Careers and Employability Service
Services for current students




This page lists selected resources for Europe including sources of vacancies as well as information on living and working in particular countries. 

While we do not have country-specific expertise, our staff can offer advice on putting together an effective job-hunting strategy to seek work abroad.

Lauren Ogden
My advice to anyone wanting to pursue a career overseas is research is key. Before committing to moving to a new country, spend some time there first to know if you feel safe, happy, and comfortable.

Lauren Ogden, Modern Language Studies graduate

Read Lauren's blog article 

Passport Career

Nottingham students and graduates get free access to Passport Career, a subscription-based website which provides: 

  • Labour market information on 275 countries and 90 cities worldwide  

  • Specific job search resources for each city/country 

  • In-depth country and city portfolios linking to key industry advice and CV conventions 

  • Information about visas and work permits for specific countries and cities.  

  • Monthly webinars on a variety of career topics including How to Really Find a Job Abroad and Strategies to Develop Your Global Network 

Countries covered - Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria,Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Macedonia, Moldova, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom.


Widening your job search


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