Global Career Placement Services

Through our close relationship with our industry & university partners, we are able to brief graduating students and provide them with information on what to expect in their future career life. 

Interested employers are encouraged to register with us for posting of internship, as well as full-time and part-time vacancies in our website, and join us for upcoming career events. 

For more information, kindly contact:

Jessica Shalini A/P A.Rajandram
Executive – Student & Alumni Centre
Tel : +603 5565 0457
Emailjessica.r@kdu.edu.my

Sarah Yung Kah Yan
Counsellor – Student & Alumni Centre
Tel : +603 7953 6648
Emailky.yung@kdu.edu.my

GCPS Email: gcps@kdu.edu.my
Internship is an important part of an academic curriculum in higher education institutions and usually is the requirement to graduate. Our main objective is to connect students and alumni to internships/job placements in their relevant industries. This hub will further drive the concept of ‘From Education to Employment’.

Through the Global Career Placement Services, students and alumni will be able to find information on:
  •  Internship Placements
  • Job Placements

The Global Career Placement Services also offers: 
  • Career counselling and advice
  • Job-matching services
  • Internship Briefing
  • Career Enhancement Series/Workshops (CV/Resume Writing, Attending Interviews, Personal Grooming etc.)
  • Updated vacancies on GCPS Portal at http://gcps.kdu.edu.my/
Student Internship Process
 
Register Internship with Relevant School (Student)

Attend Internship Briefing & Career Enhancement Series (Student)

Prepare & Submit Resume (Student)

Search & Apply for Internship (Student)

Submit Internship Agreement Form (Student): Download

Get approval by School Internship Coordinator (Student)

Begin Internship (Student)

Submit Student Internship Feedback Form Upon Completion:
https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/studentinternshipfeedbackform

Employer to Submit Internship Evaluation Form (Employer)


 



Career Enhancement Series
 
KDU’s University Placement serves as a hassle-free one stop centre for university transfers. Students will be briefed on and guided through the procedures on what to expect, so they can be fully prepared for their trip.

Our Roles:
  • Counsel students who would like to transfer universities in the UK, USA, Australia, New Zealand, Malaysia and Canada
  • Brief students on the various options available and application procedures
  • Advise students on visa requirements
  • Arrange for interview sessions for students with representatives from universities / embassies
  • Pre-departure arrangement for students – which includes flight arrangement, confirmation of enrolment by university, accommodation application and pre-departure briefing
  • Arrival services arrangement for students
  • Medical services arrangement -  includes medical check-up for visa application and travel insurance
 
Placement Process and Procedures (Student)
 
Identify university & country of interest with the support of GCPS

Request from GCPS for Application Form relevant to university selected

Check on Application requirements:
  • Qualifications, subject & grade requirements
  • Facilities & Location
  • English language requirements (i.e. TOEFL, IELTS)
  • Availability of bursaries/funds in the programmes of choice

Submit relevant documents to GCPS
  • Application form
  • Admissions forms
  • Recommendation letter
  • School records/academic transcriptsEssay/statement of purpose

Institution Response
  • Unconditional offer letter (For full offer – must accept or decline before deadline)
  • Conditional Letter of Offer (Conditions must be met before the deadline/ accepting offer)Rejection Letter (Application is unsuccessful, consult GCPS counsellor for next step)

Offer Acceptance
  • Fill in relevant Acceptance documents
  • Acceptance via GCPS (Deadline applies)
  • Payment of tuition & other relevant fees indicated in the offer letter via KDU
  • Booking of Hall of Residence/on-campus accommodation

Visa application by GCPS representative

Pre-Arrival/Arrival Services by GCPS representative; accommodation application, flight booking and airport reception