Global Placement Stories | Gunamay Sachdev at Content Guru as an applications engineer

Gunamay Sachdev is a current Computer Science student at King’s College London. In this entry of Global Placement Stories, Gunamay Sachdev talks about his misconceptions on being a software engineer and what it actually entails. This time last year was vastly different to now. I wasn’t even thinking of doing a year in industry, just… More Global Placement Stories | Gunamay Sachdev at Content Guru as an applications engineer

Global Placement Stories | Maksymilian Sekula at STFC as a software engineer

Maksymilian Sekula is a current Informatics student at King’s College London. In this entry of Global Placement Stories, Maksymilian discusses what to consider in finding a placement! This time last year, applying for placement roles was not an easy task, but it taught me a lot about job application processes. Firstly, being early is key.… More Global Placement Stories | Maksymilian Sekula at STFC as a software engineer

Black, Asian and Ethnic Minority success stories: how these former Global Health and Social Medicine students are determined to make a change

The Department of Global Health and Social Medicine has recently celebrated the achievements of Black, Asian and Ethnic Minority alumni by showcasing their success in their chosen careers. As part of their commitment towards anti racism, they have created a video series that displays the achievement, leadership and talent of four alumni students who give… More Black, Asian and Ethnic Minority success stories: how these former Global Health and Social Medicine students are determined to make a change

What is ‘critical thinking’ and how can I apply it to finding work experience?

Feeling unsure about your Easter or Summer plans? Or maybe a bit overwhelmed about the best ways to develop your employability during your degree? Wherever you go, people may have different advice to give. In this blog, we’ll discuss the skill of critical thinking to help you feel confident and how you can choose the right step for you. … More What is ‘critical thinking’ and how can I apply it to finding work experience?

The TWO types of virtual internships – and how King’s students can boost their employability online!

We’ve been buzzing about virtual internships since last year, and 2021 is looking even better with King’s students having access to lots of exciting work opportunities online and during our Internships & Placements Virtual Festival! But did you know there are two (two?) kinds of virtual internships? Read more to find out!… More The TWO types of virtual internships – and how King’s students can boost their employability online!

King’s Internships 2020 – what are the Advance and Springboard programmes?

King’s Internships have launched a new portfolio to help King’s students access work experience. What are the Advance and Springboard programmes like? Find out all about these internship programmes and how King’s Internships helps students in breaking barriers and finding inclusive work experience during university!… More King’s Internships 2020 – what are the Advance and Springboard programmes?