Careers and Employability Service
Services for current students

Careers appointments


You can talk to a member of staff about any aspect of your future. Whether you are unclear about your options, already focused on what you want to do or somewhere in between, we're here to help. 

You can talk to a member of our team on Jubilee, Sutton Bonington and   University Park campuses, the Medical School and University hospital sites. You can:

  • book a face-to-face appointment
  • call into one of our drop-in sessions
  • post your question on Twitter or Facebook
  • email your enquiry

Book an appointment

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You can also call us to discuss appointments on 0115 951 3680

University Park office

We're open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm (term-time) and 10am to 5pm during vacations.

We're on Level D in the Portland Building.


Bookable appointments

You can book an appointment to talk about:

  • choosing your career
  • options for further study
  • planning a gap year
  • exploring internships
  • tailoring your CV or job application

Essentially talk to us about any career-related query you may have.

Blog: Find out what happens in a careers appointment

Booking an appointment

  • On-the-day 20-minute appointments are available at University Park and are listed on My Career as Quick Query appointments. Book early!
  • Two weeks in advance – all other appointments are released two weeks in advance on My Career

Book an appointment

Derby Royal and Nottingham City hospitals

Some appointments are available at Royal Derby, please check My Career for details. If you can't find an appointment to suit you on My Career, please email us to organise a suitable time.

Medical students

Please visit our careers guidance page for details of how we can support you and booking an appointment.

PhD appointments

We offer 30-minute appointments for PhD students. 

Please ring reception on 0115 951 3680 to arrange an appointment.

Business School postgraduates

Students and alumni of MBA, MSc and PhD programmes should contact the Business School's Postgraduate Careers team:

By email

By phone 0115 846 7579

Call into the office – Room A72, Business School North, Jubilee Campus

Term-time drop ins: No appointment needed

You don't need an appointment, just turn up at one of our sessions during term. 

Faculty of Arts students

During teaching weeks, we are available:

  • Mondays: 2–4pm, Humanities Building foyer
  • Tuesdays: 1–3pm, Careers and Employability Service, Portland Building
  • Thursdays: 11.30am–1pm, Careers and Employability Service, Portland Building

During examination periods, we hold drop-ins on an ad hoc basis. Please refer to your weekly careers newsletter for details. There are no drop-ins during vacation.

Faculty of Engineering students

During term-time, we offer the following drop-ins:

  • Architecture and Built Environment: Tuesdays, 1–2pm, Resource Room, 1st Floor, Environmental Education Centre (EEC)
  • Engineering: Wednesdays, 12–2pm, Telford Balcony, Coates Building, and at each of our engineering career fairs in autumn term.
Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences students
Due to insufficient demand drop-ins are not currently available. Please login to My Career to book an appointment.
Faculty of Science students

During term-time, we are available:

University Park Campus

  • Mondays: 1–2pm in George Green Library
  • Wednesdays: Psychology, 12–1pm, A30, Psychology building
  • Fridays: 1–2pm George Green Library

Jubilee Campus

  • Tuesdays: 1–2pm
  • Wednesday: 11am–12pm
  • Thursdays: 1–2pm

Jubilee campus drop-ins take place in the Exchange Building foyer, opposite Student Services.

Sutton Bonington Campus

  • Wednesdays: 12–1pm, A10, Main Building
  • Fridays: 12–1pm, A10, Main Building
Faculty of Social Science students

During term time, we are available:

University Park Campus

  • Wednesdays: 12–2pm, Careers Office, Level D, Portland Building
  • Fridays: 12–2pm, Careers Office, Level D, Portland Building

Jubilee Campus

  • Tuesdays: 1–2pm
  • Wednesday: 11am–12pm
  • Thursdays: 1–2pm 

Jubilee campus drop-ins take place in the Exchange Building foyer, opposite Student Services.



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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