Tilburg University Career Week
Career orientation takes center stage during Career Week - a week that offers a packed program of workshops, lectures, networking opportunities and information sessions.
The many activities during Career Week are organized by the Economic Business weeks (EBT), the Legal Business Days (JBT), the Social Sciences Career Event (SCT), the TSHD Career Days, and by Tilburg University's IQONIC, Student Career Services, and Alumni Relations.
Impression Career Week April 17 - 21, 2023
Hundreds of students participated in Career Week 2023. They took the opportunity to get to know the job market, meet potential employers, discover different types of jobs, start building a network, be inspired by alumni experiences, and get valuable tips on how to upgrade their resume. Missed it? Make sure you attend next year!
Why participate in Career Week?
Khai Yuen TanBusiness Law Master’s student
“Career Week has given me a better picture of the type of work that my program gives me access to and what will and won’t suit me.”
Nicole GaninCognitive Science and Artificial Intelligence Bachelor’s student
"Don’t think: “That is still a long way off”, just go there. If you already have some idea about your future career, but also if you have no idea whatsoever."
Learn more about the job market:
Manon ZijlmansRegional Account Manager OOH at Mars
“Contact with our company can offer students an opening for an internship or entry-level position. Since Mars strongly encourages employees to continue to develop, we almost always have vacancies.”
Read how, according to Manon, you can get the most out of Career Week
Tess HoitinkTalent Lead at recruitment company Hays
“See those interviews with businesses as building up your network. Make a start now, even if graduation is still some way off.”