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Career day

Main aim: To inform engineering, environment and social science students about the best and most powerful companies in the field, bring them together for potential places of internship or job offers.

«Career Day 2024» gathers more than 2,400 students and 119 companies

119 Latvian and international companies from various industries made contacts with students, young professionals, schoolchildren and other interested parties interested in internships or jobs at Riga Technical University's (RTU) «Career Day 2024», the largest professional development event in Latvia. Companies in the field of information technology and computer programming were most widely looking for new colleagues at the event.

In the event also participated companies dealing with retail, manufacturing, construction, banking and financial management, as well as representing the aviation and passenger transportation, chemical, and energy-related industries. For the first time, companies from the healthcare industry and shipping participated in the «Career Day».

At the same time company representatives discussed job and career growth opportunities on the «Friends stage». Various activities and workshops prepared by companies took place in the «Opportunity space». Visitors also had the chance to take part in a face-to-face interview on «MatchWork» - a digital platform developed by the social enterprise "All Opportunities" that ensures a faster and more efficient connection between employers and candidates.

«Career Day» was held on March 8 at the International Exhibition Center in Ķīpsala. Students of all Latvian higher education institutions, pupils and anyone interested were welcommed to attend the event to meet company representatives and establish valuable contacts for career development. Have a look of the «Career Day 2024» in the photo gallery and video.

The event is organised by RTU «Career center». The event was supported by: Maxima Latvija, Tet, Latvijas Mobilais Telefons, Magebit, Liepājas speciālās ekonomiskās zonas pārvalde, Caverion Latvija.

Informative supporters: cv.lv, prakse.lv, Nodarbinātības valsts aģentūra, cvmarket.lv

You can follow the information of «RTU Career Day» on «RTU Career Day 2024» event on FacebookInstagram and TikTok.

In case of various questions or uncertainties, both companies and attendees of the event are invited to contact the RTU Career Centre by writing  or by phone +371 67089025.