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Welcome Class of 2020

You're officially a graduate of the University of Nottingham. Congratulations, you did it! Cheers to you. Now, your real journey begins. You're heading into the world with the same confidence and curiosity that brought you to Nottingham in the first place. And you're in great company. There's a whole tribe of alumni out there, ready to welcome you with open arms. We, your Alumni team, are here to continue to fuel your learning and to help you to grow professionally and personally. On our own we can achieve a lot but when we're part of something bigger we can do so much more. Connected we thrive.

Join your alumni community 

If you haven't done so already, opt in to receive alumni communications to ensure that you can benefit from everything your alumni community has to offer, including exclusive careers support and events designed just for you. 

Get a head-start on your career with us

We know that you are entering the workplace in the most unique circumstances, but you are ready to go out there and be exceptional you. To help give you a head start, we've put together a programme of careers and wellbeing support just for you. 

Access to our Careers and Employability Service 

Did you know that you can still use the Careers and Employability Service after you graduate? 

  • Book a one-to-one appointment. Whether you are unclear about your career options, already focused on what you want to do or somewhere in between, our teams are here to help. 
  • Find job vacancies. Recruiters rate Nottingham graduates highly. We advertise around 4,000 graduate vacancies every year, across a wide range of different sectors. 
  • Browse upcoming events. These will give you the opportunity to meet employers, develop your skills and gain an insight into graduate careers.  


Alumni expertise 

Our alumni webinar programme is designed to help you develop your skills and achieve your personal and professional goals. View our latest webinars below and check our calendar for details of upcoming events. 


How to keep going when the going gets tough

In this webinar, Max Thorpe, Atlantic rowing world record holder, shares the lessons he learned the hard way and his journey exploring and building resilience. 

How to turn epic fails into epic success

In this webinar, Chris Brownridge, tech entrepreneur, shares the lessons he has learned from epic failure and epic success on his entrepreneurial journey. 


How to develop flexible strategies in a changing world

In this webinar, Eva Feng, Head of Product at Twilio, shares her tips to help you develop flexible and agile strategies to make decisions able to withstand whatever happens next. 


How to become a person of influence

In this webinar, Michael Olatokun, Head of Public and Youth Engagement at Bingham Centre for the Rule of Law, shares his tips on the right way to grab the attention of decision makers and galvanise support to help you achieve your personal and professional goals. 

How to get your networks working for you

In this webinar, Kike Oniwinde, co-founder of BYP Network, shares her top tips for how to start and grow your network in a digital world. 

How LinkedIn can support your career journey

In this webinar, Emma Vites Patel, Global Account Director at LinkedIn and author of The Graduate Bible, shares hints and tips on how you can search for and land a dream job and advance your career during the coronavirus pandemic.

Please note this recording begins three minutes into the webinar. 

Discover your alumni world

Volunteer for us 

would you make a good volunteer?

Build your professional network and take on a new challenge by undertaking a volunteering role

Professional networking

Network with your alumni community

Join our professional networking groups and meet the people in the know 


Access your alumni careers service

Take advantage of your lifelong access to the Careers and Employability Service 


Alumni Relations

Portland Building
The University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0)115 823 2408
fax: +44 (0)115 951 3937