Careers and Employability Service
Services for current students

Assessment centres

What I believe set me apart from the rest at my assessment centre was my level of preparation. Speaking to the Careers team offered me some really well structured advice and tips.
Max Cooper, History graduate - Business graduate scheme, Lloyds of London

Find out all you need to know about assessment centres plus read about three key activities you've asked us to focus on.

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What is an assessment centre?

Explore what happens at an assessment centre including videos and tips

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Read about presentation tasks, what to expect and how to prepare

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Group exercises

Group exercises are a popular task at assessment centres, find out more

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Case studies

Prepare for case study tasks with our tips and advice



Careers and Employability Service

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

telephone: +44 (0) 115 951 3680
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