Careers Resources

Careers Resources

Regina Jaschke

Regina Jaschke is our adviser for Economics. Use the following resources to explore options with a degree in Economics. If you would like further advice, please make an appointment with Regina.


What can I do with my degree? - Economics (Prospects)

This article provides an overview of the skills gained throughout your degree, job options, career areas, further study, case studies, contacts and resources.

Business School UG destination information (2020-21)

Data on what Business School undergraduates were doing 15 months after they finished their studies.

Economics UG destination information (2020-21)

Data on what Chemistry undergraduates were doing 15 months after finishing their studies.

What Do Graduates Do? - Scotland

Find out what graduates from Scottish institutions went on to do after their first degree, Masters or PhD.

What Do Graduates Do? (UK)

Find out what graduates in your subject went on to do after graduation. This survey is carried out nationally every year.

Government Economic Service

The Government Economic Service (GES) is the largest recruiter of economists in the UK, working across 30 government departments.


Browse the latest job opportunities and scholarships in the fields of Economics, Business and Finance. Details of conferences are also published on this site.

The Economist

Online version of the weekly periodical.

Society of Professional Economists

Leading organisation for professional economists in the UK and Europe. Their website includes a careers section which has advice on becoming an economist and a listing of current opportunities.

Sample CV - Economics (4th year)

This is a sample CV for a fourth year Economics student.

"From Aberdeen to..." alumni story - Nathan Birch (CEO of a brand consultancy firm)

The University of Aberdeen boasts a fantastic array of alumni working in diverse industries across the globe. In this article Economics and Management graduate, Nathan Birch, talks about his experience studying at Aberdeen and career path to date.

Looking for career options with your degree subject?

Here are some areas you might be interested in:

Don't forget that many graduate jobs are open to people from any degree subject. If you want to find out more, have a look at our Explore your options section or speak to one of our Careers Advisers.