How to become a mentor

There are two steps to become a mentor, the registration form and the online training course.

Read the information below to find out more.

Steps to become a mentor

1. Complete registration form - please submit this form (it takes on average about 20 minutes to complete). Once we have received this, we will send you a welcome email with some information on when we will next be in contact again. 

2. Complete online training course - to support you with preparing for your mentoring relationship, we have created a training course explaining the different stages - from building rapport, goal setting and concluding the relationship. Once you have submitted the registration form, we will send you the training course for you to complete before starting your mentoring relationship. The course takes on average about 30 minutes to complete. 



“I am passionate about enabling students at the University of Birmingham to achieve their full potential and relish the opportunity to assist our bright and talented students.”

Make a difference today by sharing your knowledge and expertise with our students.

For further information about our mentoring offer, please visit Careers Network Mentoring.

If you have any questions please email


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