Find out about occupations

We hold a full range of occupational information so that you can research your potential career in detail - head for the blue files in the Information Room. The information in these files, along with the other resources listed in the catalogue, will tell you what graduate opportunities exist in a certain field of work, how to get in, typical salaries, and further sources of information and advice. 

  • You can view our catalogue of resources for occupational research and working & studying abroad.
  • Occupational Profiles are core reading. You can read or print copies of the profiles in the Information Room or view them in the Browse job profiles section of They include links to professional bodies' sites, which are an excellent source of information about your potential career.
  • Sector Briefings give you an overview of roles within a sector. View them in the Job sectors section of
  • Bath Connection gives you the chance to network with Bath graduates who are willing to talk to current Bath students about working for their employer, what's involved in their job, and diversity issues.
  • Skills Development programme (Bath only)- Check the diary to find out if we are running a workshop on an occupation you are interested in.
  • Employer and job role research - download this helpsheet to get some advice on how to do this.