If you want to take some time out after your studies there are a range of opportunities, both in the UK and abroad. In general, employers view taking a year out as a good thing as long as you can outline how the experience has benefited you and could benefit the employer.
Why have a year out?
Think carefully about what you want to get out of your year out
Year out organisations
Selected gap year websites to help you navigate your options
Questions to ask
Make sure you do your research on the organisations beforehand
While you are away
Reflect on your successes and check out the job market too
What employers think
The view from employers and advice on job hunting
Presenting your skills
Practical suggestions to help you sell the skills you have acquired
The University of NottinghamPortland Building, Level DUniversity Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD
telephone: +44 (0) 115 951 3680
fax: +44 (0) 115 951 3679
Connect with the University of Nottingham through social media and our blogs.
Campus maps | More contact information | Jobs
Browser does not support script.