University of Nottingham Ningbo China
School of
Education and English
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Career Prospects

Our degree courses are gateways to many careers. By developing your understanding of the ways that English works – in the professions, in literature, in academia – and how it has developed as a communication tool for millions of people worldwide, they prepare you for employment in a vast range of areas, such as business and finance, journalism, publishing and teaching.

Our graduates are highly successful in going onto further study and careers at prestigious institutions where advanced communication skills, analytical abilities and cultural awareness are highly sought after. As well as the types of careers available through the study of language, the skills gained from studying literature can lead to a wide variety of careers including:

  • Editing
  • Education 
  • Journalism 
  • Law 
  • Publishing 
  • Writing
  • Business and finance
  • Journalism
  • Publishing
  • Teaching
  • Government

 *If you want to know more information about our careers and further study, please click Further Development.


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*Statistics supplied by the Admissions and Career Development Office.