Careers and Employability Service
Services for current students

Graduating in 2020

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Your FAQs during COVID-19

We're here to help during this challenging time and keep your plans on track

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Graduating from a masters?

More resources to help you make the transition into work or further study


Online exercises

Building self-awareness to help your career thinking

Self-awareness exercise 

Review your decision-making style and narrow down your options

Decision-making exercise

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Job vacancies

Browse the latest vacancies on MyCareer, plus top national and regional vacancy sites

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Making applications

Perfect your applications with advice on CVs, covering letters, psychometric tests and more


Make sense of your job opportunities

Graduate employment options exercise


Develop career skills anywhere, any time

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Talk to us

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You can arrange an online appointment to speak with a careers adviser about your career path, how to get into a certain sector, making applications and the impact of COVID-19 on your plans.

Even after you graduate, you can talk to a careers adviser wherever you are in the world by telephone, Skype, email or Teams.

Business School postgraduate students and alumni

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

Are you working or volunteering in response to COVID-19?

We have created an online course to help you reflect on your experiences and articulate the skills you have learnt to future employers.

You can undertake it as a stand-alone course or choose to use it towards the Nottingham Advantage Award. 

Find out more on Moodle



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