Portsmouth Business School

Get ahead in work and business


Portsmouth Business School strives to support you at every stage of your career journey, whether you are at the beginning, established within your chosen field, or you are seeking support for your own business.

With extensive facilities, world-renowned research activity and professional support services the School acts as a hub for those looking to develop their skills, their business ventures, or just looking for a change in direction.

Discover the ways in which we can assist you with your continued development:

Get ahead in your career

Employment Opportunities

As alumni of the University of Portsmouth you are able to utilise the service of Purple Door during the 5 years after you graduate. This service offers you access to part-time jobs, career planning, work experience, volunteering, placements, business startup advice and graduate jobs to help you get into graduate work, further study or start up a business. Discover more.

You also have the opportunity to access a jobs board within Portsmouth LinkUP that hosts vacancies offered by fellow alumni of the University of Portsmouth. This service is open to all alumni registered with Portsmouth LinkUP.

Peer-peer mentoring

By registering with Portsmouth LinkUP you will gain access to a wealth of expertise from our registered University of Portsmouth alumni mentors. This peer-peer mentoring service offers the opportunity to gain a unique insight from graduates who work within your chosen professional field. With the ability to simply ask a quick question or gain more in depth mentoring to gain valuable advice about how to advance as a graduate or change your current career path.

Get ahead in business

Innovation Space

With a host of services from desk space hire, free business events, networking opportunities, and the opportunity to join a wider business community,  Innovation Space offers small companies and startups the opportunity to thrive.

Access to Business Services.