Skills for success
With your future career in mind, we have introduced a new careers program to our University of Sydney Preparation programs.
The CareerAhead service is designed to give you a head start in today’s competitive graduate employment market by helping you become a confident, highly skilled and extremely employable graduate.
How CareerAhead works:
Before you arrive
You will receive helpful information and advice from our admissions team about CareerAhead and what it can do for you.
When you arrive
You will get a full overview of the CareerAhead program and complete an online skills assessment in your own language. You will then receive a full report that highlights your existing skills and specific areas you need to focus on developing.
You will participate in a wide range of activities and projects that are designed to develop a whole range of employability skills.
CareerAhead will help you:
- Identify your natural strengths and the skills you need to improve
- Get a better understanding of the employment market in your home country, as well as in Australia
- Write an impressive CV and a personal statement
Boost your confidence by practising interview skills
- Make the right choices for your
At The University of Sydney
Even when you progress on to your degree at The University of Sydney, your career support continues. This comprises completing a range of assignments from your personal development plan that will help you develop the skills you need to work in your chosen career when you graduate. Assignments include activities such as volunteer work and taking the leadership role in sports teams and societies.