It is a plus to do your internship abroad, not only that you get to experience working in an international environment, you will also gain industry and soft skills that will help you advance your career in the future.
Today, it's not making coffee and photocopying documents. Companies now seek fresh graduates with working experience, don’t worry.
Summer holiday in the UK is lengthy, take this opportunity to develop your soft skills such as critical thinking, teamwork and time management. One way you can develop these skills is to undergo an internship. You might be thinking “I’m worried I wouldn’t be selected as a candidate” or “How can I prepare my first interview if I have never been in one?”.
Worry not! BritCham Education Centre will provide you with internship counselling. You may consult with us about your career choice to get a clear picture on what qualifications are appealing for employers. The university's student support is also there to help you prepare for your career, from CV/essay writing workshops to soft skills trainings.