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: Assessment centres overview

Date
Monday 16th January 2017 (13:00-15:00)
Location:
Guild of Students - Harvey Milk Room
Description
Assessment Centres overview

Guild Skills Series: Telephone interviews

Date
Monday 23rd January 2017 (13:00-15:00)
Location:
Guild of Students - Harvey Milk Room
Description
Guild Skills Series: Telephone Interviews.

Guild Skills Series: Applying for work experience and preparing for the work experience fair

Date
Monday 30th January 2017 (13:00-15:00)
Location:
Guild of Students - Harvey Milk Room
Description
Guild Skills Series: Applying for Work Experience and preparing for the work experience fair.

Guild Skills Series: Group discussions

Date
Monday 6th February 2017 (13:00-15:00)
Location:
Guild of Students - Harvey Milk Room
Description
Guild Skills Series: Group Discussions.

Job hunting and networking: using LinkedIn to get ahead

Date
Thursday 9th February 2017 (17:00-18:00)
Location:
Learning Centre LG13
Description
Find out how to use LinkedIn to find jobs, research career paths and connect with professionals who can help you in your job search.

Guild Skills Series: In-Tray exercises for International Students

Date
Monday 13th February 2017 (13:00-15:00)
Location:
Guild of Students - Harvey Milk Room
Description
Guild Skills Series: In-Tray exercises

Guild Skills Series: On line tests

Date
Monday 20th February 2017 (13:00-15:00)
Location:
Guild of Students - Harvey Milk Room
Description
Guild Skills Series: On line tests

Guild Skills Series: How to be enterprising

Date
Monday 27th February 2017 (13:00-15:00)
Location:
Guild of Students - Harvey Milk Room
Description
Guild Skills Series: How to be enterprising

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.

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
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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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