Alumni Story: Today’s Beginner is Tomorrow’s Master

Let’s get inspired by the story of one of UNM alumnus, Joshua Yeoh! Joshua Yeoh graduated with a Bachelor’s of Business Economics & Management from University of Nottingham Malaysia. He started as a Graduate Trainee in Hays in 2018 and has excelled in his role with his tenacity and determination to deliver high quality service …

Spice Up Your Career Journey through Career Mentoring

Want to gain ideas to create an insightful career plan? Would you like to learn, grow and improve your employability skills? Would you like to find someone who can help you do these things? .. and do you know that you can? Yes, through a mentoring partnership! Careers Advisory Service (CAS) has initiated a Career …

Work Readiness Boot Camp: Stress Management? Resilience is the Key!

Having a work-life balance and effective stress management in workplace once you start working is an important aspect of healthy work environment, although the definition of the concept itself can be subjective to each own. Realizing that, Careers Advisory Service (CAS) has had our own alumnus, Mohammad Uqail Esa from KPMG Malaysia to share his beneficial insights in …

Work Readiness Boot Camp: Are You Ready for the World of Work?

Without a doubt, COVID-19 has brought many changes to the world, including the world of work. The current unprecedented situation has made many of the students wondering how to improve their marketability and exploring opportunities in this new norm—which leads to a strategic initiative; Work Readiness Boot Camp. Work Readiness Boot Camp is a proactive …

Alumni Sharing: Visualize Your Future & Take Action!

Careers Advisory Service (CAS) has always been welcoming our alumni who delightfully come to share on their careers experience to the students, which can spark inspiration on their future career. Hence, we were excited to have our Finance, Accounting & Management (FAM) alumna Yulita Wehary, who currently works as a Relationship Manager Corporate Banking at …

Alumni Sharing: From EEE to Management Consulting

On October 7, Careers Advisory Service organised an International Student Careers Series where an alumnus of University of Nottingham Malaysia (UNM), Shahzaib Imran, has been invited to share his career journey to the students virtually via Microsoft Teams. Shahzaib Imran is an Electrical and Electronics Engineering (EEE) alumnus which he graduated in 2013. Currently, he …

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 …

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 …

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 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, …