Careers and Employability Service
Services for current students

How we can help you

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We can help you make the most of your time at Nottingham, and plan your next steps after graduation – whether you want to stay in the UK, return home, or work elsewhere in the world.

We offer free, impartial and confidential careers advice during your time at university and after you've graduated. You don't need to have decided what you want to do in future to come and talk to us.

Come to see us at any point to make the most of our services and expertise. 


All our services are free!

 We can help you:

  • explore your career options
  • get expert advice on job applications
  • find vacancies and work experience in the UK and abroad
  • meet employers at presentations and events
  • understand and develop the skills that will help you shine in the recruitment process

Unsure what you want to do with your future, or need advice to achieve your ambitions? Talk to a member of our team.

Book 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

Permits and immigration advice

We are unable to provide immigration advice or guidance on individual enquiries about work permits and permission to work in the UK. Instead, please contact:

The University's International Office for advice on visas and immigration

The University's International Office for advice on working in the UK

The Home Office for official government advice on UK visas and immigration

Read our Careers Handbook

Find out more about how we can help you, activities that can help you stand out in the recruitment process, your career options and the job market.

Pick up a copy in your school, from our offices, libraries or the Students' Union Welcome Zone while stocks last!

Download the PDF version PDF format 


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