Your career

Let your UP degree take you further


Our alumni careers portal makes finding the perfect job easier.

Try out our ‘Career Highways’ for alumni, it gives you access to the advertised posts of the top recruiters in South Africa. Take a peek at some of the high-profile jobs on and career opportunities on offer. 

The alumni career portal offers you a number of different job opportunities in the market, all in one place. So, no more searching different websites, newspapers or agencies for that job. You need to register at the different service providers to upload your CV and apply for jobs. There is no cost to you - it is just another service we offer our UP graduates.




Career Services (CS)
You can also use the Career Services (CS). They concentrate on positions for young graduates and student work. Visit the Career Services offices at the Old Chemisty Bld, Room  1.5.2 on the Hatfield Campus from Monday to Friday between 08:00 and 16:00.
Contact the CS at tel: +27 (0)12 420-5294, fax: +27 (0)12 420-4192, e-mail: [email protected] if you are an alumnus or alumna of UP and you are looking for a job.   
Are you interested in acting as a mentor for current students?  Contact your faculty for more information about mentorships or if you want to offer your services as a mentor to students and  young graduates.



Published by Marianne Hettasch

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