Working overseas

Find opportunities:

  • GoinGlobal on MyFuture has a database of opportunities worldwide 
  • BUNAC- internship opportunities around the world
  • CCUSA- internship opportunities around the world
  • Some large international organisations advertise opportunities for graduates from UK universities to work in their international offices e.g. HSBC and PWC

By area:

In addition to the above the following websites have useful opportunities for specific areas:

Asia

  • GradlinkUK- specialist website for international students in the UK with subsites for Africa, ASEAN (SE Asia), Bangladesh, Canada, China, India
  • Gradconnection - sign up for jobs and news alerts
  • Lock-in China - specialises in supporting returnees to find work in China

Africa

  • GradlinkUK- specialist website for international students in the UK includes a subsite for Africa


Europe

  • The EURES website have lots of information on jobs and learning opportunities throughout Europe.
  • Europe Internships- a variety of internship opportunities throughout Europe (including the UK)

 

North America

  • The US NI Mentorship Programme provides an opportunity for around 25 students and recent graduates to spend 1 year working in a paid mentored work placement within a corporate/business environment in the USA.
  • Project Children provides 8 week summer internship opportunities for Irish and NI students.
  • GradlinkUK- specialist website for international students in the UK includes a subsite for Canada



Networking:

Inspiring Stories

Caoimhe Henderson head

Caoimhe Henderson, a Law and Hispanic Studies graduate talks about her international career on the Irish Distillers' Vital Ingredient Graduate Programme.‌

 Caroline McEvoy headCaroline McEvoy, MA Broadcast Literacy talks about how she got an internship with HBO in New York through the US NI Mentorship Programme

Cormac Quinn head

Cormac Quinn, MEng Computer Science, talks about the benefit of his summer internship in India‌‌

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