About Us

The Midlands International Group consists of careers representatives from  15 university Careers Services across the midlands working to support international students.

We work together to provide the best advice, events and resources possible to help you as an international student. Don’t hesitate to get in contact if you have any specific questions we can help with.


What are the top three recommended activities, outside of study, for newly arrived international students to engage in?

Arriving in a new country can be daunting, with the challenge of settling into a new culture, developing new study skills and approaches, as well as finding new activities and challenges to keep you happy and make you feel you belong.  Across the Midlands International Group, we asked for the top responses to what the best …

The experts’ advice – home to get a job in your home country

Members of the Midlands International Group were asked what was the best advice they would give to international students looking for a job in their home country. These are their responses: My advice would be research recruitment agencies and university alumni associations in your home country before you leave, make contact with them and stay …

March 2018 Webinar Series for International Students

The Midlands International Group have arranged a number of events in previous years for international students in the region. Details of these events, plus recordings and access to resources, can be found below:

  1. Launching your International Career: Decide, Plan, Compete!
  2. Post-Study Working Visas
  3. Working as an Entrepreneur in the UK – Tier 1
  4. Launching your Global Finance Career in China
  5. Preparing to Work in your Home Country…Looking for Work in China
  6. International Students: get the edge in your graduate job market back home – and across the globe
  7. Preparing to work in your Home Country…Advice for global job hunting
  8. Global CVs and Personal Branding
  9. Working in the UK after Graduation – Tips for Tier 2 Success

For details of the presentation content or further information about the webinars that took place, please contact midlandsinternationalgroup@gmail.com