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.

Global Job Hunting: Using Passport Career to get ahead

Date
Friday 3rd June 2016 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
Poynting P09 Computer Cluster
Description
Whether you're an international student interested in jobs overseas, or a UK student interested in working abroad, find out how to use LinkedIn and Passport Career to find job opportunities, to get advice, and more!

Guild Skills Series: Preparation for job seeking in China

Date
Monday 6th June 2016 (13:00-15:00)
Location:
Guild of Students - Harvey Milk Room
Description
Looking for work back home after graduation.

Careers Club: International

Date
Wednesday 8th June 2016 (12:00-13:00)
Location:
Worklink
Description
An opportunity to share ideas, get advice, and find out more about professional networking in a relaxed and friendly environment with free drinks

Global Job Hunting: Using LinkedIn and Passport Career to get ahead

Date
Thursday 16th June 2016 (10:00-11:30)
Location:
Poynting P09 Computer Cluster
Description
Whether you're an international student interested in jobs overseas, or a UK student interested in working abroad, find out how to use LinkedIn and Passport Career to find job opportunities, to get advice, and more!

Career Directions for International Students: Panel event

Date
Thursday 16th June 2016 (13:00-14:30)
Location:
Careers Network Seminar Room G30 Aston Webb
Description
Whether you're looking to find work in the UK or want to find a job back home after graduation, this event offers the chance to get all your questions answered by a panel of recruiters and experts

Guild Skills Series: Understanding UK business etiquette

Date
Monday 20th June 2016 (13:00-15:00)
Location:
Guild of Students - Harvey Milk Room
Description
This session explores fitting in and getting on with your colleagues.
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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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