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Career Interactive in the Press

Our latest news and media releases.


Oct 2016
Phoenix TV Reported on Our 18th International Student Career Fair
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On 19th October, 2016, Phoenix TV attended the 18th International Student Career Fair in London. You can watch the report on us at the second half of the news here

Oct 2016
China Daily Published an Article about CIUK Autumn International Student Career Fair
Chinadaily report

China Daily attended our 18th International Student Career Fair in London on 19th October 2016. Read more

Mar 2016
CIUK hosts Minister Counsellor of the Economic and Commercial Office of the Chinese Embassy in the UK, Mr. Jin Xu at the 2016 London Spring Career Fai­r
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CIUK was honoured to welcome Minister Jin Xu from the Chinese Embassy i London at our 2016 London Spring Career Fair. The Minister remarked about the importance of building UK and China relations through education and the employment of Chinese students in UK firms, as well as speaking to all of the employers in attendance at the fair

Mar 2016
The UK Chinese Times published an article about our Career Fair in London
uk chinese times

UK Chinese attended our 17th International Student Career Fair in London on the 2nd of March 2016. Read More

Mar 2016
Xinhua News Agency published an article about our Career Fair in London
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Xinhua News Agency attended our 17th International Student Career Fair in London on the 2nd of March 2016. Read More 

Mar 2016
Propeller TV broadcasted a segment from our Career Fair in London.
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Propeller TV were present at our Career Fair in London on the 2nd of March and you can watch the video here

Dec 2015
CIUK attends PwC Immigration Meetings
pwc london office

In 2015, CIUK was proud to be invited by PwC to its regular Immigration meetings which bring together FTSE 100 Companies, University Representatives, Home Office Staff and important figures in the increasingly important immigration debates in the UK. Allowing CIUK to represent international students at the highest levels of business and government.

Nov 2015
CIUK submits evidence to the Migration Advisory Committee
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In 2015 CIUK attended a meeting hosted by PwC and attended by the head of MAC, Sir David Metcalfe which outlined proposals by the Conservative government to actively “reduce net migration into the UK”


CIUK submitted evidence twice in 2015 to MAC, clearly stating the damaging effect that adjustments to the Tier 2 requirements for international students could have on their future prospects of finding work in the UK and whether future potential students may be dissuaded from studying in the UK.

Jul 2015
CIUK attended a trade and commerce event at the House of Commons
UK Parliament

Career Interactive met The Latvian-British Chamber of Commerce and Mr Mark Prisk, Member of the UK Parliament and former Minister of State for Business and Enterprise at a Business Seminar held at the House of Commons, The Parliament of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. 


CIUK was invited to meet with the LCCB and Mr. Mark Prisk to talk about ways to encourage the advertisement of Latvian businesses and encouraging international students to engage with Latvian business and visit Latvia.

May 2016
CIUK International Students Fairs attended endorsed by the Mayor of Birmingham
Birmingham Mayor

In 2014 and 2015, CIUK held 3 international student fairs in Birmingham which, each attended by a different Mayor, who met with employers, spoke to students and impressed upon the audience how important international students are to Birmingham and the UK economy as a whole.


“International students are an integral part of Birmingham’s cosmopolitan culture and contribute more than £14bn a year to the UK’s economy as well as creating thousands of job opportunities.”


– Councillor M. Leddy, Lord Mayor of Birmingham and Chancellor of Birmingham City University

Mar 2015
Mayor of Manchester attends and endorses CIUK’s International Student Fairs in Manchester
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Multiple Manchester Mayors have endorsed CIUK’s fairs. Reflecting how important international students are to Manchester’s economy. Manchester University has the second largest number of international students behind UCL, and the fees they pay are larger than the revenue of Manchester United and Manchester City combined.


We welcome all the international students and those companies who can provide work opportunities for them to Manchester. We must recognise the importance of international students because they are the backbone of our economy.”


– Councillor N. Hassan, Lord Mayor of Manchester

Feb 2015
Career Interactive met the Latvian-British Chamber of Commerce
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Career Interactive met with Marcis Liors Skadmanis, the Director General of the Latvian British Chamber of Commerce in Great Britain.

Mar 2014
Brazilian embassy

A representative from the Brazillian embassy, Dr. Juliana Bertazzo attended CIUK’s International Student Fair in London in the Spring of 2014. She stressed the importance for international co-operation in education, research and work in a speech to attendees,


I am very glad to be part of this unique fair because it has provided a great platform for international students in the UK to speak to those companies who need global talents.”


– Dr. J. Bertazzo, Higher Education Policy Adviser at Brazilian Embassy