By Bharath Rao Kappet
As an Indian student in UK I think its fair to say that at first I was very lost, not knowing where or how to start my career. However, by talking to my teachers I came to know about the Careers Network. Through events like the mentoring scheme and events conducted for international students, not only was I able to pick up key strategies like the usefulness of networking and creating the perfect pitch, I was also able to use it in my own life, securing a job as a project manager for an engineering firm.
By Zoe Chan, LLB Law Graduate 2017, originally from Hong Kong
I have just graduated from UoB with a LLB in Law – and I have enjoyed every second of it. The community is very inclusive and I got to meet people from all over the world, from Singapore to Nigeria. The support for international students, from both the university and the Guild, got much better throughout the years. In my last year, I even volunteered to be a Global Buddy to help new international students!
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A profile on Rob Owens, BSc Psychology.
Sport is a great way to learn and develop skills that you might struggle with normally, such as leadership, team work, time management – and it’s also great for you!
Rob Owens is a Bsc Psychology student in his third year of study at the University of Birmingham.
He plays American Football for the Birmingham lions as a Wide Receiver. He is interested in pursuing a career in Marketing.