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British Council to organise ‘Career Summit 2015’

  • Published at 11:56 am November 17th, 2015
British Council to organise ‘Career Summit 2015’

The British Council Services for International Education Marketing (SIEM) is organising a ‘Career Summit’ on November 21 at British Council center, Dhaka. The Summit will provide an opportunity for returned graduates from the UK to explore their career opportunities in Bangladesh, by connecting them to renowned organisations from diverse industries in the country. Representatives from leading corporate houses in Bangladesh will be present at the event to facilitate the process.

A large number of current and aspiring Bangladeshi professionals are alumni of prestigious higher education institutions in the UK who are looking forward to building a lasting career in the Bangladesh. The ‘Career Summit’ aims to support them towards further professional development, and to provide employers with a platform to hire deserving UK graduates through one-on-one interviews.

Interested graduates and qualification holders from the UK are invited to register for the summit and bring a sufficient number of CV’s accompanied by latest academic documents to submit to potential employers at the summit. Upon reviewing the submitted documents, interested companies may interview the candidates on November 21, at British Council center.

Candidates will be assessed and graded by the potential employers based on their current competencies i.e. field of study, salary expectation, previous experience, extracurricular activities, IT skills, English proficiencies and references from their educational institutions.

The ‘Career Summit’ will host plenary sessions and different parallel sessions conducted by HR specialists, UK delegate, alumni and HR of British Council on topics related to employability such as job oriented course specifications, CV writing, facing an interview, etc.

The Career Summit is open in Dhaka on:

Saturday, November 21 from 10am – 5pm

Interested candidates are encouraged to pre-register for the summit.

Registration link: http://bit.ly/bccareersummit15.

There is no entry fee for the pre-registered applicants.

For further information please contact head of Marketing and Communications,

Arshia Aziz.

email: [email protected]

The British Council is the UK’s international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities. We create international opportunities for the people of the UK and other countries and build trust between them around the world.

We work in more than 100 countries and our 8,000 staff, including 2,000 teachers, work with thousands of professionals and policy makers and millions of young people every year by teaching English, sharing the arts and delivering education and society programs.

All our work is in pursuit of our charitable purpose and supports prosperity and security for the UK and globally.

For more information, please visit: www.britishcouncil.org.bd