The UK graduate market keeps on growing. Last year, more degree-holders found work than ever before (Destination of Leavers from Higher Education survey, 2015). With wages and opportunities rising, there’s never been a better time to go to university.
Higher education puts you in the driving seat. It gives you options, and opens doors. Many roles now require a degree as standard, including jobs in:
With a degree, employers see you as skilled, versatile, and valuable – an expert in your field. It’s why graduates enjoy better job security, higher wages, and more opportunities.
The global market is evolving. It’s not just about a job for life anymore – today, the average UK graduate changes career at least four times. It’s good to have a goal, but to move on and move up, transferable skills are just as important.
A university education will help you to build those skills – from group projects and industry showcases, to work placements and library all-nighters. With hard work and experience, you should leave university knowing how to:
You’ll find Nottingham Trent University (NTU) graduates breaking new ground all around the world – as business leaders, campaigners, politicians, artists, sportsmen and women, and scientists. In recent years, we’re proud to say that:
Whatever their subject, and wherever they took it – today, people are changing the world, with the knowledge, confidence and opportunities gained from a university education. At NTU, we want to make sure that you enter the world of work knowing your subject, and knowing yourself.