My Career Journey to Becoming A Human Resource Manager

By, Jie How Lim (BEng (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering). I graduated in 2014. I had applied for Future Leader Programme (FLP), a kind of accelerated development management trainee programme at GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), one of the top leading pharmaceutical and consumer healthcare companies; joined and graduated from the programme as a Human Resource Manager for …

From Engineering to a Career in Banking

By, Roger Lee Kwan Loon (MEng Mechanical Engineering). I joined University of Nottingham Malaysia (UNM) back in Sept 2012 and graduated in June 2016. I am currently a Branch Service Manager (BSM) in United Overseas Bank Limited (UOB), Singapore. I manage the service level in my branch, ensuring all my customer inquiries are answered and …

Celebrate the Year of Luck with CAS

On the day of Chap Goh Mei, Careers Advisory Service (CAS) celebrated the last day of Chinese New Year (CNY) with the students! As we were still in the festive mood, CAS welcomed the students to join Careers Open House to celebrate the year of Pig, which representing luck, good fortune, wealth and prosperity, located …

NAA LinkedIn Profile Competition: Congratulations to the Winners!

In this digital era, LinkedIn is emerging as a platform for professionals in the country to establish their brand, gain insights, network, recruit talents or find career opportunities. With an aim to give exposure and provide guidance to the students about LinkedIn, Careers Advisory Service (CAS) took an initiative to conduct a Nottingham Advantage Award …

UNM Recognised by JobStreet.com for Preferred University Program

We’ve got good news! On 18th of  January 2019, the University of Nottingham Malaysia (UNM) has been awarded as one of the 10 private universities recommended by Jobstreet.com. for producing quality graduates for the workforce at the Recognition of Jobstreet.com Preferred University and Preferred Professional Body program 2019. Started with opening speech by the Country …

Discovering Careers in PHIR

On 7th November 2018, Careers Advisory Service (CAS) in collaboration with PHIR-NOTT, a student body from the School of Politics, History and International Relations (PHIR), hosted the Discovering Careers in PHIR. The first event of this series aims to provide students with the knowledge on job application for various departments within the government ministries and …

Navigating Your First Year at Workplace by Citi

Congratulations, you have successfully landed a job! You were on cloud nine, you felt all was well with the world, and suddenly here you are.. feeling so nervous to start your first day of working. “I don’t know what to do once I enter the world of work, oh.. I’m so clueless right now!” “Oh, …

Discovering Careers in Environmental Science

Careers Advisory Service (CAS) initiated “Discovering Careers in Environmental Science”, which aims to develop better understanding on the requirement and expectations of employers in the relevant industries. In addition, it serves as a medium for students to explore and gather information for internship and future career, and for them to be well-prepared for the transition …

Soft Skills for Scientists

On 24th October 2018, the experts from Danone Dumex shared their valuable insights on skills needed by fresh graduates and career opportunities offered in “Danone Dumex – Soft Skills for Scientists”, organised by Careers Advisory Service.  During the sharing session, the Danone Dumex’s Senior HR Business Partner, Ms. Jasmin, shared her insights from the recruiters’ side, …

Testimonials – Valuable Experience at HRINCAMPUS Conference 2018

On 11th October 2018, Careers Advisory Service (CAS) team, together with 8 students from UNMC participated in HRINCAMPUS 2018 Conference; the inaugural Malaysia’s Graduate Recruitment Conference, at the Sunway University.  The event was attended by members from the private and public institutions of higher learning, student leaders, and campus recruiters from the various organisations, where it …