School of English Literature, Language and Linguistics

Alumni and Employability

English and Employability Challenge

The School has joined forces with former students and Newcastle University’s Careers Service to offer all second year undergraduates the opportunity to take time out from studying and experience real-life business situations.

Former students talk about what they learned studying in our School
English and Employability Event February 2018

Alumni interviews

During the English Challenge 2020, our Student Leaders interviewed Alumnae Fen Frances Felton-Pitt and Hilary Florek. Read more about their exciting roles and career journeys on the SELLL Careers Blog.

Find out more about the benefits of studying English at Newcastle and the career paths of our graduates in this series of video interviews with our former students:

Steph Hayman

Tim Deakin

Suzanne Davies

Watch more interviews with students, alumni and staff on the School's YouTube channel.