The Careers Office at the University of Nicosia has been established to make students more aware of their professional choices, explore career opportunities, and develop their skills to achieve their full potential.
Furthermore, the Careers Office operates as a link between students seeking employment and organizations looking for career candidates.
The Careers Center collaborates with many companies in Cyprus, such as Apola Human Solutions, Baker Tilly Klitou, Consulco Ltd, Cablenet, Grant Thorton (Cyprus) Ltd, Hellenic Bank Public Company Ltd, Human Resource Development Authority, Lanitis Bros Ltd, Marfin Laiki Bank, KPMG Ltd, campuscy.com PriceWaterHouseCoopers Ltd, MyCvpro.com, Sek Youth Department, Cyprus Computer Society, ECDL Cyprus and eSKILLS, Deloitte Ltd, Infocredit Group Ltd, Presse Cafe, EGgroup Services Ltd, Airtrans Group Ltd, Eurosuccess Consulting Ltd, Eurofast Taxand Ltd, BDO Ltd, Horwath Dsp Ltd, Amdocs Development Ltd, Laiki Cyprialife etc.
A list of job vacancies is available to all students and alumni on the student intranet (https://www.studentintranet.unic.ac.cy/) or though the monthly career leaflet.
Assistance in CV Writing and Preparation for Job Interviews
The Careers Office assists students and alumni in writing their CV and guides them for job interviews.
Seminars and Workshops
Students and alumni can benefit from a series of workshops, presentations and seminars organised every semester on topics such as “Note Taking”, “Time Management”, “Professional Appearance”, “Self Confidence”, “CV Writing & Interview Techniques”, “The Importance of Positive Attitude at Work Place”, “Academic Writing & Research”, “Unemployment in Cyprus”, “How to give a Presentation”, “A to Z how to Ensure a Job!”, “Success in Exams”, etc. All workshops, seminars and presentations are offered free of charge and are open to all students and alumni. Speakers in such seminars are outstanding professionals, career experts and in-house professors.
A certificate of attendance is given to all participants.
Annual Careers Exhibition Day
One of the most important events organised every spring by the Careers Center is the Annual Careers Exhibition. The Careers Exhibition is an excellent meeting opportunity for students/alumni and potential employers.
Special focus is also given to securing internships for students. Students are placed to a company for a minimum period of two weeks in order to gain practical insight in a selected field.
The Careers Leaflet comes out once every month. It is a small handout usually 8-10 pages with all the available job vacancies of the month and some useful tips, e.g. (10 Tips for Building a Successful CV, 10 Tips for a Successful Interview and tips for Self-confidence).
Contact the Careers Office
Contact | Melina Andreou
Tel.: 22 842 150/2 | Fax: 22 842 199