Careers and Employability Service
Services for current students


Administration covers a wide range of careers within the following areas such as:

  • local government and civil service
  • health service manager
  • company secretary

Click on each career below for links to publications and websites that provide further information on each career area.

Your next steps

If you have questions about your plans, talk to a member of our team.




Arts administration


Clerical services

  • British Society of Medical Secretaries and Administrators (BSMSA) - an organisation representing administration and clerical staff working in the NHS, academic and private practice. Useful careers advice and training sections
  • PA-Assist - information on training options, qualifications plus a jobs board and vacancy database
  • Prospects - for a professional insight into careers in this industry
  • Institute of Administrative Management (IAM) - for administration and office professionals. Focus on development through membership services and qualification programmes

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