Today’s blog is celebrating the opening of King’s Experience Awards applications for 2021 – with a special case study from its current showrunner! Read on to see what takeaways George himself got from the King’s Experience Award, and what advice he has for current students.… More KCL alumnus George’s experience with King’s Experience… from student to running the programme!
It’s one thing to move to the UK and begin studying in a whole new country… but on top of this, getting to know about careers and jobs in the UK can feel tricky at first! How do job hunting and the application processes work? What makes a UK style CV? What about cover letters?… More Careers in the UK: Introduction to job hunting for international students
Developing new skills is always worth your while whether that’s for your career, study or life in general. Today, we’re sharing an exciting and valuable event coming up next week with ICAEW – all about virtual skills and developing your mindset along your career journey during Covid-19.… More Event alert! Global Virtual Skills Conference for students led by ICAEW
Our Enquiries Officer Toslima Khatun talks about an exciting virtual work experience opportunity currently recruiting for a Java Developers scholarship programme. In a previous blog post, we spoke about the rise of paid opportunities to enhance your careers remotely amid the lockdown. The rise of virtual working environments is one large component of allowing everyone to… More Opportunity Highlight: Java Developer Scholarship with mthree
Amina shares her personal experience with her placement. Read on to find out what’s it like being a KCL intern!… More Student placements in their own words: Amina at BNP Paribas
Eline tells us about her experience on an international placement. What’s it like being a KCL intern abroad?… More Student placements in their own words: Eline at InterNations
With every passing day, if you take action on these steps, you will gravitate closer and closer to your goal of working, studying or volunteering abroad.… More How to be fully prepared for a life-changing experience abroad (3/3)
Many times, the hardest part about travelling is actually making it happen. However, Shari Mitchell discovered three powerful ways to ensure that you don’t allow your current circumstances to cause you to give up on your dreams of travel before you even try.… More Top 3 ideas for a travel-hungry student to make their travel dreams come true, starting today! (2/3)
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to work, study or volunteer abroad as a student but you doubt it can happen for you? All you have to do is shift your mindset around going overseas in 3 ways – assess your fears, discover why you think about transformational travel in the first place, and develop confidence in your ability to make it happen.… More A travel-hungry student’s guide to developing a strong mindset before going abroad (1/3)
How do I choose between travelling and improving my employability? If you’ve ever found yourself asking this, then the Study China summer programme might be the answer! Study China is an exciting collaboration between the University of Manchester, the Department for Education, and universities in Hangzhou, Shanghai, and Beijing. Study China empowers… More Summer Vacation: Study in China!