Taking time out from studying

Are you thinking of taking some time out from studying or before you begin a career?

Whether you are thinking of taking a break from studying, arranging an around the world tour, or taking some time to gain some valuable work experience, Careers Network is a good place to begin thinking about your time out.

What employers think about taking time out?

You may be worried about how taking some time out might affect your career. Find out what employers think about taking time out to help you assess the positives of taking time out.

How University of Birmingham students spent their time out

Whether it is travelling, volunteering, expeditions or short courses, students from the University of Birmingham explore all avenues. Find out how other students have benefited from time out.

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