Alumni benefits

The Careers and Industry Liaison Team is on hand to support you once you have left Ravensbourne if you need help with your career planning or freelance, start up or work based industry opportunities.

We also have an incubation programme that can offer a full range of facilities and business support to help you grow, postgraduate degree programmes, short courses and you can still access our Study Zone.

Careers and Industry Advice

If you graduated up to 3 years ago from Ravensbourne the Careers Team are still here to help you. We can arrange a One to One meeting or a telephone consultation to support you. If you have any concerns about your career planning please contact us at or on 020 3040 3996.

If you graduated from Ravensbourne more than 3 years ago you can still contact the team to see how we can help you and we will discuss this on a case by case basis.

Ravensbourne advertises work opportunities suitable for graduates of all it's courses on the Ravensbourne Agency. Sign up now.

Ravensbourne Agency

The Ravensbourne Agency advertises work opportunities direct from the media, creative and fashion industries. 

As alumni you could find a whole range of opportunities from full-time, part-time, freelance work or placements and many more.

There are many reasons to sign up the Ravensbourne Agency but here are just a few:

  • Access to work opportunities direct from industry.
  • Access to a platform that helps you, the student or graduate promote yourself and work to potential employers.
  • An exclusive look into what the employers and industry professionals want in a Ravensbourne student or graduate.
  • The ability to apply for an opportunity directly through the Ravensbourne Agency.
  • A comprehensive filtration system, you can filter work opportunities by industry sector, type of opportunity, skillset or by keywords/phrases.

If the Ravensbourne Agency sounds like something you are interested in then why not register today. 

Ravensbourne Insights

The Ravensbourne Insights are tailored advice and resources written exclusively for student and alumni looking to progress their career.

We in the Careers and industry liaison team have looked at each undergraduate course and have created bespoke industry insights.

We've gone out and asked industry professionals what you need to impress them so the Insights is full of CV advice, portfolios & showreels tips, future prospects and interview tips.

Incubation Programme

Incubation logo

Incubation at Ravensbourne gives ambitious young companies and start-ups an environment to develop and grow by providing access to facilities, business development opportunities and a vast knowledge base. Incubation at Ravensbourne has already supported over 200 companies. 

Incubation at Ravensbourne offers companies a full range of facilities and business support to help them grow. Incubatees can access: 

  • Curated industry events and bi-monthly organised workshops.
  • Support from external mentors and regular business "surgeries"
  • Access to industry experts within Ravensbourne.
  • Talent pool from Ravensbourne demographics.
  • Access to cutting-edge facilities. 

For further information please visit our Incubation website. 

Postgraduate Study

If you choose to continue your studies at postgraduate degree level, we offer a range of specialised, digitally-focused PG courses. Ravensbourne supports a multi-disciplinary environment with industry-standard facilities, offering a unique context to explore specialist Master degrees. All our tutors are respected academics and practitioners with excellent experience and links to industry.

As Ravensbourne alumni we can offer a discount of up to 10% on our postgraduate courses.

For an overview of all our postgraduate study courses including:

  • design management and innovation 
  • fashion 
  • future technologies 
  • interactive media and games
  • visual media

Please visit our PG course overview webpage. 

You can also tailor your programme of study to suit your own personal and career needs, to stand out and succeed in a competitive field with higher-level skills and specialist knowledge – whether you complete the full MA, or select just one course.

Build Your Own MA modules provide highly specialist training for both experienced and aspiring digital media professionals. Once you've completed a module, you'll be awarded 20 academic credits, allowing you to take further modules at any of the other institutions in the programme.

Please contact Michael O'Sullivan for more information at m.o'

Short Courses

Ravensbourne’s short and professional courses span digital media, fashion, broadcasting and design.

Professional Short Courses 

Our professional short courses provide training for industry practitioners looking to gain specific creative, technical or digital skills. Our range of creative, technical and digital courses has been designed with your needs in mind – giving you affordable, practical and work-relevant training that doesn’t take up too much of your time. For more information on these courses please visit the short courses webpage 

Greenwich Digital Skills

Greenwich Digital Skills LogoGreenwich Digital Skills offers a variety of part time, evening and weekend short courses including: Introduction to Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign, Social Media, Film Production and Editing and Rapid Prototyping. For more information on these courses please visit the short courses webpage  or call 020 3040 3643.

Ravensbourne Shorts 

Ravensbourne Shorts offer free training and personal development opportunities for our current and alumni students. The short courses are divided into two key areas, all of which offer students free workshops and training on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday evenings.  For more information on these courses please visit the short courses webpage 

Study Zone

Our Study Zone is a first-class library service, where we focus on making sure we meet your needs as an individual learner. Our library staff are on hand with specialist knowledge of the best materials for your area of study.

Alumni may use the Study Zone while staffed, normally between 9am-5pm Monday to Friday if material is not readily available elsewhere such as the British Library.

To arrange a visit please email or call 020 3040 3768.