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Transition into professional life

On this page, you will find some events and offers that seek to support you during the transition into professional life.

Temporary Schedule for winter semester 2020

Because of the corona virus, most courses will be conducted online in this winter semester. You will need a PC and headphone. Dates will be announced soon.

  • 19.10.20 (Mo): 17:00 -18:30 pm: Career Talk: Attending companies: WAREMA Renkhoff SE, Procter & Gamble Marktheidenfeld and FIS Informationssysteme und Consulting GmbH (Region Mainfranken - Online)
  • 20.10.20  (Tue): 18:00 -20:00 pm: Application training: How to convince in a job application using a good CV and cover letter (Karrierecoach -Online)
  • 03.11.21 (Tue): 18:00 - 20:00 pm: Application training + CV check (Aktivsenioren - Online)
  • 10.11.20 (Tue): 18:00 -20:00 pm: Preparation for your job interview (Karrierecoach - Online)
  • 11.11.20 (Wed): 18:00 – 20:00 pm: Business Etiquette (Intercultural Success - Online)
  • 17.11.20 (Tue): 18:00 – 20:00 pm: Project management (Karrierecoach - Online)
  • 20.11.20 (Fr): 9:30 – 12:30 pm: Learn and teaching culture in Germany course 1:  How to organize and structure your individual schedule –Schweinfurt (Xchange - at class Schweinfurt)
  • 20.11.20 (Fr): 13:30 – 16:30 pm: Learn and teaching culture in Germany course 2:  How to organize and structure your individual schedule –Schweinfurt (Xchange - at class Schweinfurt)
  • 24.11.20 (Tue): 18:00 -20:00 pm: Online & unsolicited applications (Karrierecoach - Online)
  • 24.11.20 (Di): 9:00 - 17:00 Uhr: Akademika Job fair (Online)
  • 25.11.20 (Mi): 9:00 - 17:00 Uhr: Akademika Job fair (Online)
  • 27.11.20 (Fr): 9:30 – 12:30 pm: Learn and teaching culture in Germany course 1: Reflect yourself, how to learn and prepare for your exams – Schweinfurt (Xchange - at class Schweinfurt)
  • 27.11.20 (Fr): 13:30 – 16:30 pm: Learn and teaching culture in Germany course 2: Reflect yourself, how to learn and prepare for your exams – Schweinfurt (Xchange -at class Schweinfurt)
  • 08.12.20 (Tue): 17:30 pm - 18:30 pm: Local labour market (Region Mainfranken - Online)
  • 18.12.20 (Fr): 9:30 – 12:30 pm: Learn and teaching culture in Germany course 1: How to prepare for your exams & follow up of the previous themes – Schweinfurt (Xchange -at class Schweinfurt)
  • 18.12.20 (Fr): 13:30 – 16:30 pm: Learn and teaching culture in Germany course 2: How to prepare for your exams & follow up of the previous themes – Schweinfurt (Xchange -at class Schweinfurt)
  • 12.01.21 (Tue): 18:00 -20:00 pm: Assessment center training (Karrierecoach - Online)
  • 13.01.21 (Wed): 18:00 - 20:00 pm: Application training + CV check (Aktivsenioren - Online)

Please check the information below and register via the FHWS E-Learning portal.

Excursions to local companies (company visit)

Excursions of FHWS

With small groups, we visit local companies throughout Lower Franconia (Unterfranken). Students will get an insight into the company of a possible future employer. In addition, it is an opportunity to make first contacts and start or broaden your personal network.

Excursions have taken place to

  • ZF Friedrichshafen AG
  • Schaeffler AG
  • BAURCONSULT
  • Knauf Gips KG
  • DATA MODUL Weikersheim GmbH
  • Hi-Lex Europe GmbH
  • SKF GmbH

Planned excursions:

For excursions to companies, please register via FHWS E-Learning.

 

Career Talk 2020

Date: 19.10.20

Time: 17:00 Uhr bis 18:30 Uhr

Registration: Zoom meeting: By clicking on this link you get information about Career Talk

One talk – three companies– plenty career perspectives. Get to know top employers from Mainfranken, inform yourself about your career perspectives and get in touch with the HR managers directly by attending at the Career Talk 2020.

Participating companies:

  • WAREMA Renkhoff SE, european market leader for technical sun protection products from Marktheidenfeld (county Main-Spessart). More information about WAREMA: www.warema.de
  • Procter & Gamble Marktheidenfeld (county Main-Spessart), market leader for electrical tooth brushes. More about Procter & Gamble: pg-marktheidenfeld.de
  • FIS Informationssysteme und Consulting GmbH, SAP specialist from Grafenrheinfeld (county Schweinfurt). More about FIS: https://karriere.fis-gmbh.de/de/

Each semester, students can take part in the job fair Akademika. It is one of the biggest job fairs in Germany where students have the opportunity to establish first contacts with employers from various industries. You might even find an internship or your future employer. Don’t miss it!

The Akademika offers the following services free of charge:

  • Shuttle Bus (without corona)
  • CV-Check
  • Coaching
  • All about
  • Photo shooting
  • Jobwall
  • Matching (companies and students)

Akademika takes place twice a year.

In 2020 Akademika will take place online!

Autumn: Digital Jobfair Akademika

  • Schedule an appointment: From 01.11.20 a company list will be published.

Digital Jobfair Akademika:

Please find information about the jobfair and register yourself by clicking on Digital Jobfair Akademika (The Information will be in German).

During the application trainings, students get to know the features and specifics of German applications. You will learn about the structure of an application and the rules you should observe when writing an application. By observing these application rules, you will boost your chances for a successful application at a German company. We thus highly recommend taking advantage of this offer!

After the application training you also have the opportunity to have your personal application checked.

Please register via FHWS E-Learning.

During the application training, students can get their applications checked.

Even if you wrote your application according to the application rules already, it is worthwhile getting it checked by a third person. We offer this service during the application training!

Please register via FHWS E-Learning.

There is also the event Presenting Local Companies. Various providers, for example the Chamber of Industry and Commerce (IHK), Region Mainfranken or the local employment agency, introduce you the region of Lower Franconia.

This event is a good opportunity to get an overview of possible employers and companies in Lower Franconia.

Please register via FHWS E-Learning.