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What skills are employers looking for, and how can international students prove they′ve got them?

Employers often refer to the skills gap when talking about hiring new graduates. This is the difference between the skills employers would like their employees to have and what skills employees have. The way to bridge this gap is to understand not only what graduate employers are looking for, but how your current skills match this and how you can increase your experience to meet their expectations.

International student website Study International highlight the top skills employers are looking for in the graduates they employ. Today we’re looking at how international students and graduates can use their international status to showcase these skills and how to gain further experience that will show employers that you mean business!

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By Jen Garmston Published: September 13, 2019

Highest paying jobs in India for 2017

If you’re a returning graduate to India, the Economic Times recently highlighted some of the best-paying jobs in the country. Which of these lucrative career paths could you take?

 

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By David Gee
Published: January 20, 2017

Ford to build new technology centre in India

Ford has a long established relationship with India. However, while sales have not yet met expectations, recent reports have detailed how the manufacturer is redoubling its efforts in the form of a giant new tech centre to be built in Chennai.

The company is investing $195 million in the project and expects to create 3,000 jobs. According to Ford, the new tech centre will “serve as a hub for product development, mobility solutions, and business services for India and the world."

 

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By David Gee
Published: December 14, 2016

Calling all IT graduates: Indian IT companies to increase hiring by 76%

According to a new survey conducted by Experis IT, Indian IT companies are aiming to increase their hiring rates by a whopping 76% over the next few months.

The news follows months of global uncertainty, most notably due to US President-Elect Donald Trump’s infamous campaign to limit outsourcing in the US. Moreover, the industry body Nasscom also forecasted lower growth in single digits.

 

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By David Gee
Published: December 12, 2016

India′s booming cyber-security sector

Ironically, there is a bright side to cyber-crime, and it seems to have come in the form of a burgeoning cyber-security sector.

This spells good news for cyber-security and engineering graduates, as the rising threat of hackers has resulted in a huge demand and sizeable job market.

 

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By David Gee
Published: December 09, 2016

Global corporations′ training programmes pushing women to the top in India

Gender diversity is a global issue. Hence, it is encouraging to see so many companies taking the initiative to diversify their workplaces, highlighted recently in the Economic Times. After all, not only does diversity breed new ideas, perspectives and solutions, but it also makes financial sense for companies to fully utilise the whole workforce.  

 

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By David Gee
Published: November 28, 2016

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