Category Archives: Working & Studying Abroad

Are you a BU student and thinking of working or studying abroad? Do you know about GoinGlobal?

      BU has invested in access to this really useful website for all BU students. GoinGlobal offers expert advice and resources for finding career opportunities both domestically and internationally. If you are pursuing an opportunity around the world, GoinGlobal will provide … Continue reading

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Here are five ways that travelling can enhance your career options and develop more skills.

1. Get an internship or holiday job While you are abroad why not get some work experience, even if this is only for a few weeks, the skills and experience gained will be invaluable.  You can add this to your CV … Continue reading

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Want to increase your chances of landing a job after graduation and see the world? Do you know about studying abroad while at BU?

Here is an article, originally Tweeted by Dr Sonal Minocha, (Pro Vice Chancellor at BU) that highlights statistics supporting studying abroad and in particular how Erasmus students were more likely to get a job. Other interesting findings were that more than … Continue reading

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Looking to develop your Global Skills? Volunteer with BUNAC as a sports coach in South Africa

A great volunteering opportunity for students who are interested in sports, or who are studying sport-based courses. BUNAC’s Sports Coaching South Africa programme allows young people to teach sports to underprivileged children in one of South Africa’s largest cities, Port Elizabeth, … Continue reading

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Thinking of working, volunteering or finding an internship abroad? Then pick up a FREE BUNAC booklet of opportunities!

This booklet provide students with some opportunities to: Work in Canada, Australia, New Zealand and America Summer Camps in USA Internship in USA and Australia & New Zealand Volunteer in Africa and Asia Teach English abroad Volunteer expeditions Pick up … Continue reading

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Enhance your Global Skills. Apply for BU Global Horizons Funding

BU offers students the opportunity to apply to help finance trips overseas, allowing you to discover new cultures, gain valuable experience in multicultural environments and learn new skills which will also boost your CV. Depending on the activity you’re undertaking … Continue reading

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Employment Outlook: Canada

Steady and sure, Canada moves into 2017 with a growing economy, investment in the future and plans to quell a skills shortage. By Mary Ann Thompson, founder and president, GoinGlobal, Inc. Read More  

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