Cover letters

The cover letter is your personal sales pitch. Use it to introduce yourself and explain why you want the job and are the right person for it.

CV and cover letters explained workshop

To find out more register and attend our workshop "CV and cover letters explained". You can view workshops and registration details on our Book a workshop page.


Drop-in to get your cover letter and CV reviewed

Come and see us at drop-in to get your cover letter and CV reviewed.

From April to October it is in the Business School Student Centre between 12-2pm, Monday to Friday, during undergraduate teaching periods.

During March it is in the OGGB Level 2 breakout rooms, 10am-4pm, Monday to Friday.

During the breaks you are welcome to make an appointment via MyCDES.


Other useful resources on how to write a cover letter

We have researched some useful websites and other tools to help you write your cover letter: