International Student Career Development


International Student Career Development Series

Get Career Centred with our career skills workshops designed especially for international students!

Finding a job in Australia can be tough if you don’t know where to look or are unsure about how to market your skills to potential employers. Attending these workshops will help you to develop the skills you need to create a strong resume, uncover the hidden job market, and answer interview questions with confidence.

All workshops are highly interactive and are designed to enhance your networking skills as well as your job prospects. The more you participate, the more you will get out of the sessions.

Semester one careers workshops for international students:

International Student Careers Conference - 24 April 2014

Wondering how you will begin your career?

The International Student Careers Conference is a one day inaugural conference for international students from all disciplines and stages. Whether you are thinking about beginning your career in Australia, your home country or around the globe there will be industry representatives, alumni and career professionals presenting on relevant topics.

Download the conference schedule (PDF 167KB, Last updated 16 April)

Our keynote speakers will address the skills and graduate attributes employers are looking for and how former international students have overcome challenges to become highly successful professionals. Attend industry and alumni panel events to hear directly from industry representatives and professionals.

You can also take advantage of the networking lunch and hear tips and advice on how international student graduates can begin a career in Australia, their home country or internationally. Be empowered to make informed career decisions. Places are limited, so don’t miss out!

To attend the conference, please register here. Early registration is encouraged.

Career Information for International Students

In addition to the workshops, you can register here to receive updates from the Careers Centre. Updates will include information specifically for international students. We will let you know about activities to help you gain exposure to the Australian workplace, expand your local networks, and boost your resume.