Portsmouth LinkUp

We have launched our brand new alumni platform, Portsmouth LinkUP, which will enable you to connect with fellow alumni across the world.

Portsmouth LinkUP is completely free as part of your Alumni Association membership and available exclusively to alumni of the University, Portsmouth Polytechnic and its previous incarnations.

The platform facilitates alumni-to-alumni mentoring and will be opened up to current students in the near future to enable them to benefit from the wealth of knowledge and skills in our alumni community.

Portsmouth LinkUP enables you to:

  • reconnect with your university friends
  • search for graduates around the world
  • share your career expertise and knowledge through e-mentoring
  • volunteer your time in a variety of rewarding ways
  • get advice on your next move and how to progress in your chosen career
  • update your details simply and easily

Benefits for the mentor

  • knowing you have helped someone to grow in confidence and self-esteem
  • developing a new skill for your CV
  • the feeling of helping someone progress in their career or even to find the right career
  • the opportunity to log some volunteering hours

Benefits for the mentee

  • one-to-one support from an experienced professional
  • a network of contacts within your chosen industry
  • insights into your chosen career or possible career options
  • a head-start in getting your dream job

Portsmouth LinkUP gives you the option to pull through the information from your LinkedIn account, so getting started couldn’t be easier…