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Check out the list of companies that have hired international students on CPT or OPT from the University of Illinois. This data will show you what companies you can consider for your future career and what majors match well with which companies. This is the quarterly updated data. In addition to the data, the CPT and OPT includes various individual stories of international students who have had different readiness levels and experience.If you prepare yourself for the tough job market with The Career Center and by reading INTLconnect newsletter, you may be the one who will be counted for this data. Check the Undergraduate CPT & OPT data first. The graduate data will be updated soon within this week

Only ONE day is left for the International Career Forum 2015 registration. Please log into I-Link -> click on the blue tab “Jobs” -> click on "International Career Forum 2015"(Job IDs by your major: 123632 for Business, 123633 for Engineering, or 123634 for other majors) by the deadline of Thursday, Oct 8th 11.59pm (CST). We will email you by Oct 12th if you have been selected to attend this event. Check the open positions posted by participating companies here!

Upcoming Events/Workshops

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Tencent is China's largest and most used internet service portal, with 798.2 million active users worldwide. This year Tencent has released many job vacancies located in China, in the fields of engineering, computer science, business and management, art design, and so on. They will launch on-campus information session and interview in October this year. INTLconnect update you the date in near future! So, keep an eye on INTLconnect newsletter! You can also check their job openings on I-Link.  

Saturday, October 17, 9:30 AM- 2:00 PM, DoubleTree by Hilton, Magnificent Mile, 2nd Floor, 300 E. Ohio St., Chicago, IL, 60611

This year the Taiwanese employers are seeking candidates for more than 100 positions in both the Midwest and Taiwan from software development and product design, to chemical engineering or outside sales. The details of each position can be viewed via HiRecruit website (http://hirecruit.nat.gov.tw/GuestIndex.do?lang=eng) and we suggest reserving interviews for positions in advance!

Sunday, October 11,8 PM (CST), 6 PM (PST), 9 PM (EST), Webinar

This webinar will be a great opportunity to learn more about XEBIO CO.,LTD, a Japanese leading sports company. XEBIO will host its Company Recruiting Information Session, in  Webinar style!! The company will speak about today's sports business, the company’s business development, procedures for recruiting international students and much more.Also, Senior company staff members, who graduated from international universities, will also give a speech! Pre-registration is REQUIRED for viewing this Webinar. The registration deadline is Saturday, October 10. If you have any questions, please contact at sakae@lighthouse-gl.com.

Success Story

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Success Story 4_Part II

Hyeji Son_Part II

This is Son Hyeji's success story part II. 


Hyeji Son
Success Story 4_Part I

Hyeji Son_Part I

This is Son Hyeji's success story part I. 


Achira Kulasekara
Success Story 3

Achira Kulasekara 

Achira Kulasekara participated in Spring 2013 ICC program. He came to UIUC in 2010 and graduated in 2014 with a Bachelor degree in...

Yeaji Ham
Success Story 2

Yeaji Ham

Yeaji Ham came to the U.S. when she was in 9th grade and graduated from UIUC in 2007 with a Bachelor’s degree in Accountancy. This Korean alumnae worked at the...