Careers events for International students

The below careers events include those run externally in collaboration with other universities and external partners, and events run by Careers Network targeted specifically at International students.

Some events give our International students information on how they 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.

International Career Network

The Universities of Birmingham, Nottingham and Warwick careers services, together with our business schools, make up the BNW International Careers Network (ICN). Throughout the academic year, the BNW hold various collaborative careers events for international students, including the Connect series.

China Connect, India Connect and Africa Connect are a series of digital programmes offering engagement opportunities with global employers, industry insight and country-specific labour market intelligence through a series of short videos, webinars, and podcasts. Click on each Connect programme to find out more (student login required):

Asia Careers Insight Series

Recordings are now available for the webinars from the Asia Careers Insight Series (ACIS) which took place in March 2021. This was an opportunity to familiarise yourself with organisations looking to hire students and graduates across Asia and included a series of employer presentations, panel discussions and skills workshops to help you enhance your employability and become more attractive to local and international employers. 

ACIS sessions are open to all students and graduates – regardless of nationality, degree or year of study. Many organisations will consider a number of nationalities when recruiting and offer a variety of opportunities, from internships, placements and graduate schemes to part-time roles and roles undertaken remotely. 

Find out more and access the recordings for the Asia Careers Insight Series.

GoinGlobal webinars

Our international careers platform GoinGlobal runs regular webinars: join career expert and GoinGlobal founder Mary Anne Thompson as she explores proven strategies and tactics for helping job seekers achieve their career objectives in an employment market transformed by the Covid-19 Pandemic, and shares insights gathered by her global team of in-country career experts.  

View the upcoming GoinGlobal webinars here.

Careers Network workshops

Workshops run by Careers Network
  • Birmingham Business School Big Virtual Networking Event
    Come and join us for our Big Networking Event, where you will get the opportunity to meet Alumni from a wide range of business sectors. This event is designed to help you with your career planning, networking skills and job hunt strategy.
    13:00 Wed 01 Dec 2021

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