Young Professionals in DK - a career development programme
4 September, 12-12.30 in room 2A12-14
6 September, 14-14.30 in room 3A20
If you would like to pursue a career in Denmark after you graduate, widening your professional network and developing an insight to the Danish labour market and working culture while you study is important.
ITU offer 15 international full-time MSc students the opportunity to become a part of a national wide career development programme – Young Professionals in Denmark. As a part of the programme you get support in finding a student job, and get the opportunity to get feedback from industry your CV, join International Talent Conferences and a number of career workshops supporting you as an international student settling in Denmark.
You can read more about it here or join our information meeting to learn if you should apply.
Deadline for applying is September 15.
Sign up here to join the information meeting!
International Night for new international students 5 September from 17.00-20.00 in ScrollBar
The scope of the International Night is to meet fellow international students as well as getting information about working in Denmark. We will serve a sandwich and there will be time for informal mingling. We hope to see many of you for this cozy and informative evening! The deadline for signing up is 30 August 2019, and please also let us know if you have any allergies. You sign up by sending an email to Sanne Aaby: firstname.lastname@example.org
Take control of your thesis process 5 September, 10.00-12.00 in 5A60
Give yourself the best opportunities to manage and control your thesis process by participating in this thesis workshop. You will gain tools, tips and knowledge of how to:
- collaborate with you supervisor
- avoid procrastination
- plan and structure your thesis process
- start writing
- hand in your thesis by deadline
This thesis workshop is for students beginning their thesis project in the fall semester.
Sign up here to join the event.
Project & Thesis Market 2019
9 September, 15.30-17.00 in Atrium
Are you looking for a company or organisation to collaborate with on a project this semester? Or, are you starting to prepare for your thesis and looking for an industry partner? 70% of ITU students write a project or a thesis in collaboration with industry. Join this event and see if you should do so as well.
You will get to meet with interesting companies, organizations and ITU Labs, interested in working with you on a project. They will give you insights to their organisation and provide guidance, while you help them get a new perspective on their challenges. Some companies will bring specific project proposals, others will primarily be interested in learning more about your ideas and discuss how they might be able to support you.
It is a very good idea to prepare for the event. You are welcome to swing by the Study & Career Guidance for a talk about how to best present your ideas for a project or what questions to ask, in order to find the right partner for you.
Read more about the participating companies at our Facebook event.
Sign up here to join the event and receive further information by email.
Mindfulness Training Course (in Danish)
10 September from 16.00-17.00 in 5A60
Stresser du over dit studie og dine eksaminer? Har du bekymringer og tankemylder? Vil du gerne forbedre din koncentration og dine præstationer? Vil du gerne have redskaber til blive mentalt stærkere? Og er du nysgerrig på, hvordan du kan bruge mindfulness til at hjælpe med det?
Studie- og Karrierevejledningen tilbyder for første gang et forskningsbaseret mindfulnesskursus til alle studerende på ITU.
Kurset er et Mindfulnessbaseret Stressreduktionskursus (MBSR) på 8 uger.
Vil du vide mere om kurset? Så kom til Informationsmøde d. 10.9 kl. 16.00 i lokale 5A60.
Sign up for the info meeting - no later than 10 September!
12 September, 16.00-18.30 in Scrollbar
19 September, 16.00-18.30 in Scrollbar
Thesis Talks are presentations inspired by TED-talks, where students present the thesis projects that they handed in this summer - in just ten minutes.
A thesis is the result of months of hard work. Lots of new and sometimes cutting edge, knowledge are found in these projects. But unfortunately, the new knowledge often stays between the student and the supervisor. This is why you are invited to meet 14 brave graduates, ready to share their insights, inspire you for your upcoming projects and let you become very smart on trending topics in record time!
Follow the event on Facebook and sign up for a ticket here.
Hack Your Efficiency and Improve as a Student
25 September from 14.00-17.00 in Aud. 1
Just started life as a university student? Or just realized that you need to improve your study techniques? Join this 3 hour workshop and get the tools you need to study efficiently and remember the things you learn! Mads Lønnerup from Supplement will guide you through the 3 hours and you will leave with a study technique toolbox, which you can use for the rest of your studies.
Sign up no later than 25 September!
ITU Career Week
30 September - 4 October
The ITU Career Week is back! Kickstart your career or develop your personal and professional skills by participating in one of ITUs many career related activities. See the full program here.
CV Check in Atrium
30 September, 09:00 – 13:00 in Atrium
Do you need a little input on how to make your CV eye-catching for an employer before you bring it to IT Match Making? Have your CV checked and get good advice on how to improve it. Dansk Magisterforening and Magistrenes A-Kasse visits ITU with two of their most experienced career advisors. Feel free to drop by for an informal advice session. They look forward to meet with you.
Sign up here to receive a reminder prior to the event.
Make an Impression on Future Employers!
Prepare for IT Match Making.
30 September, 15.30-18.00 in room 3A20.
Your first meeting with a future employer is important - and preparation will bring you fare. This workshop will help you get the most of IT Match Making!
The workshop will provide you with ideas for how to identify your competences and you will get inspiration on how to swiftly and targeted tell your story to industry representatives.
Based on a mix of presentations and exercises you will also get input for how to better initiate inspiring conversations with industry and start building professional relations to the people you meet.
Want to learn more? Join in by signing up here.
IT Match Making 2 October, 10:00 - 14:30 in Atrium
Meet your new employer at ITU`s Career Fair IT Match Making!
32 companies are looking for future employees with your profile and competencies and they are interested in recruiting for student positions, full-time employment, graduate programs and project collaborations.
Learn more about the attending companies by signing up for the event on Facebook (link will follow soon).
LinkedIn - Make the most of it as a student
3 October, 10:00-12.00 in room 5A60
LinkedIn is the largest social media dedicated solely to professional networking and 55% of Danish companies make use of it in their recruitment process. Join this seminar to learn how to better navigate and present yourself through LinkedIn, improve your search for jobs and get confident in sharing your profile and building inspiring, professional networks. The workshop is not an A-Z walk-through of every function in LinkedIn, but will give insight to the newest developments, as well as tips and tricks on how to use LinkedIn while you are a student.
Carolina Velasco, former team lead and relationship manager at LinkedIn NY, will host the workshop.
Sign up here to join!
Lead the Future: Leadership in the IT Industry
4 October, 14.30-16.30 in Aud. 3
Come and be inspired by 3 talented top leaders who all have great and interesting careers within the IT-industry. They will tell about their choice of education, their career path, how and why they became a leader, as well as their dreams and ambitions are for the future.
You will get a nuanced introduction to different leadership skills and the different tasks and responsibilities there can follow, when you aspire to be a leader or a manager. Attend the event and get a better understanding of your own strong sides when it comes to leadership skills, and get inspired on how to further develop these skills while being a student.
The Study & Career Guidance are co-hosting this event with Above & Beyond Group.
Sign up here.
Virtual Career Fair: Science, Tech, Engineering and Math
16 October, 13:00 - 16:00 in the ITU Job Bank
This Virtual Career Fair will be focusing on embracing some of today’s key competencies in the field of Science,Tech, Engineering and Math. Join in and find the right student position to kickstart your career!
Sign up for the event here.
ExploreIT Info & Inspiration Event
22 October 16.30-18.30 in ScrollBar & Atrium.
Did you know that last year more than 60% of applicants got offered a seat at one of our partner universities? If you are also dreaming of combining studying with traveling, then join this event to learn more about your opportunities and how to apply.
Sign up here.
16.30 - 17.30. Information Session: What, Where and How to (Scrollbar)
17.30 - 17.45. Applying for Grants and Fulbright: The Money W
Bachelor Project Start-Up Seminar
6 November 10-12 in Scroll Bar
Will you also be writing your bachelor project in Spring 2020 and are you feeling a bit uneasy about rules, formalia and the process in general?
Many students find it helpful to get an overview and join this event to get it.
Sign up here if you wish to join.
Exam Preparation and Efficient Learning 13 November 14.00-17.00 in Aud. 1
Exams are not everyday business! At the same time you have a lot at stake as a student. Most new students do not know exactly how to plan an exam at university. This is why it is important with the right preparation and a well-thought presentation. The topics covered in this workshop are:
- Plan Your Exam
- Presentation Techniques: Learn how to make your presentation seen, heard and remembered
- Handle Your Nerves at the Exam
Join this workshop held by Mads Lønnerup from Supplement, who will make sure you leave with a toolbox you can use for the rest of your studies
Sign up no later than 13 November!