Career Days - Università Aperta

Università Aperta is the event that every year helps students and recent graduates of the University of Padua to enter the job market.
During the event candidates can meet company representatives, submit their CVs (it is advisable to bring several updated copies), gather information on internship opportunities and learn about professional offers, required profiles and career dynamics. The last editions were attended by around 3,000 students and over 100 companies. 
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Career Days

  Università Aperta PhD - 8th edition - Thursday, March 21st, 2024

Università Aperta PhD - VIII edizione - Giovedì 21 marzo 2024

The sectoral career day Università Aperta PhD is the event dedicated to PhD students of the University of Padua for a day of meeting with companies interested in getting to know young male and female researchers in order to facilitate their job placement in professional projects related to innovation and development (R&D sector)

The career day is held Online on Thursday, March 21st, 2024, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Candidates and companies can register from the platform www.universitaperta-unipd.it

Since this is a career day aimed at a high-education target audience, the Career Service is responsible for scheduling interviews with companies in the form of speed interviews. The interview schedule is announced a few days before the event. To attend the event, it is mandatory to register and upload your CV in pdf format. In order to attend the interviews, it is mandatory to apply to at least one company, within the reserved area, choosing a time slot from those available.

Registration for candidates opens on March 04 and closes on March 13rd, 2024.

For more information (candidates): placement@unipd.it
For more information (companies): aziende.careerservice@unipd.it

Career day Warm up - March 08, 2024
To better prepare for the Open University PhD career day, Friday, March 8th, 2024 from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. on Zoom, there is a meeting titled "Job Dating: resume in hand and a few minutes to convince the interviewer you are the right person!

To register : https://unipd.zoom.us/meeting/register/warmupPhD

  Business Game for Data Scientist – 11 April 2024

Business game based on the ability to analyse and create a forecasting model on the basis of a real data set, followed by individual interviews with participating companies.

The competition, is individual and will be open to all university students and graduates able to work as data scientists. Each candidate must provide the hardware (computer, tablet, etc.) and software he or she considers necessary to carry out the analyses. During the competition one may use any programming language or software considered appropriate and suitable. The responsibility for the ownership rights and licences required to use any software lies with the individual participant.

For the first three winners of the business game, who took part in the interviews with the companies, there will be prizes in Amazon vouchers of the following amounts: voucher worth 400 € for the first classified, voucher worth 300 € for the second and voucher worth 200 € for the third classified.

Programme of the day

9 a.m. - 1 p.m.: Business game Game in-person at the Department of Statistical Sciences (Via Cesare Battisti, 241 Padua - Aula SC40 and Aula Studio
Candidates' ability to predict patterns is based on an external database and is therefore an objective (and quantitative) assessment: scoring and ranking of candidates are determined based on these results.

2.30 p.m. - 6 p.m.: Online interviews on Zoom platform
Business game participants take online interviews with participating companies.

To participate, it is necessary to register on www.universitaperta-unipd.it, attaching a pdf CV and compulsorily booking interviews with at least 3 companies in order to have a chance of winning prizes.

Registration for candidates will be open from 22 March to 5 April 2024.
All CVs will be made available to companies.

To better prepare for the Business Game, the online Job Dating preparation meeting on Zoom will be held on Wednesday, March 27, 2024, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.: resume in hand and just a few minutes to convince the interviewer that you are the right person
For information: placement@unipd.it
Registration

  Università Aperta - XIX edition - 23 May 2024 - 10-17

The Università Aperta career day is an opportunity to meet companies that the University of Padua offers for free to all its students and graduates: a meeting for an open dialogue between the university world and the professional world.

The University of Padua opens its doors to companies and organisations in order to facilitate direct contact with new talents and to enhance the potential born and growing in the academic environment.

The next edition of Università Aperta will be held on Thursday 23 May 2024 in the Padiglione 11 of the Fiera di Padova (entrance from via Goldoni 8, gate C - Padova)

The access to the event is open and free of charge. Online registration on the event website   www.universitaperta-unipd.it is optional and not binding.

Career day Warm up – 15 May 2024 – from 10.00 to 11.00

To best prepare for the career day, on 15 May 2024, from 10.00 to 11.00, Career Service organizes a preparation online meeting: Job Dating: get your best CV and convince the interviewer that you are the right one in just a few minutes! Registration is compulsory at the following link.

The Warm Up will be held in Italian. English speakers can attend the Warm Up in a separate room within the same Zoom meeting link.

Per info: placement@unipd.it

Workshop – 20, 21, 22 May 2024

In the previous days, preceding the career day there will be three days of business presentation workshops of some of the participating companies. Each workshop lasts 45 minutes and takes place online on Zoom. To attend the workshops please register at the following link: www.unipd.it/workshop-ua.

  Università Aperta Agripolis - VIII edition - 10 October 2024

On 10 October 2024, the usual meeting between local companies and students and graduates of the School of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine of the University of Padua will take place.

The event will be hosted at the University of Padua's Agripolis Campus in Legnaro, Padua.

The initiative represents an important opportunity for companies to meet with young people from study courses in the agricultural and food sectors to get to know their companies and their training and professional needs, also through internships and apprenticeships that facilitate their job placement.

Candidates and companies can register from www.universitaperta-unipd.it

Career day Warm up
To best prepare for the career day, in the days leading up to the event Career Service organizes a preparation online meeting Job Dating: get your best CV and convince the interviewer that you are the right one in just a few minutes!
Per info: placement@unipd.it

Workshops - October 2024
In the days leading up to the career day there will be four days of workshops presenting some of the participating companies.
Each workshop lasts 45 minutes and will take place on Zoom Meetings.

  Università Aperta IES - XIV edition - 7 November 2024

On 7 November 2024 Career Service organizes Università Aperta IES, a career day dedicated to students and graduates of the Schools of Engineering, Economics and Sciences of the University of Padova.

The event will be hosted within the Fiera di Padova.

Interviews with companies take place in the form of one-to-one speed interviews with free access. Each candidate can go independently to the stands of the companies of interest to leave his CV and have a brief interview with the company representatives present.

The initiative represents an important opportunity for companies to meet young students and recent graduates from the engineering, economic and scientific fields, and for candidates an exclusive opportunity to have a look to the world of work according to their training and professional needs, facilitating job placement through internships or apprenticeships.

Workshops - November 2024
In the days leading up to the career day there will be some days of workshops presenting some of the participating companies.
Each workshop lasts 45 minutes and will take place on Zoom Meetings.

Past events

  Università aperta Agripolis - VII edition - 12 October 2023

On Thursday 12 October 2023 the University of Padua hosts the career day dedicated to local companies and students and graduates of the School of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine. The event will be hosted from 10:00 to 16:00 at the Agripolis Campus of the University of Padua in Legnaro (Padua).

The initiative represents an important opportunity for companies to meet with young people from the agricultural and food courses of study in order to introduce them to their business reality and their training and professional needs and to facilitate job placement.

The event is free and open access, interviews with attending companies will be prioritised scheduled before the event. It will still be possible to come to the event on the same day and meet the companies, waiting for free time slots other than those already scheduled.

Candidates can register at the following link www.universitaperta-unipd.it

Each candidate can choose from the available time slots for each company of their interest by registering on the dedicated website by 11 October 2023.

Career day Warm up
In order to prepare in the best possible way for the career day Università Aperta Agripolis, on Thursday 5 October 2023 from 10:00 until 11:00 a webinar will be held on Zoom entitled "Job Dating: resume in hand and just a few minutes to convince your interlocutor that you are the right one!"

The Warm up is held in Italian. English speakers can attend the Warm Up in a separate room within the Zoom meeting itself.
Please, click here to register for the Warm up.
For further information: placement@unipd.it

Online Workshops
On Tuesday 10 October 2023 some of the participating companies will present their business during 45-minute workshops online on Zoom.

Registrations at the following link: www.unipd.it/workshop-agripolis

  Università aperta IES - XIII edition - 9 November 2023

On Thursday 9 November 2023, there will be a University Career Day dedicated to companies wishing to get in touch with students and graduates from the Engineering, Economics and Science courses. The event will be in person and will be hosted in Pavilion 15 of the Padua Exhibition Centre. 

The interviews with companies will take place in the form of one-to-one speed interviews with free access. Each candidate will be able to choose to present themselves autonomously at the stands of the companies of interest to leave their CV and have a brief interview with the company representatives. Online registration is optional and not binding: no interviews will be scheduled before the event. Please remember to bring your CV with you.

We particularly advise those who are unable to attend the event on the scheduled day to send their interest to companies through the dedicated website: https://www.universitaperta-unipd.it/eventi/universita-aperta-ies

The initiative represents an important opportunity for companies to meet with young students and recent graduates in the Engineering, Economic and Scientific areas in order to introduce them to their business reality; for candidates it is an exclusive opportunity to propose to the employment world according to their educational and professional needs, facilitating placement also through internships and apprenticeships.

Presentation workshops
On days 6, 7 and 8 November 2023 some of the participating companies will present their business in online workshops on Zoom. Attendance is open to everyone, upon registration. The link to the Zoom meeting will be sent to participants in the confirmation email after registration. To register for the workshops: https://www.unipd.it/workshop-ies

Career Service

via Martiri della Libertà, 2
35137 Padova
tel. 049.8273075
placement@unipd.it

Public opening hours:
Mon-Fri 10.00 - 14.00, Tuesdays and Thursdays also 15.00 - 17.00

Phone calls taken as follows:
Mon-Fri 10.00-13.00, Tuesdays and Thursdays also 15.00-16.30

The counter to the public receives only by appointment