The CSD serves students, alumni and organizations by addressing individual development and employment needs. The CSD regularly holds career workshops and will be able to provide you with assistance in formulating, exploring and implementing your career options.
Find out more about the distinct services offered by the CSD below:
Job & Internship Support
EU's Career Services Department actively seeks to identify and share suitable student job or internship placements. EU students can also access exclusive offers on our free Career Center through their personal dashboard, which also serves as their profile for employers on the site.
We encourage our students to work toward achieving their career aspirations. To help with the process, we organize coaching and development workshops that cover various topics integral to career development, like:
Job Search and Selection
A hands-on approach to applying, interviewing and negotiating for the job you really want.
A how-to for creating, building and curating your professional online identity. A study by Adweek magazine showed that 92% of companies use social media for recruiting.
Optimize your CV and Cover Letter
Have several CVs that you can tailor to the position you are applying for.
Networking On and Offline
A guide to different networking techniques, best practices and topical trends like the the elevator pitch and the six rules to success.
A step-by-step explanation about how to create and improve your presence on this professional networking site and how to make most of it for your professional career.
Finding a Mentor
The importance of having a mentor and how to find the right one for success.
EU Career Fairs
The CSD organizes regular career fairs, which are exciting, dynamic and laden with opportunity, the most prominent being the annual EU Career Fair in Barcelona. Here, companies are ready to uncover some of the best talent available, providing for a number of enriching professional opportunities. On a personal level, you are able to interact with 12 to 15 of the foremost international companies, while also enjoying the chance to discuss your CV, job prospects and skills, in short interviews with recruitment experts. Students across all campuses are invited to participate in our career fairs.
Take a look at the program for the 2019 EU Annual Career Fair to see the outstanding companies and speakers who attended.
Counseling & Mentoring
Career development is a journey, our one-on-one assistance will help you reach your career goals. Our expert career advisors have years of experience and a strong network.
In the fast-paced business world of today, it's important to keep up-to-date with the most recent developments and best practices in your field. Our online programs give professionals the opportunity to conveniently bolster their existing knowledge base with classes that cater to their busy schedules.
Throughout your career, networking will be the most effective method of progression. A substantial percentage of our graduates receive their first job offer through a personal contact they made.
At EU Business School, we know that networking plays a significant role in today’s job search process. Our on-campus conferences, partnerships and alumni events are designed to give our students and graduates an abundance of opportunities. At these events, they interact with other professionals, build strong business relationships and create meaningful and lasting contacts. The CSD is well connected to international businesses and boasts an alumni network of over 27,000 graduates from around the world. In addition to this, the EU Hub, our online alumni platform, has over 7,000 registered members.
With the help of the CSD, our talented students go on to seize the opportunities that are available to them following their graduation from EU. Here are some EU alumni statistics:
months is the average time within which students find their first job after graduation
of our students use the knowledge gained in the classroom to create their own businesses
members are on the EU Alumni LinkedIn Group
of our alumni return to work in their own family businesses
or more events take place every year in over 15 countries
languages, on average, are spoken by our alumni
What We Offer
When you use our career services you receive guidance at each stage of your professional journey, whether it’s deciding what your next step is, changing your career or preparing for an interview.
EU Business School enjoys a solid reputation among recruiters and local companies. The caliber of our students and the efficiency of EU’s independent, dedicated EU Career Services Department (CSD) provides a distinct competitive edge in job interviews. The way you present and sell yourself is equally as important as your knowledge and experience, which must be presented effectively in your CV and during your job interview in order to be recognized.
"The career services department helped me from the very beginning. First, helping me work on my CV and then applying to companies. When I applied to Danone, they helped me through the entire interview process."
Christina Laskaridou, Bachelor of Business Administration
Some of Our Top Employers
Graduates from EU have gone on to work for the following companies:
- ABN AMRO BANK
- AMERICAN EXPRESS
- BANCO SANTANDER
- BANQUE PRIVÉE EDMOND DE ROTHSCHILD
- BMW GROUP
- BOSTON CONSULTING GROUP
- BRITISH TELECOM
- CHASE MANHATTAN BANK
- CHUPA CHUPS
- COCA COLA
- CREDIT SUISSE
- DAIMLER BENZ
- DELL-PEROT SYSTEMS
- DELOITTE & TOUCHE
- DEUTSCHE BANK
- EL CORTE INGLES
- ESTEÉ LAUDER INC.
- EYELANDER ORG.
- GENERAL ELECTRIC
- GENERAL MOTORS
- HÄAGEN DAZS
- HERALD TRIBUNE
- HEWLETT PACKARD
- HILTON HOTELS
- HINDUJA BANK
- HOFFMAN-LA ROCHE
- JET AVIATION
- JOHNSON & JOHNSON
- KOREAN AIRLINES
- LA CAIXA
- MARRIOTT HOTELS
- McKINSEY & CO
- MERRILL LYNCH
- PHILIP MORRIS INTERNATIONAL
- PROCTER & GAMBLE
- SONY ERICSSON
- SWATCH GROUP
- THOMAS COOK GROUP
- UNITED NATIONS
- WORLD BANK GROUP