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Career News 1.2 | Recruitment, events, workshops and vacancies

21 November 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!


29 November | Info Session Master Internship

On 29 November we organise a Question & Answer session for all students who have registered for a Master Internship (MI). If you are interested in doing a Master Internship, but have not registered yet, you are also more than welcome to join!

The MI team of the Careers Company and some of the Internship Coordinators of the five participating programmes will be there (MSc BA-O&MC, HRM, Marketing, SCM and TOM). You can get answers and advice about finding an internship, your study planning, finances, enrollment and other questions you might have.

Date: 29 November
Time: 10.00-11.00 AM
Location: Careers Company room in the Plaza
Sign up: send an email to

New Master Internship vacancies!

Are you looking for a Master Internship? This week new Master internship vacancies have come in from companies and organisation interested in MSc-BA O&MC, HRM, Marketing, SCM and TOM students. Check it out at FEB's Jobboard.


Vacancy | Current Risk board looking for successors

(for Dutch speaking students)

Would you like to be at the helm of the Financial Study Association of Groningen? Then apply for the Risk Board 2017-2018: chairman, secretary, treasurer, external relations or internal coordinator.

Read more


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.


Event, 23 November | NL4Talents

EP-Nuffic welcomes 500 talented international students on Wednesday 23 November 2016 at the Erasmus University Rotterdam for the 5th edition of nl4talents. The FEB Careers Company will nominate 10 international FEB students to participate in this event about starting up or continuing your career in The Netherlands.

Who: International students
When: Wednesday 23 November
Where: Erasmus University Rotterdam
Application: Apply for nomination now! Email Elise Kamphuis at, deadline 14 November


Event, 6 December | Philips Innovation Award preliminary

Philips is looking for students (and recent graduates) with innovative ideas to enter the Philips Innovation Award competition. Do you want to turn your idea into a successful start-up and have a chance to win €50,000,-? Come to our seminar 6 December 15.00-17.30hrs at the Energy Barn Zernike, to learn more about the PHIA competition and to pitch your idea.

Who: International students
When: Tuesday 6 December, 15:00-17:30hrs
Where: EnergyBarn, Zernike Campus Groningen
Sign up: before 29 November via


Event, 8 December | Global Research Internship presentation

You are welcome to join an information session about the Global Research Internship Programme 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


Event, 12-14 December | Recruitment Days

The Recruitment Days is one of the biggest recruitment events in the Netherlands. Students have the opportunity to meet, match and connect with 40 multinationals, from 12 until 14 December at the MartiniPlaza. You can participate in presentations, cases, dinners and more.

When: Monday 12-Wednesday 14 December
Where: MartiniPlaza Groningen
Sign up: until the 21st of November!

FEB's study associations EBF, Risk, TeMa, Marug and Vesting arrange all kinds of career related events. Check the calendar for the activities that interest you.


Event, 20 December | Talent Escape Room

In collaboration with ABN AMRO and UM Studios you can challenge yourself and get to know your skills in the Talent Escape Room @FEB on 20 December! This special 'Cube' 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. The Talent Cube will help you prepare for your future in the Economics and Business market and give insights in your possibilities.

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


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.


Internships | Master Internship

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. Since 1 October non-EU students are also allowed to engage in a Master Intership. Visit the Master Internship Course on Student Portal or check more info at Please be aware that November is the last month to enroll!

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 & Experience | Business Research & Consulting

In block 1.2, about 40 BSc and MSc students start this 5 ECTS elective course in order to develop their consulting and teamwork skills and gain company insights. In teams they will research ten growth issues of SME's in the region and advise the entrepreneurs on how to expand their businesses.

Also interested in engaging in BR&C? No worries; we facilitate a next edition in block 2.1 and 2.2. Check it out at (next enrollment deadline 16 January 2017.)

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Workshops November | Develop your skills

Are you applying for a job or working on your skills and could you use some extra support?

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:
14/11: How to Write an Awesome CV and Stand Out
22/11: The DNA of Possibilities: Discover Yourself!
24/11: How to Write a Motivation Letter That Rocks
29/11: What You Wish You'd Known Before Your Job Interview  

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

Vacancies | Student Assistantships

Having a job next to your studies helps you expand your experience (plus, it results in more cash flow...). At the Faculty we often have vacancies for some hours per week as a Student Assistant. Check the latest vacancies:

Vacancy Student Support Desk

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