Both DKU ECE and Duke ECE actively cooperate to offer career development opportunities for our students. Our job search program is comprehensive and aggressive. We provide a broad spectrum of resources to ensure that our students are highly competitive in the job market.
The DKU ECE program provides an extensive range of on-campus resources to prepare students for successful career development. Throughout the academic year at DKU, students have the opportunity to engage in technical talks, field trips, alumni sharing sessions, resume polish, internal referral, etc. These comprehensive offerings not only foster networking within the industry but also offer valuable insights into the professional landscape, empowering students to proactively build connections and gain a deeper understanding of their chosen field. With these resources, DKU ECE sets the foundation for students to excel in their future employment endeavors.
The comprehensive career coaching services are offered to support students in their professional development. These dedicated resources include personalized guidance on career planning, internship search preparation, interview coaching, and networking skills. The faculty mentors and program coordinator work closely with students to help them identify their strengths, align their career goals, and provide valuable insights into industry trends. With these valuable resources, DKU ECE ensures that its graduate students are well-equipped to navigate their career paths and make informed decisions to achieve their professional aspirations.
Both DKU and Duke Career Offices offer one-on-one sessions by appointment, either in person or via online communication channels such as Zoom or Handshake.
A series of employment-focused workshops will be provided to enhance students’ career readiness. These workshops cover a wide range of topics, including career planning, job search, resume building, professional communication, and email writing, etc. Through these workshops, students gain valuable insights and practical skills that prepare them for successful employment in the fields of electrical and computer engineering.
Duke Library plays a crucial role in students’ academic journeys by providing access to a vast array of resources, including books, journals, and digital materials. It diligently acquires, organizes, preserves, and delivers valuable information resources while assisting users in maximizing their effective utilization. Additionally, it encourages lifelong learning and critical-thinking-skills development, empowering students to excel in their academic pursuits and career development.
As a collaborative partner integral to every facet of the University’s academic mission, the DKU Library serves as an interactive and innovative hub for teaching and learning. It curates high-quality collections, delivers user-centric services, and organizes diverse programs, all designed to bolster students’ academic pursuits and research endeavors. When studying at Duke Kunshan, students will also retain full access to the Duke Library.
Here students can find all the ways to keep in touch with the coaching team and resources designed and curated just for students, including 8 steps for search success, job search tools, career events, and customized blog posts.
By configuring notifications in Microsoft Teams, students can stay up-to-date on career-related information. Students can also customize Teams notifications or email notifications and use Teams to chat with career instructors.
Students can discover career events, internship/job opportunities, and book coaching appointments here.
The DKU ECE program offers a robust Career Connections platform to facilitate students’ professional development. This comprehensive resource includes employer networking events, internship opportunities, alumni sharing, technical projects, and job search support. Career Connections at DKU equips students with the skills, connections, and resources needed to thrive in the ever-evolving fields of electrical and computer engineering, positioning them for successful careers in their chosen industries.
Students at Duke Kunshan University have the unique opportunity to join a dual alumni community, comprising both Duke Kunshan University and Duke University. Upon enrollment, students gain access to these extensive networks, providing them with a global community of alumni from two prestigious institutions. This interconnected alumni network offers a wealth of professional connections, mentorship opportunities, and resources, enriching students’ academic and career journeys by fostering a broader sense of community and support.
The career events at DKU ECE program provide valuable networking and professional development opportunities for students.