What is the Global Careers Series?

The Global Careers Series is a unique opportunity for students from five globally-minded universities to find out about careers overseas in a series of panel events that take you around the globe. Students from all five participating universities are welcome to attend any event, which will take place between November 2016 and February 2017.

The participating universities are as follows:

  1. City, University of London
  2. Goldsmiths, University of London
  3. King's College London
  4. SOAS
  5. University College London

Each event will follow a similar format, bringing together panelists from a variety of different backgrounds who all share an interest in working overseas. The panel will discuss the various challenges and opportunities associated with working overseas.

Panel members may include:

  1. Alumni
  2. Current Students
  3. Academics
  4. International Employers
  5. Government Representatives

During the session you will have the chance to ask questions directly to the panelists. There will be a networking event immediately after the event allowing you to connect with like-minded globally-aware and culturally agile individuals from across London.

Start Your Career In:

China

As the world's second largest economy, steeped in opportunity, prospect and cultural intrigue, there has never been a better time to start your career in the Middle Kingdom.

Understand why work experience in China is important for your career.

This event is kindly hosted by:
King's College London

North America

North America is the third largest continent with Canada being its’ 4th largest country.

As a global economic giant, this event will showcase the diverse range of opportunities this political and cultural powerhouse can provide.

This event is kindly hosted by:
City, University of London

South East Asia

A favoured corner for globe-trotting graduates, this region offers diverse opportunities in both developed and newly industrialised countries.

Attend this event to better understand why experience in South East Asia affords graduates a unique workplace advantage.

This event is kindly hosted by:
SOAS

Western Europe

With 4 countries in the top 10 global economies and a rich and diverse cultural heritage, Western Europe remains one of the top destinations for graduate talent.

Find out more about the huge variety of opportunities on offer within this global economic driver.

This event is kindly hosted by:
Goldsmiths, University of London

Middle East

A haven for lovers of heat and sun, the Middle East is a diverse region rich with culture.

This event will allow you to open your mind to a career in the dynamic economy of the UAE or the emerging metropolis of Qatar.

This event is kindly hosted by:
University College London