Sample Graduate CV Template

A graduate CV should prove that an individual is able to apply the knowledge gained in his or her studies on the job in the work place. Include any research projects done and the thesis of the work. Computer skills are important when applying for most jobs therefore include relevant computer skills that you possess.  The resume should be attractive and the presentation formal. Incorporate extra curricular activities, interest and hobbies in the CV. The following is an example of a graduate CV template:

Graduate CV Template

Alice Tinker

111 Weybourne

HOLT NR25 745H

Mobile Number: 44 887 99991

Telephone Number: 44 774 44774


A marketing graduate who has developed impeccable analytical and negotiating skills. A competent individual who is able to function in all aspects of marketing. Quickly adjusts to new situations and is flexible in dealing with clients. An enthusiastic and self motivated individual who has the self discipline to ensure that the objectives are attained.


2008: Bachelor of Commerce Degree from the University of Norwood

2003: A level, Business Studies, Prestige School

Additional Training

Intermediate programming certificate from the United College of Technology

Elementary French from La Crème Institute


2007: Intern, Gyro Commercial Bank


  • Data Entry in Excel and the Banking Information System
  • Taking notes during the meetings and preparing the minutes for review by the managers
  • Offering customer service to customers who call for inquiries
  • Filing duplicates of the forms issued to customers

2006: Accounts Intern, Buck Corporation


  • Posting entries in the General Journal
  • Analysis of the T accounts and preparing the trial balance
  • Assisting the accountant in computing depreciation of fixed assets
  • Distribution of pay slips
  • Finding errors that resulted in the suspense account

Extracurricular activities:

  • Captain of the University’s Hockey team
  • Treasurer and member of the Business Students Club


  • Led the hockey team to victory in the Inter-University Sports Events.
  • Graduated with second class honors
  • Started a business in the university ; selling stationery to fellow students

Seminars Attended:

  • Investment Management in the Diaspora, University of Norwood
  • Problems facing small and medium enterprises, Cambridge University


  • Watching plays and live musical concerts
  • Reading novels
  • Swimming