Career Development Learning

Get a jump start on your future!

With the move to online study, and in an increasingly uncertain world, you may be asking yourself how on earth you are going to get a job when you finish your degree? The University of Queensland's Student Employability Centre is here to help with a host of online sessions, workshops and discussions to help enhance your employability to set yourself up for the future.

Career Development in the Virtual Village

Coffee and Careers

UQ has been holding Coffee and Careers events on campus for ages, but now we are heading online and exclusively to the Virtual Village!

Make yourself a cuppa, join UQ's Career Advisers every second Wednesday and get your career questions answered. Check them out in UQ Chats and register today!

Upcoming sessions
10am-12pm Wednesday 29 April
10am-12pm Wednesday 13 May
10am-12pm Wednesday 27 May

Looking for one-on-one careers advice?

UQ has Career Advisers available to help you in UQ Chats Virtual Village. Join UQ Chats, log in and Search for the Career Adviser below in the Village to book in for a one-on-one chat.

Adviser: Carrie Beddis
Overview: Do you need help with job searching, or just want someone to run their eyes over your resume? Carrie can help wih your career questions.
Availability: 1-2pm Monday and Wednesday

Connect with Carrie     Learn more about the Village


The sessions in the Employer Insights series will provide you with insights from industry aon a variety of topics that will support you to develop your employability.
Spend some time upskilling yourself to get ahead of the curve and make yourself more employable than ever. These workshops and sessions cover off some of the essential skills needed to land your dream graduate role.
The Career Fireside discussion series allows UQ's Career Advisors to directly address the issues that students are asking questions about right now at a set time each week – Tuesday @ 11am.
Employer On-Line
Coming Soon.
The Employer On-Line series is an opportunity to hear from industry about their graduate employment and internship opportunities.

Highlights for International Students

Engaging with Employers for International Students

Engaging with employers is more important than ever. Now is the perfect time to engage with organisations and industry you are interested in to foster a professional network for the future. And you can do all of this comfortably online. Join us for a one hour discussion on how to network and engage with employers virtually to improve your employability.

Recorded: 17 April 2020