Careers and Employability Service
Services for staff

What do we do?

An adviser showing a student a booklet


We provide comprehensive support to students, graduates and early career researchers at the university to enhance their employability, and provide the best opportunities to develop a rewarding and fulfilling career for the future.

Our dedicated faculty teams are available to help, and each area has a careers consultant who can be your first point of contact for questions about how we can help.


Our support to students

You can also view the students' section of our website to view the full range of our support. 

We offer a wide range of support, including:

  • careers advice, including helping students to identify what they want to do and the career options for all degree disciplines
  • CV, application and interview advice
  • MyCareer - an online tool to book appointments, register for events and find new vacancies
  • advertising part-time and temporary work through Unitemps, our recruitment service
  • work experience and volunteering information
  • information about gap years
  • information for international students
  • a wide range of events, including recruitment fairs, graduate fairs and job-hunting workshops

We will work with you to ensure that all students and graduates within your faculty and school can access these services as required, and are provided with the best opportunities to progress in their career after university.


Postgraduate researchers

We are committed to supporting the career development of our postgraduate researchers. They are given tailored support whether they are continuing an academic career, or are considering a career outside of academia. 

Visit our PGR website

Employer engagement

We actively engage with a wide range of employers, from large multinationals to local SMEs to create internship and graduate opportunities for your students. Students can talk to employers on campus or online.

Visit our Employers' website


Graduate destinations

The Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) have responsibility for undertaking and publishing annual data relating to Graduate Outcomes.

If you have an query regarding the outcomes for University of Nottingham graduates, please email  our Business Information Team.

Go to our Use my subject pages

Working with alumni

We offer lifelong access to alumni to support their career development.

They can access one-to-one advice to help them clarify their career goals if they are undecided, making a great first impression at work, consider other career options if unsettled, and hone their job-search skills.

Visit our Alumni website


Careers and Employability Service

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

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