Careers and Employability Service
Services for current students

Careers Handbook

Your future at your fingertips

The Careers Handbook is your guide to anything and everything to do with careers from getting involved in university life to boost your job prospects to applying and securing an internship or graduate job. 

Our new look Careers Handbook 


Download the Handbook PDF

What's in the handbook?

There are sections for all students, from first years to postgraduates including.

  • Four steps to careers success 
  • 10 ways to get work experience 
  • Taking your studies to the next level 
  • What exactly is a graduate job?
  • So, you want to be your own boss
  • Where in the world will your degree take you
  • Sussing out psychometric tests

Get your copy

Read or download the Handbook using the link opposite, or pick up a copy from:

  • outside SPAR shop, in the Portland Building
  • SU Welcome Zone
  • libraries
  • outside our offices – Level D West, Portland Building and Level B, Pope Building
  • during drop-ins and appointments


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