Over 400 higher education students joined a training camp in HCMC on Saturday where local and foreign companies offered internship and job opportunities.
By Khanh Van in HCMC
Students search for internship and job information during the training camp - Photo: Khanh Van Over 400 higher education students joined a training camp in HCMC on Saturday where local and foreign companies offered internship and job opportunities.
The Supply Chain Young Talent Training Camp, held by Vietnam Supply Chain, took place at the Continental Hotel in District 1, with information sessions and interviews part of an intensive day.
More than 200 internship and job opportunities were introduced to students, according to the organizer Vietnam Supply Chain - a platform for supply chain professionals in Vietnam to learn, share and network.
IBM, Dutch dairy products manufacturer Friesland Campina, HSBC, Prudential Vietnam Finance Co., Nielsen, Odyssey Resources, MTV Quang Minh, Ignite International Corp., HSBC, Generali Vietnam Life Insurance, Cathay Vietnam Life Insurance, Sapporo, Parkson Vietnam, Denmark’s Sonion Vietnam, Dinh Phong Telecom and others were present.
Participating students came from RMIT University, Polytechnic University HCMC, National University HCMC, University of Economics HCMC, University of Industry, Lotus University and Foreign Trade University.
The training camp was held mainly to find potential talent for the supply chain industry in Vietnam, said Vietnam Supply Chain managing director Quyen Nguyen.
Dang Ngoc Khanh Van, learning and organizational development manager from healthcare goods producer Kimberly-Clark Vietnam, made a presentation on the soft skills a career starter needs.
A supply chain seminar in English was held for students as part of the training camp. Other activities included an exhibition on internship and jobs, a supply chain competition for young talent, and English test: Is your English good enough for the job?