SQU Career & Training Opportunities Fair 2018 in its 19th addition- organized by Center for Career Guidance(CCG)- aims to provide jobs and training opportunities for SQU students and graduates in order to enhance their abilities , develop their skills, and prepare them for the labor market. The fair is considered to be an excellent opportunity for students who are in the stage of choosing their academic specializations to be exposed to the most demanded ones in the Omani labor market and the career paths associated with them. The fair, also, helps the participating institutions to accelerate their Omanisation plans through direct contact with more than 3000 graduates with variety in educational backgrounds.


Fair Objectives:


  • Strengthen the relationship between the university and different employment sectors to market SQU outcomes.
  • Introduce SQU various academic programs to the participating organizations.
  • Find direct contact between SQU students/graduates and employers from different employment sectors.
  • Provide an opportunity for participating institutions to recognize the academic level, skills, and abilities of SQU students and graduates.
  • Support Omanisation plans and programs in different employment sectors.
  • Help SQU students/graduates to explore and apply for available jobs and training opportunities.
  • Introduce SQU students to various work environments and increase their career awareness.

Services Offered to Students:

 

  1. Individual & group guidance in the following areas:
    • Planning for a successful career.
    • Choosing the academic major.
    • Acquiring & improving skills required in labor market.
    • Searching & applying for jobs.
  2. Checking CVs & employment correspondences.
  3. Guidance session on job interviews.
  4. Providing brochures, booklets, forms, and samples in different areas related to career guidance.


Services Offered to Employers:

  1. Sharing ideas & expertise to raise career awareness for SQU students & graduates, & enhance their employability.
  2. Promoting job vacancies for SQU graduates & students.
  3. Providing graduates data for different job vacancies’ requests.
  4. Offering all logistics facilities to conduct recruitment campaigns in SQU campus.
  5. Introducing available academic programs in SQU.
  6. Inviting to participate in the Annual Career & Training Opportunities Fair.

Services Offered to Alumni:

  1. Providing proper career guidance to enhance graduates’ employability
  2. Offering distinguished services to alumni through Alumni Portal. 
  3. Sending newsletter about SQU events and news.
  4. Affording Mazaya Cards for discount in various shops.
  5. Inviting alumni to attend different events at SQU.
  6. Nominating graduates for vacancies requests by employers.
  7. Issuing training letters for unemployed graduates, to enhance their practical experience.


All these Services are provided by the Following sections:

Career Relations Section 
24145987 / 24145978 / 24145981
career-relation@squ.edu.om

Awareness and Guidance Section
24145982 / 24145992
career-tools@squ.edu.om

Alumni Affairs Section
24145980 / 24145990 
alumni@squ.edu.om