Careers and Employability Service
Services for current students

Current students

We can help you research your career ideas, find job vacancies, make effective applications, develop your skills and meet employers. 

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Attend a careers event or workshop to meet employers, get advice and find jobs

Careers advice


Talk to our careers advisers, have your CV reviewed and connect with our alumni


Graduate jobs


Information on graduate jobs including vacancies, routes into work and researching employers

Work experience and volunteering


Part-time work, internships and placements are a great way to get work experience while studying


Graduating in 2017?

Class of 2017 web home page

Learn more about the support available to you if you have graduated, or are graduating, this year

Choosing your career


Advice on how to approach choosing your career and information on types of jobs available


Making applications


Advice on CVs, covering letters, interviews, applications, psychometrics tests and assessment centres

Further study


Options for continuing your studies, including sources of funding and choosing the right course


Taking a year out


How to make the most of a year out, and what how to sell your skills to employers

International students


Rules on working during your studies, as well as working in the UK or abroad after graduation


Postgraduate students

PG Study.7301

We offer support to postgraduate students whatever your course, mode of study or future career plans.

Nottingham Advantage Award


Get an advantage by undertaking the Award, and earn extra credits on your degree transcript



Attend our events

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Search for vacancies

Center Parcs Graduate Role

Marketing Assistant based in Nottinghamshire. Salary: £16,800. Apply by 25 July 2017

RNIB Internship

Trainee Youth Assistant based in Londonderry. Salary: £15,865. Apply by 30 July 2017.

SRG Internship

Science 2018 Year in Industry Programme based in Hull. Salary: £16,000. Apply by 31 August 2017.

Creative Access Graduate Role

Trainee Publishing Assistant, London, Competitive salary. Apply by 2 August 2017.

Sign Salad Graduate Role

Semiotics and Cultural Insight Intern, London, £9.75 per hour. Closing date: 31 December 2017.

Personify Graduate Role

Associate Scientist (Medicinal Chemistry), Competitive salary, Saffron Walden, 26 July 2017

Protolan Internship Role

Trainee Project Engineer, Leicester, Competitive salary, Closing: 4 August 2017.

Computacenter Graduate Role

Business Management, Various locations, £28,000, Closing: 10 October 2017.


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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
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