Careers events for international students

Some of the events facilitated by Careers Network are targeted specifically at international students. Some of these events are aimed at Birmingham students who want to know about how international students might find employment within the UK. Other events may be run by global employers who are aiming to recruit international students for work in non-UK arms of their business.

Guild Skills Series: How to be enterprising

Date
Monday 27th February 2017 (13:00-15:00)
Location:
Guild of Students - Rosa Parks (O1 on campus map)
Description
Guild Skills Series: How to be enterprising

Work experience bursaries - get financial support to help you undertake work experience

Date
Tuesday 28th February 2017 (12:00-13:00)
Location:
Arts Lecture Room 2
Description
This session will explain what the different funding streams are, how you can apply for them and what the stages of the process are. You will also receive detailed guidance and tips on how to answer the application form questions.

Cancelled: Preparation for the global virtual fair

Date
Monday 6th March 2017 (13:00-15:00)
Location:
Guild of Students - Harvey Milk Room
Description
Preparation for the global virtual fair.

Work experience bursaries drop in

Date
Wednesday 8th March 2017 (12:00-14:00)
Location:
Nuffield G19
Description
If you have a question about the bursaries why not pop down during this session and get your query answered by an Internship Officer.

Guild Skills Series: Applying for a PhD

Date
Monday 20th March 2017 (13:00-15:00)
Location:
Guild of Students - Harvey Milk Room
Description
Guild Skills Series: Applying for a PhD

Work experience bursaries - get financial support to help you undertake work experience

Date
Tuesday 21st March 2017 (12:00-13:00)
Location:
Arts Lecture Room 2
Description
This session will explain what the different funding streams are, how you can apply for them and what the stages of the process are. You will also receive detailed guidance and tips on how to answer the application form questions.

Explore Passport Career

Date
Wednesday 22nd March 2017 (12:00-13:00)
Location:
Strathcona Lab A G08
Description
Explore Passport Careers; hosted by International Student Ambassadors
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Man giving a presentation

Yang Yue, PhD in Metallurgy

"Through the workshops, especially those designed for international skills development, I became aware of the strengths and weaknesses of overseas students in job market, which would help me to effectively emphasise my strengths when job hunting." 

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