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Career News 1.2 | Global Internships, Talent Escape Room and much more

06 December 2016
Career News

The FEB Careers Company helps you take the next step towards your future. Our career services support you in your transition from education to employment. Check the activities and opportunities we've lined up for you and see what suits your ambitions!


Event, 8 December | Global Research Internship presentation

You are welcome to join an information session about the Global Research Internship Programme (GRIP) on 8 December. GRIP enables you to gain valuable professional experience during one month to six week projects in India, Newcastle UK, Tanzania, Rwanda, Nicaragua over summer recess. During the meeting we will share experiences of students who participated in GRIP 2016 and inform you about the time line and application process.

Who: Bachelor, Master and Pre-Master students
When: Thursday 8 December, 16.30-17.30hrs
Where: Skibril, FEB Plaza
Register: by sending an email to

Chantalle van Zanten did a Global Internship at Tata Medical Centre in Kolkata, India during her MSc studies IB&M:
"The experience taught me to be more assertive. It also improved my English and my quantitative & qualitative research skills. Competences I can definitely use in my future career. Above all it was an unforgettable experience!”

What's in it for you?
By doing a global internship you’ll be ready to compete in today’s hugely competitive global business environment. You’ll get the unique opportunity to:

  • Differentiate yourself and your CV
  • Gain international work experience and build your global network
  • Improve intercultural competencies
  • Improve your research capabilities
  • Enhance your employability skills
  • Travel during the free time.

Check out the projects for 2017!


Event, 20 December | Talent Escape Room 'Unigma'

What is your talent? Challenge yourself on the 20th of December in the UNIGMA at FEB Campus. Open the door to this mystery cube and take on as many challenges as possible within 10 minutes and discover your personal qualities and talent.

This unique experience that unravels your career opportunities is brought to you by ABN AMRO in collaboration with Sherlocked. The UNIGMA will help you discover your personal qualities and talents by engaging in several challenges. After your 10-minute experience each participant will receive a personal scorecard and an email report. It will prepare you for your future in the Economics and Business market and give insights in your possibilities.

Who: all FEB and FRW students
When: Tuesday 20 December, 09.00-17.00 hrs
Where: FEB Plaza, outside main entrance


Master Internship | Last call to enroll!

In 2.1/2.2 (Feb-Jun) MSc's students from BA-O&MC, HRM, Marketing, SCM and TOM can engage in a 15 ECTS Master Internship, gaining work experience and exploring their career interests and skills. Please be aware that December is the last month to enroll and have your internship assignment approved! Visit the Master Internship Course on Student Portal or check more info at


Looking for a different type of internship or in another period of time ?
Subscribe to our Internship Mailinglist and receive weekly updates on the latest positions.
Check out FEB's JobBoard  for all vacancies offered by many different companies.
Check out GoinGlobal for internships all over the world and the Netherlands.


Skills | Boost your consulting skills

In block 2.1 you can enroll for the next edition of the 5 ECTS elective course Business Research & Consulting. This course will make you develop your consulting and teamwork skills and gain company insights. In teams you will get to research a real life managerial issue of an SME and advise the entrepreneurs on how to tackle the problem and develop their business.

Also interested in engaging in BR&C? Check it out at Enrolment deadline 16 January 2017.

Join our weekly workshops
Join our weekly workshops

Workshops November | Develop your skills

Tuesdays and Thursdays between 14.00-16.00 the FEB Careers Company offers FREE Workshops by Career Coach Sujatha de Poel, on presentation skills, application skills, interview practice, teamwork training, leadership skills and much more. Join this month's FREE Career Workshops:

You can find all workshops on Connext under 'Career events/Workshops'.


Semester Calendar

Want to have a quick and practical overview of all the activities you can engage in the next few months? Check out the new Semester Calendar and Career Services overview.


Careers Guide

The new edition of the Careers Guide is available! It contains all the info you need to prepare for your future in Economics & Business. Download the Guide or get your own copy at the Careers Company on the ground floor.

Last modified:17 January 2017 2.57 p.m.

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