Careers in this sector, also known as built environment, range from civil and building services engineering, surveying or planning, through to those with a strong commercial focus like property management and valuation.
The usual route into the sector is a recognised professional qualification, sometimes offered as a postgraduate conversion.
Alexander Stephens, a mechanical engineering graduate from the University, talks about:
Bd4jobs.com - offers advice, role profiles and job vacancies for architects
Creative CV Guide download the guide for advice and CV examples for the creative industries
Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists (CIAT) - provides a comprehensive careers section.
Making an Impact interview video - two design graduates interview for a professional role with Winning Moves. Useful for finding out about portfolio interviews. Login to Workspace to access free!
Prospects - for a professional insight into careers in this industry
Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) - provides extensive information on careers, education and professional development
TARGETjobs - graduate career information and vacancies for architecture
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