China calling

InternChina_oct17Are you looking for an internship and like the thought of China as a destination?  The good news is that the University will provide a travel bursary for L1 and L2 students to get there. However, the program is open to all students.

InternChina are coming on campus at 2:00pm on Monday 23 October 2017 to tell you more about their program.  You’ll also have the chance to meet Brunel students who took part in the program last year!  You must register to attend at

  • Get an insight into modern China
  • Gain valuable work experience
  • Learning Mandarin Chinese, and
  • Discover traditional Chinese culture.

Also check out the Generation UK – China programme in partnership with the British Council who offer several other programs for working and studying abroad.

Daiwa Scholarships

tokyo-towerSpend 19 months of language study, work placement and homestay in Japan, giving you the framework to acquire Japanese language skills and access expertise and knowledge relevant to your career goals.  You will also be able to network with decision-makers in your field.   The Scholarship covers tuition costs and living expenses.

You must be:

  • a British citizen
  • a graduate or due to graduate

Apply by Thursday 7 December 2017.  You can find full information and apply at

Jobs or internship at home or internationally?

goinglobal_aug17GoinGlobal is a career and employment resource for jobs and internships and abroad, including study abroad pre-departure information. To help you get the most out of GoinGlobal you can attend an online training webinar by registering at Student Training Registration:

  • 7, 13, 21 September 2017
  • 10, 18, 24 October 2017

The GoinGlobal homepage gives dates of future sessions.

You can:

  • View GoinGlobal on any mobile device with a new responsive site design
  • Receive instant updates on new job listings and internship opportunities matching your search criteria if you set up a Personal Account. A “My GoinGlobal” account also provides a customised career experience, allowing you to bookmark and save content and resources of interest.
  • Experience GoinGlobal in more than 50 languages with an automatic translation feature

Please join us for an upcoming training session to learn how GoinGlobal can fast track your career goals.

Celebrate your success

success_coffeeHave you studied in the UK in the last 15 years, and are now living outside the UK and doing great things?

Write about your achievements and enter the British Council Alumni Awards – closing date for entries is 2 October 2017.   Find out more and enter…

Are you Bilingual / Multilingual?

Bilingual People International Language Recruitment Fairfollow
Date: 9 September 2017, 10:00am-4:00pm
Location: NH Hotel Grand Krasnapolsky, Dam Square, Amsterdam
Registration Link:

Looking for a new job in the Netherlands and/or throughout Europe

The Bilingual People fair is a free event for anyone over 18 years, it is ideal for graduates who are looking to start a new adventure abroad or for experienced professionals looking for a new career path. The fair allows you to meet and discuss employment opportunities face-to-face with international companies and recruitment agencies based in Amsterdam and across Europe, in employment sectors such as Customer Service, Accountancy & Finance, IT, Sales, and Marketing. Recruiters and industry leaders will be hosting Seminars and Presentations throughout the day, giving advice on how to apply for and get your dream job, you will get access to best practice tips for relocation, and they will also be able to help you reviewing your CV.

Most in demand languages: Dutch, German, French, Danish, Swedish, Norwegian 

E-ticket:  Free entrance tickets, they are limited and will be allocated on a first-come, first served basis.  We look forward to seeing you at the event!

Where should I go?

BUNAC provide worldwide working adventures in the form of internships, giving you

the chance to enhance your employability and gain valuable industry experience, we offer a range of overseas internship opportunities.

Intern Canada

You will be based in Vancouver, British Columbia for 1-6 months, with opportunities in Event Management, Office Administration, Social Work and more.

Intern USA

Nationwide opportunities in Business, Human Resources, Science and Law, living and working in the States for 1-18 months. You can opt for one of two packages: a ‘self-placement’ programme, pro-actively sourcing your own internship, or a ‘full-placement’ programme, where BUNAC source an internship for you in New York or Chicago. The ‘full-placement’ programme is fully-supported, with accommodation, in-country support, social events and career progression events included.

Intern Australia and Intern New Zealand

Opportunities in established industries such as Communications, Travel and Tourism, Hospitality and Architecture. Internships are available for 1-6 months in both countries.