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What is MyCareer?

MyCareer is an online space that allows you access to a range of services to support you in your career journey. These services and resources, aimed at UCT students at all levels of study, is a great place to get a head start on your career development. You can use MyCareer to book a consultation session, register for careers workshops and company events, and search for the latest job opportunities. Like we said, it’s your one-stop-shop…

Set your preferences / Register your interests

You can tailor-make your MyCareer profile to suit your specific needs. Gone are the days of spam! You can register specific job-search criteria on MyCareer, and we will email you exclusive information regarding events and vacancies by employers specifically recruiting UCT students. When you log in, choose “My Preferences” to create and update your personal careers profile, then make sure that you click “yes” to receiving targeted emails.

View Hundreds of Opportunities

Looking for a part-time or full-time job? Want to gain some experience through an internship or volunteering? Looking for a bursary or scholarship? Log into MyCareer and select “browse opportunities” to filter through the hundreds of full time, part time internship and scholarship opportunities we have advertised for UCT students. You can even save your favourite opportunities to return to later.

Book career appointments

Book careers discussion or CV/cover letter discussion appointments via MyCareer. Once logged in, select “view available appointments” and select the most suitable time slot for you from the list.

Search and book onto careers events

Careers fairs, seminars, presentations, conferences and networking opportunities are recorded in the “Events” section on MyCareer. Browse the events and click on their titles to find out more about the event and how/when to book.

Login to MyCareer and create a profile.