Careers e-Award 2019/2020: Get Ready Get Hired

Congratulations to all Get Ready Get Hired (GRGH) participants for the completion of the certificate programme! Launched in 2019, Get Ready Get Hired Certificate Programme is a structured programme which aims to increase the self-awareness of students, train their job hunting skills and enhance their employability from their involvement in the activities of this programme. …

Careers e-Award 2019/2020: Careers Ambassadors

Congratulations and thank you to all Careers Ambassadors for the contribution to Careers Advisory Service! Introduced in 2019, Career Ambassadors serve as a bridge between Careers Advisory Service (CAS) and UNM student populations where they serve an integral role to deliver an exceptional service to students. Through this ambassadorship, CAS aims to nurture the talents …

Careers e-Award 2019/2020: Career Mentoring

Congratulations to all Career Mentoring participants for the completion of the program! Introduced in 2014 as an Alumni Mentoring program, the program was revamped in 2018 as the Employer Lead e-Mentoring module, a new initiative under the Nottingham Advantage Award which saw the participation of 4 companies. In 2019, the program has been continued with …

Careers Advisory Service Stays Connected Through Virtual Events

Covid-19 pandemic has changed the global landscape of countless sectors, including education. This pandemic has necessitated new ways of thinking and shifts in perspectives which resulted to the rise of online learning and virtual interaction. Since the implementation of Movement Control Order (MCO) by the government has begun, Careers Advisory Service (CAS) has taken online …

Be Proactive: I Landed A Job Before Graduating!

By, Mohamad Nur Naquib Abd Halin (Master of Engineering (MEng) Mechanical Engineering).  Having burning passion in mechanical engineering since high school, I devoted six years in studying engineering. My journey is a bit longer than other people because I did Diploma in UiTM before I pursued my degree in UNM. After graduated, I joined Aker …

UNM Careers Fair 2020: Unlock Your Future

UNM Careers Fair is back! On 13th March, Careers Advisory Service (CAS) organised the annual University of Nottingham Malaysia (UNM) Careers Fair 2020. The event happened throughout the day from 10AM till 4PM, boasting a number of top employers in their respective industries and attracted the interests of over 2000 attendees. The event was held …

Standing Out: Interview & Assessment Centre Workshop by HAYS

With the tagline ‘We promote on the merit of your performance, you determine your success’ – HAYS Malaysia has already graced the students who attended the Pre-Careers Fair Series: Interview and Assessment Centre organised by Careers Advisory Service, with the knowledge of the working world. The theme of standing out from the crowd can already …

The Power of CV: Is This A Tinder Date?

What one would expect for a CV writing workshop would actually be on how to write a CV, but what the students learned from just one hour today was much more in the Pre-Careers Fair Series: CV Writing by Samsung organised by Careers Advisory Service. The speaker, Mr. Shu Tze Yuh is a Head of …

The Road Less Taken: Best Decision I’ve Ever Made

By, Nora Ramli (BA (Hons) English Language and Literature).  I flirted with the idea of pursuing English Literature all throughout high school, but ended up studying in Ireland as a medical scholar. My background was Pure Science, and I had a knack for Biology; my mother naturally dubbed me ‘the first doctor’ in the family, …

List of Winners of 5th UNM Resume Competition

Resume Competition is back! Careers Advisory Service (CAS) had organised the 5th Resume Competition 2019/2020 which was held from 14th of October to 10th of November 2019 with the participation of more than 160 students. The competition had been divided into three categories: Foundation, Year 1 and Year 2, Year 3 and 4, and postgraduates. …