November 27th 2019

Huge demand for prospective MCI graduates

Full House for top-class recruiting event - 80 national and international employers on-campus at the Entrepreneurial School®  

80 companies and organizations took the opportunity to showcase themselves to MCI students. Photo: Blickfang
80 companies and organizations took the opportunity to showcase themselves to MCI students. Photo: Blickfang

Yesterday's Recruiting Forum at MCI was an overwhelming success. One thousand students availed of the opportunity to gain insights into the world of work while familiarizing themselves with potential employers and internship providers.

A sensational, eighty, companies and organizations from trade and services, technology and industry, tourism, logistics, nonprofit and much more, as well as a mix of international "big brands" and highly specialized niche players and "hidden champions" took the opportunity to showcase themselves to the MCI students as future employers. The students were able to make valuable contacts and learn about the importance of applications, about the key skills future employees should possess, and about how to get their careers off to the best possible start.

For the exhibiting organizations, the MCI provided a welcome platform on which they could present themselves as attractive employers, while targeting the talent of the future.

Caroline Bachlechner, Chairwoman of the MCI University Student Representation, appreciates the practical orientation of her institution: "The MCI Recruiting Forum gives us students the opportunity to meet potential employers and internship providers. These contacts lay the foundation for our future careers".

On behalf of the companies and organizations, Alexandra Gudra (Porsche Holding) summarizes: "For us as employers, cooperation with universities is essential in order to make contact with talented young people at an early stage and give them the opportunity to get to know our company. I think it's great that MCI, as the Entrepreneurial School®, provides this platform."

Brigitte Huter, head of the MCI Career Center, sums up: "Even and especially in times of social media, the personal interview is a door opener in the application process. I am delighted at the great response from both students and companies alike, and I would like to thank everyone involved for their unwavering commitment."

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