Careers and Employability Service
Services for current students

Graduate jobs

If you're looking for a graduate job at the end of your course, you’ll find all the information you need to start planning right here, such as:

  • where to look for vacancies
  • the different routes into work
  • working for yourself
  • networking and identifying hidden vacancies
  • working abroad
  • researching employers to make a great application
  • advice when you start work

Staff meeting at QMC



Two students using a laptop Sources of vacancies such as job boards and recruitment agencies

Types of jobs

Student testing a soft toy at Boots product quality labExplore careers from advertising to transport and logistics

Routes into work

Students outside Help the Aged, NottinghamFind out about your options; there's more than you think


Self employment

Students in the EnterpriseLabWant to start your own business? Find help here


Staff and students networking at the Innovation ParkAdvice on networking face-to-face and online

Working abroad

Petronas Towers in MalaysiaInformation to make the most of opportunities outside the UK


Researching employers

Student talking to an employer at our careers fairHelp to research companies to make an effective application

Working life

Library assistant talking to a studentAdvice on professionalism at work and working rights 

Graduate internships

Careers---Capital-FM_DSC2285_209x90Find out about University's graduate internships programme

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Careers and Employability Service

The University of Nottingham
Portland Building, Level D
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0) 115 951 3680
fax: +44 (0) 115 951 3679