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.

Careers club: international

Date
Wednesday 3rd June 2015 (12:00-13:00)
Location:
Guild of Students, Worklink
Description
Ellen and the International Student Ambassadors proudly welcome you to join us at our new Careers Club for International Students! Careers Club: International is an opportunity to share ideas, get advice, and find out more about professional networking in a relaxed and friendly environment with free drinks and biscuits.

Guild Skills Series: networking skills

Date
Wednesday 3rd June 2015 (13:00-15:00)
Location:
Guild of Students, Harvey Milk room
Description
What is networking? What are the benefits and how do you start building contacts that may lead to work experience and a job in the long term? This session aims to introduce you to ways you can build a strong and effective professional network. It is aimed at international students.

Guild Skills Series: UK business etiquette

Date
Wednesday 17th June 2015 (13:00-15:00)
Location:
Guild of Students, Harvey Milk room
Description
This session explores fitting in and getting on with your colleagues at work. Gain a better understanding of expected behaviour in the UK workplace. It is aimed at international students.
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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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