The BedrijvenDagen and Connect!
The Bedrijvendagen - The biggest career event of the Netherlands.
This year the 34th edition of the Bedrijvendagen Twente will take place at the campus of the University of Twente from February 5th – March 29th. The Bedrijvendagen is a giant career event for all students of the UT. It’s an excellent opportunity to orient yourself on the job market, for finding an internship, a master’s assignment, or even your dream job! The Bedrijvendagen offers all kinds of activities to help you find what you’re looking for.
For example, you can visit the Career Fair on Wednesday the 14th of February and Thursday the 15th. Over the course of those two days, over 160 companies will be present. Since no registration is required for the fair, it’s easy for you to drop by and make the first contacts within multiple companies. New this year are company pitches from 12:00-14:00. On each day, meet 20 companies quickly in 5 minutes with an open entry. This is not the only thing you can do at the Career Fair: you can also get your resume, portfolio and LinkedIn profile checked. In addition, there will be a professional photographer present ready to take your perfect LinkedIn profile picture.
Once you‘ve found a company you want to know more about, kick-start your career in the Ambition Weeks (12th – 29th of March). Due to the large variety of activities we’ll have in store for you, you’ll be able to get to know the companies even better. You can participate in training sessions, one-on-one conversations, company lunches, company diners and informal recruiting activities such as ice skating. If you want to participate in the Ambition Weeks you must register before Wednesday February 21st, 23:59.
In the Preparation Weeks (February 19th – March 9th), 10 different workshops are given to develop your skills. Participate in for example the CV workshop, pitch workshop or Entrepreneurship workshop or many more. Register on our website before Friday February 9th, 23:59.
Additionally, you can visit Connect! (6th of March), a day especially for a non-technical and medical student, among which of course Psychology.
Visit the BedrijvenDagen website, for a detailed overview of all companies and activities and the possibility to sign up.