Career development

Career Services

Mission

Aims to provide a one-stop solution for our students and graduates to be career-ready. 

Career Development Events
Thought leaders series

Thought leaders series (August)

4 August 2020

Our Third ‘Thought Leader Series: Presenting Yourself Powerfully – Online’ was presented by Tina Altieri, Founder & Principal Managing Partner, Media Australasia Xchange (MAX). A big thank you to Tina who highlighted key issues faced by many in the digital world and provided great tips and strategies for making an impact online. Thanks also to our participants from Singapore and Perth and to our staff at Curtin Singapore for making it all happen.

See you at our next Thought Leader Series.

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Blockchain Conference

Blockchain Conference

Details to be confirmed

Industry Engagement Appreciate Dinner

Industry Engagement Appreciation Dinner

Details to be confirmed

Resources 

How ready are you to kick-start your career? Downloadable content here.

Self-assessment and aptitude tests

  • 16Personalities – Find out more about your personality type, strengths and weaknesses, how you manage your relationships and possible career paths after completing a free personality test. You can read up more about 16 Personalities and the theory behind the tool here. 
  • EmployABILITY student starter kit – The EmployABILITY student starter kit is an online resource featuring a student-focused, personalised employability profile tool and developmental resources. 
  • O*NET Interest Profiler – A self-exploration tool to help you find out what your interests are, how they relate to the world of work and helps you decide what kinds of careers you might want to explore. 
  • Test Partnership – This website provides free psychometric tests such as Numerical Reasoning Tests, Verbal Reasoning Tests, Error Checking Tests, Personality Questionnaires, Situational Judgement Tests, Leadership Tests and Competency Tests. 

Curtin University resources

  • Curtin Challenge – Explore online modules about career development, leadership skills and global experiences. 
  • Curtin UniHub– Access Curtin University’s plethora of resources. 

Industry and labour market information

Job-search support

  • GradSingapore– A website that provides useful and practical career advice for the Fresh Graduates. Read up on GradSingapore’s ranking of the top graduate employers across all sectors. 
  • LinkedIn for Students – LinkedIn resources and step by step guides to let students know the benefits of a LinkedIn profile and presence, and to help them get started. Introduces guides to cover topics ranging from building profiles, finding jobs or internships, building a professional brand, networking with professionals, and researching or prepping for interviews. 
  • Jobscan – Find out how much your resume meets the job description through this website. Simply copy and paste your resume and the job description. 

International students 

Information on work passes and permits, visit the Ministry of Manpower website. 

Contact details

For enquiries, email careers@curtin.edu.sg or drop by Student Central to speak with our staff.