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Your Career

At NTU, we’ll help you to maximise your competitive advantage, giving you the bespoke, targeted support to excel in your profession of choice.

Your future is our focus.

Securing work experience, placement and graduate roles

 

You'll have access to our exclusive platforms where employers are looking to recruit NTU students only. Your future is our focus and we're here to support you every step of the way.

"NTU has helped me a lot in developing my own career, the employability team helped me secure my placement and gain insight into industry."

MSc Management and Marketing student, Shashank, tells us how the help from the employability team in securing his placement has allowed him to gain insight into industry. Watch his story.

Employability Online

Our online portal for graduate opportunities, vacancies and careers resources — offering exclusive access to a huge range of employers and organisations, all looking to recruit NTU students and graduates. The positions on offer include graduate jobs, internships and much more.

InPlace

InPlace is our exclusive platform dedicated to helping you secure a placement and manage your placements once secured. We'll help you secure your placement by offering support in writing your CV, starting your job applications and interview practice.

JobShop

Build up your work experience while getting some precious funds on board through our JobShop and Unitemps teams. JobShop is a great resource for finding paid work in and around the city, with hundreds of opportunities across a huge range of sectors.

Unitemps is our in-house provider for all casual work at NTU. With a wide variety of roles on offer — from student ambassadors, to supporting NTU's own marketing campaigns, we'll help you to find the opportunities that best suit your own development, as you build the skills that matter.

Application support

You will have a dedicated Employability team to support you in your postgraduate journey, preparing you for graduation. From using our online tools like our CV checker and interview stimulators to 1-1 consultants with our professional careers team.

NTU Enterprise

 

NTU Enterprise offers support to business start-ups, entrepreneurs and social enterprises and welcomes all students and graduates with a viable idea to pursue.

You'll benefit from their flexible and creative working environment, mentoring and training programmes and strong support networks.

"I have been supported by NTU since graduating from NTU Enterprise, they supported me in building the foundations for my business."

Hear how Fashion Designer, Maria-Laura, used the support from NTU Enterprise to launch her luxury knitwear brand, Lalla Wandavi.

Ongoing support

 

The support doesn’t finish when you graduate. You will have access to employability support from the team for up to three years after your course ends and forever online.

You'll be part of our Graduate Support Scheme where you can access paid internship opportunities, career advice and coaching, job alerts and invitations to events and our graduate website, Future You Online.

"NTU offer supports to graduates for three years after graduation. For example, if they want to set up their own business they'll help them with the planning of that."

MA Fashion Design student, Andra, tells us how NTU has provided the skills, knowledge and determination to launch her career.

Watch her story.

Professional networks

 

All of our courses offer a work experience element which can range from in-course projects with industry-leading names to placement opportunities. We'll also introduce you to many employers through events such as recruitment fairs, guest lectures and our own extra-curricular initiatives.

Our School and Employability teams will provide you with dedicated, sector-specific support. Specialist consultants and industry experts will support you on your postgraduate journey, helping you to plan and refine your progress with individual appointments and career-specific advice.

"The beauty of NTU is they prepare you for industry. Their Masters courses are very creative and prepare you to go straight back into work."

MArch Architecture student, Jack, tells us how NTU has provided him with the tools, resources and skills to launch his architectural career with precision.

Chat to us

Find out how we can help you to achieve your career aspirations.

Chat to our employability team online through unibuddy or email employability@ntu.ac.uk.

"With the support from NTU, I'm finally confident that I have the skills, the knowledge, and the determination to do whatever I want to do."

Andra Eliza Nistor, MA Fashion Design