Career Events

This page lists both internal CIPE and external events relevant to career and professional development. Please check back often for updates. If you have any questions or need help with your application materials, please contact the Career Services Team. Spots are limited and available on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  • On-Campus Events
  • Off-Campus Events
  • Case Competitions
Navigating your Career Journey Workshop
Ready to explore the paths ahead but not sure where and how to start?

As a career is a journey and not a destination, this session aims to equip you with skills with the ability to develop your own roadmap. This workshop will provide you with an understanding of who you are, the career you are considering, developing a career map for exploration and eventually equipping of relevant skills.

Date: Wednesday 19 February 2020
Time: 18:30 – 21:30
Venue: Classroom 15
Sign up via Symplicity

Reading, Writing and Rooting with AKAR
AKAR is an independent print publication which features everyday stories and histories of Southeast Asia. The team will be coming down to share more about their journey, issues of voice, and representation. Join us for a lunchtime sharing session, please RSVP on Symplicity.

Date: 6 February 2020
Time: 12:00PM-1:30PM
Venue: Saga Rector’s Commons

CIPE Professional Headshots

Are you looking to update your headshots on your LinkedIn profile or resumes in 2020? Sign up now to have your professional headshots be taken by a Yale-NUS Student Photographer on Wednesday, 5 February 2020 from 16:00 to 18:00 at Classroom 16. Students who would like to update their photos taken are encouraged to wear collared shirts.

Date: 5 February 2020
Time: 16:00PM to 18:00PM
Venue: Classroom 16
Sign up via Symplicity

Night at the Museum: Sharings from Internship and Work Experiences
Have you ever wondered what working at a museum looks like? What kind of people do you meet while working at the museum? How are the hours like? Why intern and/or work at a museum? Hear more about your alumni and peers’ experiences at National Gallery Singapore, Peggy Guggenheim Collection, ArtScience Museum and NUS Baba House!

Dinner will be provided, please RSVP on Symplicity.

Date: 4 February 2020
Time: 7:30PM-9:00PM
Venue: Cendana Common Lounge

SingHealth Duke-NUS Global Health Institute Sharing Session
Join representatives from SingHealth Duke-NUS Global Health Institute who will be sharing more on research internship opportunities this summer! Please RSVP on Symplicity and refer to the Symplicity event posting for more information on the possible research projects you can apply for.

Date: 4 February 2020
Time: 12:00PM-1:00PM
Venue: Cendana Private Dining Room

Healthcare Management Associate Program Engagement Session
The Healthcare Management Associate Programme is a 2-year programme aimed at grooming graduates with outstanding leadership qualities for a challenging and fulfilling career in National Healthcare Group (NHG). If you would like to talk to our Management Associates and learn more about NHG and the Singapore Healthcare Sector, now is the opportunity!

Please RSVP on Symplicity.

Date: 29 January 2020
Time: 12:00PM-1:30PM
Venue: Saga Rector’s Commons

How to Ace Any Interview?
What kind of questions might you receive? How should you manage the intense competition? Interviews can be a daunting and nerve-wrecking process but you don’t have to do it alone! If you wish to improve your interview skills and learn tips on how to navigate this challenging process, then this is the workshop for you. This interactive workshop aims to walk you through guidelines for preparation, and give you opportunities to practice ways to respond to common and curveball interview questions.

Please RSVP on Symplicity.

Date: 29 January 2020
Time: 7:00PM-9:00PM
Venue: Classroom 16

Resume & Cover Letter Writing Workshop
How can you craft a resume that stands out? Writing a document that effectively communicates your relevant experiences to date can be challenging, but it is a skill that can be mastered.

Join us for a workshop session conducted by Alan Lim from Indeed, a Global Employment Search Engine Company that handles 5+ billion job search queries every month. Alan is currently taking care of Campus Recruitment for Indeed Singapore and has hired fresh graduates as well as experienced professionals from a diverse background across multiple roles within the tech domain throughout his stint as a recruiter.

Please RSVP on Symplicity.

Date: 22 January 2020
Time: 5:30PM-7:30PM
Venue: Classroom 16

Hustle Weekend – Entrepreneurship Bootcamp 2020
Interested in a side hustle? Want to know if your ideas could be an actual business? Thanks to the generosity of our donor, Hillhouse Capital, CIPE will be holding HUSTLE WEEKEND, our first ever entrepreneurship bootcamp on the 18th and 19th of January 2020. This bootcamp will be hands-on and experiential, led by expert trainers who have worked with multiple startups across industries. You will experience what it is like to be a co-founder, and pick up startup best practices such as user-centric design, lean methodology, validation and value creation. At the end of the bootcamp, you will deliver an abridged investor pitch deck with an accompanying prototype to a panel of external judges.

For more information, please visit the workshop listing on Symplicity.

Rapid Resume Reviews
CIPE Career Services will be in the Elm Dining Hall during lunchtime every Friday to provide feedback on student resumes. Bring a hard copy of your resume to strengthen it before submitting for future applications!

RSVP is not required.

Date: 17, 31 January, 7, 14 & 21 February
Time: 12:00PM-1:00PM
Venue: Elm Dining Hall

Past On-Campus Career Events – 2019/20
Past On-Campus Career Events – 2018/19
Past On-Campus Career Events – 2017/18
Past On-Campus Career Events – 2016/17