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: Telephone interviews

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

Careers engagement workshop for School of GEES international students

Date
Wednesday 25th January 2017 (14:00-16:00)
Location:
Physics West Seminar Room 1 (103)
Description
Aimed specifically at international undergraduate and postgraduate students in the School of GEES, this event will help you to recognise the diverse support available through the University's Careers Network.

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.

Finding global work experience

Date
Thursday 2nd February 2017 (12:00-13:00)
Location:
Learning Centre UG06
Description
Find out which platforms and resources you can use source exciting opportunities overseas, and find out about the exclusive summer internships available through the Global Challenge programme

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

Explore Passport Career

Date
Wednesday 15th February 2017 (12:00-13:00)
Location:
Strathcona G06
Description
Explore Passport Careers; hosted by International Student Ambassadors

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

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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