CAREER CENTRE AND ALUMNI

The Career Centre and Alumni - "A bridge to success"

The Career Centre at University "Fan S. Noli" was established in November 2012, as an office whose main mission was to help students make their first professional steps.

The Career Centre and Alumni serves as a connecting bridge between students (job seekers) and employees (business, public administration). It aims to encourage students to plan their career through trainings, forums, employment projects, workshops and individual meetings with the students.

The main goal of the Career Centre and Alumni is to support students and to prepare them how to face the labour market.

The Career Centre and Alumni cooperates with the public and private institutions in the District of Korça such as: the Regional Directorate of Education, the Municipality of Korca, Job Office, banks and medical clinics, and other organisations from Albania and abroad.

The Career Centre offers:

  • Advice
  • Orientation
  • Training
  • Support

Services

  • Provides information for scholarships, student’s conferences and trainings
  • Provides to students the possibility to do voluntary work at CCA
  • Organises informative sessions with students
  • Organizes the Career fair
  • Organises lectures for career advising
  • Organises individual meetings with students and advices them on new vacancies.

TRAININGS ACTIVITIES

Training activity conducted in small groups titled “Career Counselling” (CV, Motivation Letter, e-mail, job interview)

Throughout April 2017, the Centre of Career and Alumni conducted in its premises the training activity “Career Counselling”. According to a certain calendar the students, divided in 3 sessions, had the possibility to acquire theoretical and practical knowledge in:

  • Writing a professional CV
  • Expressing the motivation (what is a job requirement, letter of interest)
  • Writing an e-mail
  • How to look for a work and to behave during a job interview

During this month, there were trained some groups of students from different study programs. They were mostly students of the 3year and master students, among which this program is most indispensable.

The first session consisted on theoretical information which should be considered while writing a CV, a motivation or interest letter, addressing in a professional vocabulary in writing an e-mail and also the preparation to cope better in a job interview.

The second session. Under the guidance of the specialist of Career Centre and Alumni, the applicant practically prepared his professional CV and he also wrote a motivation letter under the topic “Volunteer position near to Centre of Career and Almuni”.  

The third session was a concrete stimulation of the supposed job vacancy interview after the applicant has preliminarily prepared a CV or a letter of motivation.  

The training activity expectations were fulfilled because it was practical and it was given a great interest just as it was planned from the beginning.

 


Sector of Studies and Career Development on the occasion of beginning the new academic year, from 26 to 28 October 2016, has developed open lectures to the students of the first years of the University "Fan S. Noli" entitled "General Information for the Students of First Years".

The lecture aim to present the University Regulation, inform students about the examination process, assessment and Bologna System. Also, a general information about the service of Career Centre, orientation about offices in the respective faculties and at the University "Fan S. Noli". At the end of the lecture the students had the opportunity to ask questions on unclear issues.

   
 
 

ACTIVITIES

SUR-PLACE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME PROVIDED BY WUS IS PRESENTED TO “FAN S. NOLI” UNIVERSITY

On April 20, at the premises of the Conference Hall “Teodor Laço” at the Faculty of Education and Philology, representatives of WUS in cooperation with Career Centre and Alumni of “Fan S. Noli” University held a meeting with the 3rd year bachelor and 2nd year Master degree students in order to present the Sur-Place scholarships for Albanian students. The purpose of this meeting was to identify talented people and to provide them with the necessary support to prepare for taking on responsibilities in various fields. According to Eda Terezi, representative of WUS, the scholarship program aim is to provide winner students with the financial support for 6 months at a value of 250 Euro / month. In this framework, in June, it is planned to be organized the first training activity with 30 selected students of Korҫa region.

  


Promotion of University “Fan S. Noli” in the High Secondary Schools of Korca District

From February 27, 2017 to March 10, 2017, the Career Centre and Alumni in University “Fan S. Noli” organized some visits in the High Secondary Schools of Korca District in terms of Career Counseling. It was in the interest of the high schools graduates or student candidates, based on a specified graph which was preliminarily approved by the Education Directorate of Korca District. These visits, with the representatives of the faculties, consist on the promotion of the study programs offered by University “Fan S. Noli” as well as the distribution of the informing leaflets. The Faculties presents the specifies of their study programs and they invite the high schools’ graduates to be part of this university with values and traditions. A great importance was given to the Criteria of Admission in the First Cycle of Studies for the academic year 2017-2018 issued by the University of Korca. It was prepared a leaflet, which presents all the criteria determined by the departments including the average grade of the optional subjects and the average grade of the three years of study divided in percentage. The high school graduates had also an opportunity to ask questions about any uncertainty in this decisive process concerning their future career. 

        


THE ACTIVITY “FOR A SAFER CITY” – In November 15, 2016, THE STUDENTS OF “FAN S. NOLI” UNIVERSITY PARTICIPATED IN THE BOOTCMAP ACTIVITY ORGANIZED FROM UNDP ALBANIA AND BUSINESS INCUBATOR OF KORCA 

In November, 15 2016 the students of “Fan S. Noli” University participated in the Bootcamp activity organized from UNDP Albania and Business Incubator of Korçë titled “FOR A SAFER CITY”. The aim of the activity was training students in identifying a safety challenge they face in their daily life in Korca and resolving this challenge. The most interesting and sustainable idea was financed and it was presented by the students of the English Language Study Program in the Second Year under the topic “THE SOCIETY'S AWARENESS THROUGH THE WALL ART”. It was decided that the Municipality of Korca will give its assistance in evidencing three facades at the intersection of which the problem of the citizens’ safety is very serious. There will be transmitted sensitizing messages to reduce vehicle speed and other risks. 

   

 
 

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT :

Msc. Ersida Çuka
Specialist
Career Centre and Alumni

email: ersidacuka@gmail.com
          qk.uniko@gmail.com
          studentcenter@yahoo.com

 

 

Address: 
University "Fan S. Noli" of Korçë,
Faculty of Economy, 5th Floor
Office nr. 16

 

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Contacts

Rector
Prof. dr.  Ali Jashari

Tel. : +355 822 42230
         +355 822 42580

e-mail:  ajashari@unkorce.edu.al
            alijashari@yahoo.com
            rektorati@yahoo.com

Secretary of Rector
Megi Pashko

Tel. : +355 822 42230
e-mail: megipashko@yahoo.com
        rektorati@yahoo.com

Deputy Rector for curricula and academic management
Prof. as. dr.  Majlinda Bello

Tel. : +355 822 42580
e-mail: mbello@unkorce.edu.al
            rektorati@yahoo.com

Deputy Rector for scientific research and project management
Dr. Erinda Papa

Tel: +355 822 42580
e-mail: erindapapa@yahoo.com

Administrator of University

Msc. Enslemvera Zake (Furxhi)
Tel: +355 822 43609
e-mail: eni_furxhi@yahoo.com

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