appointments and 15-minute CV checks / Quick queries

GRADfutures - other services 

As a recent graduate it is recommended you use the 24/7 GRADfutures platform to:  

  • Attend live graduate careers events to help equip you with the knowledge, skills and confidence to take positive next steps for your future.
  • Subscribe to regular graduate job alerts posted daily by our employer partners.
  • Access a wide range of “Career Resources” – a wealth of topics including job search, applications, interviews, assessment centres, diversity, self-employment, further study and much more!
  • Access short videos of our latest career skills workshops.  

How to access our Graduate service 

Existing users of GRADfutures: 

GRADfutures is accessible by logging in here if you’re an existing registered user. Please note your university email address will expire after a short period of time.  

To keep up with the latest opportunities that match your preferences, please update your existing student profile with your most current personal email address  

New users of GRADFutures: 

To register and set up an account with your personal email address, please register here.  

The Watt Club  

The Development & Alumni Office support The Watt Club, our university alumni association. You automatically become a member of the Watt Club when you graduate. To find out about the benefits of being part of a truly global network please visit the Watt Club pages