Develop your network of useful contacts – e.g. BCU alumni working where you want to be or alumni from other UK universities of interest (find on LinkedIn)
Attend international student events – check out the What’s on pages on this website regularly and keep informed of what’s happening around the UK via UKCISA
Develop a global mindset and competencies
Be open to new experiences and ideas
Learn to accept different perspectives
Try different learning methods
Develop cultural awareness
Enhance your language skills
For information on the key competencies essential as a global graduate, see pages 7-11 of the “Global Graduates into Global Leaders” report produced by the Association of Graduate Recruiters, the National Centre for Universities and Business, and CFE Research and Consulting.
Make the most of Careers+ services
Attend our employer events to meet employers and find out what they’re looking for – take a look at our What’s on section for details.
Get help planning your career development by booking an appointment with a Careers Consultant.
Improve your UK job and course applications through enhancing your English language skills. You can book onto an English Language support workshop with BCU’s Centre for Academic Success or attend one of their drop-ins.