AES Support

Career development services

CV writing tools

Cover letter 

A covering letter introduces and highlights your key accomplishments that fit the job requirements.

CV writing handbook

Here is a guide that thatyou can use to ensure your CV properly markets you/ your skills to an employer. 

CV templates

Here are 10 CV templates that you can download and edit, to secure that interview you’ve always wanted.

Interview and presentation skills videos

This video will educate you about the different types of interviews and the skills you need to succeed.

Play Video

Watch this video to see what happens during an interview and learn how to conduct yourself.

Play Video

Watch this video to learn how to prepare, deliver and evaluate a presentation.

Play Video

Career videos

Watch these videos in order to find out about the career paths open to you, if you pursue a programme in the College of Agriculture, Engineering and Science.

Book a career development session

Ms Karuna Mahadave is the official career development officer for student support services. She visits Howard College, Pietermartizburg and Westville campuses each week. If you require her services, please book an appointment with her.

  • Wednesdays  |  Westville campus, Ground floor, H1 building, STEC@UKZN 

  • Thursdays  |  Howard College campus, Desmond Clarence building, 3rd floor, Room 331

  • Fridays  |  Pietermaritzburg campus, Admin Building (Main Campus)