Oct 25, 2022
On October 12, BUV Career Fair 2022 was held successfully, attracting more than 500 BUV students and alumni and 23 employers who are multinational corporations (MNCs) in the partner network of British University Vietnam (BUV). This is an event under the Personal Development Programme at BUV to equip students with skills and useful information about labour market, and offer them employment opportunities before their graduation.
BUV Career Fair is an annual event organized by BUV for students who want to find internships, jobs, and connections with employers. The event included a wide range of interesting career-oriented activities, including company information booths, CV consultation booths with experts: instructions on how to present your CV and cover letter properly to “catch the eyes of employers”.
At the event, students and alumni had the opportunity to meet 23 top companies from the BUV partners network and explored more than 100 available vacancies. Corresponding to study programmes at BUV, BUV Career Fair 2022 brought both domestic and foreign-invested enterprises from many economic fields, providing diverse opportunities for students.
Students interested in working in the Hotel and Restaurant industry were able to visit the booths of luxury hotels belonging to InterContinental Hotels Group and Marriott International such as InterContinental Hanoi Westlake, InterContinental Hanoi Landmark72, Sheraton Hanoi Hotel, and JW Marriott Hanoi Hotel.
Enterprises in the field of Communication – Technology include: Admicro, One Mount Group, CAAY Creative Agency, Plus Studio, Coc Coc, HiGame, VNG, GAMELOFT, BOSCH, and Piaggio. This was a great opportunity for Marketing Management, Contemporary Creative Practice as well as Computing and Innovative Technology students to grasp.
Students who are interested in Human Resources also had the opportunity to approach the booths of ManpowerGroup and Navigos Group.
Many companies working in Business, Commerce, Service, Real estate, Finance, and Accounting, including Standard Chartered, SSI, EY, PwC, Mazars, SunGroup, Tasco, and CBRE, participated in the event.
The BUV Career Services Team also had three consulting booths to help students with their CV writing, cover letter, and interview skills. The consultations and advice from professionals help students to better understand the labor market and available job opportunities as well as equipping themselves with the necessary elements to be ready for their upcoming career path.
In addition, during the event, Professor Rick Bennet, Vice Chancellor and Vice President of BUV also signed a memorandum of understanding with companies, promising to bring more attractive job opportunities for BUV students.
In the era of technology revolution 4.0, the need for high-quality human resources is always an issue that not only employers but also candidates need to be aware of. Candidates need to be able to apply the knowledge in practice, building essential skills to solve problems and situations effectively. BUV students are always encouraged and facilitated to do internships from the first year in order to equip themselves with the necessary skill sets and seize the opportunity to become future leaders. With a network of more than 300 industrial partners and increasing, BUV always provides sufficient internship opportunities to all BUV students
For more information on career orientation in BUV, please visit BUV Career Services.[contact-form-7 id="1248" title="Application Form" html_class="site-body col-xs-12"]
Oct 21, 2022Professor Raymond Gordon representing British University Vietnam at MOET Conference on Cooperation and Investment in Education 2022
At the conference, Professor Raymond Gordon, Vice-Chancellor and President of BUV, talked about our investment plan in higher education, with a total fund of over USD 165 million and emphasised the recent achievement of attaining an overall rating of 5-star from QS, as well as the university’s concentration on developing tech-based majors at undergraduate levels […]
Sep 06, 2022BRITISH UNIVERSITY VIETNAM (BUV) HAS OFFICIALLY BECOME THE FIRST UNIVERSITY IN VIETNAM TO BE AWARDED A 5 STAR OVERALL RATING FROM QS (QUACQUARELLI SYMONDS)
BUV was officially announced as the first university in Vietnam to be awarded a 5-star Excellent University rating from the internationally acknowledged QS organisation, evaluated across 8 categories, over 50 set indicators and predetermined global standards. On August 23rd, 2022, BUV was officially announced as the first university in Vietnam to be awarded a 5-star Excellent […]
Sep 06, 2022The passing of BUV Chancellor and Chair of the University Council, Sir Graeme Davies
It is with great sadness that BUV announces its Chancellor and Chair of the University Council, Sir Graeme Davies, passed away on 30 August 2022 at the age of 85. Sir Graeme was instrumental in the founding of BUV, he was its Chairman and President from 2009 until 2018. In 2018 he moved to the position […]
Aug 26, 2022The expansion of BUV campus for international learning experience for thousands of Vietnamese students
British University Vietnam (BUV) expands its campus to the second phase, providing young generations with more opportunities to accessprestigious British education in a world-class environment in Vietnam. The construction of the BUV campus Phase 2 at EcoPark started in August 2022, with an investment of 33 million USD, and is expected to be completed in […]
May 04, 2022Learning and working opportunities for the female MC with a good command of English
Nhu Huyen achieved an 8.5 IELTS score and won four awards at the national excellent student contests for English despite only starting to learn English in Grade Four, much later than her peers. During her three high school years, she won many prestigious scholarships and fully sponsored trips abroad. The MC, born in 2002, was […]
Mar 19, 2022An uninterrupted study-abroad journey with the International Foundation Programme University of London
The International Foundation Programme (IFP) of the University of London, UK, is one of the world’s most widely accepted foundation programmes. More than 120 educational institutions in the world are teaching the IFP to equip students with the necessary fundamental knowledge to gain entry to universities in the UK and other countries, namely the US, […]
Mar 10, 2022Professor Rick Bennett appointed as BUV Deputy Vice Chancellor and Vice President
Experienced academic leader, Professor Rick Bennett has been appointed as incoming Deputy Vice Chancellor and Vice President of BUV. Professor Bennett praises BUV for the focus of its vision and mission, its significant investment into building one of the world’s outstanding university campuses, the delivery of high-quality British degrees, and for the impact the University […]
Dec 03, 2021British University Vietnam Scholarship and Financial support fund worth 46 billion VND opened for application for the academic year 2022
From December 1, 2021, British University Vietnam (BUV) scholarship and financial support fund worth 46 billion VND officially opened applications for the academic year 2022 and the deadline for application is 25th May 2022. This is also the first year BUV launched the Founders’ Scholarship with a value of more than 770 million VND for […]
Nov 15, 2021BUV Ecopark Campus reopens with no new COVID-19 cases identified after 14 days
November 15th, 2021 – British University Vietnam (BUV) is pleased to announce the re-opening of our Ecopark campus to non-teaching staff from today. No new COVID-19 cases have been identified among BUV staff since the 1st of November where one community-related positive case (F0) involving a working member of the University was recorded. For the […]
Nov 05, 2021Memorandum of Understanding signed between British University Vietnam and Victoria University of Wellington
British University Vietnam (BUV) and Te Herenga Waka—Victoria University of Wellington (Wellington) have recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to promote collaboration between the two institutions. Collaboration areas include academic advancement, knowledge sharing, and staff and student exchange. The signing of this memorandum opens up the opportunity for BUV and Wellington to engage in […]