Events

OVERVIEW WINTER SEMESTER 2020/21

Online Event - Quiz Night

In the upcoming semester we will offer an online quiz  every second Tuesday, that takes place on WhatsApp. Participants will be divided into small groups where they can discuss questions and search for the right answers together.


The first quiz is on Tuesday, 13 october.


Please register via international-events@zuv.uni-hannover.de with the following details:

  • Name
  • cell phone number
  • Student or PhD 

WORKSHOPS WINTER SEMESTER 2020/21

  • Career Entry in Germany

    When?
    Wednesday, 21.10.2020, 4:00-5:30 pm

    This information session aims at international students who plan to enter the German job market. We will answer questions such as: What steps do I need to take for a successful career entry? What do I need to consider especially as an international student? You will get an overview over application strategies that will guide you through the process of finding a job. In addition, a representative of a company will give inside information from an employer’s perspective on how to enter the job market successfully.

    The online workshop will be held in English.

  • Potential Analysis - Awareness of Your Personal Competence

    When?
    Monday, 26.10.2020, 4:00-5:30 pm

    This workshop will focus on helping you identify your main strengths, skills and interests and show you how to use them in your career entry planning.
    Whether you already have a career path in mind or are unsure of where your next steps should take you, an effective job search starts with you!  This is particularly true in times of uncertainty and tense labour markets. In this workshop, we will have a look at some professional techniques you can use to gain a more nuanced understanding of your skills and strengths as well as your goals and motivations and how to shape them into career plan.

    The online workshop will be held in English.

  • Job Applications (for international students)

    When?
    Monday, 02.11.2020, 4:00-5:30 pm

    In the current climate applying for work in Germany can seem like a complex process. In this Reverse-Classroom online-workshop you will gain the skills and knowledge you need in order to compose application materials that will meet the requirements of the German system and maximise your chances of success. You will receive materials covering everything from finding and properly interpreting job postings, selecting photos, including appropriate information, writing cover letters and composing strong CVs. The online workshop will offer additional information and support and allow you to ask any questions you may have.

    The online workshop will be held in English.

  • Job Interviews (for international students)

    When?
    Monday, 09.11.2020, 4:00-5:30 pm

    The job interview is a crucial part of the selection process. In this online workshop you will learn what to expect and how to prepare for a job interview in Germany. We will go over interview etiquette, how to respond to an interview invitation and decide what to wear as well as learn how to identify and anticipate likely questions and prepare strong answers to frequent interview questions. The online workshop will also allow you to ask any questions you may have.

    The workshop will be held in English.