Finding Employment in Your Home Country
Goin Global is useful for both international students planning to return home and students and graduates looking to explore career opportunities in a new country. Each Goin Global Profile includes:
You can access Goin Global here
Global Graduate Schemes
Find out about schemes for International Students with bases in the UK
Gradlink - is designed specifically for students/graduates from China, India and Malaysia at HE institutions right across the UK. Information on the websites include:
Profiles of 100+ employers – where employers provide latest graduate vacancies, give advice, link to their social media etc.
Profiles of international graduates from across the UK
Extensive advice sections
Latest news and events
GradLink social media inc. Weibo, RenRen, Facebook etc.
E-newsletter subscription – students (and careers professionals etc!) welcome to subscribe
GradlinkUK GradlinkChina GradlinkIndia GradlinkMalaysia GradlinkAfrica GradlinkCanada GradAsean
RESEARCH key organisations in your home country to see what level of support/networking opportunities are available to help with your job-seeking:
The British Council
In some countries, the British Council have a UK alumni group to help with business networking. This sometimes extends to having job clubs for graduates with UK qualifications where you can post your CV online, get access to vacancies or be matched to a suitable company that has signed up with the British Council. For example, the British Council China has detailed alumni
Chambers of Commerce
Chambers of Commerce may be a useful starting point, as Chambers often hold details of locally-based companies. The World Chambers Network
acts as a gateway to find Chambers throughout the world.
High commissions and embassies from other countries will usually have information about jobs in their countries, or have a website with the latest business news. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office
keeps an up-to-date listing of all the representatives of foreign states and Commonwealth countries in London.
Page Updated: 8th September 2016HB)