Why work, study or live abroad?
Working, studying or living abroad allows you to experience a different culture, make new friends, develop your language skills and grow in self-confidence. Not only will you enhance your employability and gain a new academic perspective, you will establish international contacts and give yourself an edge over other candidates in the highly-competitive graduate jobs market.
- Aspire International information on Careers and Study in European Countries
- Embassy Worldwide
- Escape Artist has various articles on working abroad
- Expat Network for overseas vacancies
- Foreign and Commonwealth Office for travel advice by country
- Go Abroad comprehensive source for overseas internships, international volunteer positions, teaching and jobs abroad.
- iHipo offers Young Professionals and Students hundreds of international job and internship offers from prestigious employers.
- Prospects International Graduate Jobs opportunities with employers in many job sectors. Plus how to write a good CV and covering letter; example CV for many countries; tips on how to improve interview skills.
- UK Trade & Investment is the government organisation dedicated to helping businesses export and grow overseas. The site includes some useful country profiles.
- United Nations vacancy pages
- Working abroad: what countries offer the best job prospects for graduates? Guardian Article
- World Newspapers