My Career

The purpose of this centre is to empower students in job searching and at the same time to offer equal employment opportunity for all. The Career Office is an integral part of the Universum College, which works to interconnect students with the labor market.

Career Resources – Career Office provides information to all students about employment and internship opportunities. On a daily basis, Career Office informs all students about vacancies published, opportunities for internship and scholarship opportunities.

Relationship with Employers – Career Office is highly dedicated to building good relationships with businesses, public and private institutions, NGOs, etc. Universum College has numerous agreements with employers in order to enable alumni to have personal informational meetings with potential employers and, at the same time, have the opportunity for internships or employment

Ideas for Projects –Universum fully supports the commitment and dedication of the students to solve various social issues. “Ideas for Projects” is a service that will enable alumni to carry out projects that would contribute to the common good. With this service, Universum will develop projects together with alumni enabling self-employment in projects that they want.

Strong Alumni Community – We are also aiming to create a strong alumni community, which will be associated with and will support the College in the future.  The idea is that through alumni feedback, we incorporate further academic and institutional development at the College in order to meet the demands of the society we serve.

Manuals

The manual – Job interview

How to write a CV

Training and Consultancy:

  • Social Media Training.
  • Soft Skills Training
  • Training on interpersonal communication
  • How to prepare and outstanding CV/resume?
  • How to prepare for an interview?
  • How to write a motivation letter?
  • How to fill an application form?

Events:

  • Job Fair
  • Study Visits
  • Vacancy announcement for internship, contracted jobs, exchange and study abroad scholarship announcements.
  • Public Lectures with representatives from companies, institutions and organizations.

UC has incorporated  Career Orientation and Internship course in academic curriculum. This course is mandatory for all junior year students of respective faculties. From this course students earn 4 ECTS (credits). Internship is an undividable component of the course. Interns earn 4 ECTS. Internship can be conducted in one of the associate companies, organizations or institutions

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Assessment by the employer-internship
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Basic information
  • Research “Labor Vacancies”
  • Employment Barometer
  • Questionnaires with current students
  • Questionnaires with alumni
  • Questionnaires with employers

Is an annual activity being organized by UC in order to equip youngsters with the necessary skills that determines their success in building their career and landing the jobs they wish for. Career Academy gathers various applicants from the high schools around Kosovo and trains them intensively on soft and hard skills such as: communication, building a cv, innovation, creative thinking, writing, entrepreneurship, sales and so on. Upon the completion of training candidates are assessed and evaluated by UC experts. Successful candidates receive scholarships for studying at UC. Each year UC gives dozens of 100% ,50 and 30% tuition fee scholarships in an attempt to help and develop the capacity of youth in Kosovo. Each year thousands of high schoolers are trained and their capacities are developed. Hence apart form its own students UC, focuses in the general development of youth in order to contribute to the economic and social consolidation of the country and the region.