Learn more and enhance your CV with the Advantage Award

Elizabeth Ryan, BA Jt Hons History and Politics, third year I chose to do the Advantage Award in my second year to increase my employment options. It would allow me to develop further soft skills that I did not necessarily gain through just my degree. Learn more than just your degree Initially, I wanted to …

Discovering my potential through the Advantage Award

By Dylan Cox, BSc Psychology, third year I definitely enjoyed my experience as a Psychology student at the University of Nottingham. During my second year, though, I started to notice that something was missing. I recognised that there was a big difference between who I was and who I wanted to be – and my …

Five ways to boost your employability with the Advantage Award

By Matt Lumley, Nottingham Advantage Award Coordinator For over 10 years our team have been helping you make career choices and stand out to employers. Our employability scheme is designed to showcase your extra-curricular activities and prepare you for the recruitment process. Any units you do with us will be listed on your degree transcript, …

What a difference a Module of the Year nomination makes

By Matt Lumley, Nottingham Advantage Award Coordinator and the Social Impact Game team  You have the opportunity to nominate the Nottingham Advantage Award module that has had the most positive impact on your personal and professional development.    It is more about the quality of what you write than the number of nominations we receive. So, …