At KTU WANTed Career Days 2018 on the 24th of October 2018, LEI representatives’ team presented to visitors the possibilities of career, work, studies, traineeships and practices at the Institute and suggested to students topics for Bachelor and Master final theses.
LEI at the fair received a lot of attention from students from different fields: applied physics, material engineering, applied chemistry, chemistry engineering, renewable energy, thermal engineering, electronics engineering and mathematics. We were delighted to observe students’ desire to continue their studies in the future, to gain experience as early as possible while performing practice, their interest in researcher’s career opportunities.
For 14 years already Kaunas University of Technology organizes the biggest contact fair in the Baltic Countries for students, graduates and business enterprises, the fair this year was visited by more than 9 thousand young people, while 141 enterprises, organizations and representatives of famous international investors were searching for gifted young people. The advertising slogan of the event – Wanted meets Wanted emphasized the fact that this is the place where most wanted employers will meet the most wanted future employees. 3 different event areas were dedicated for the participants. The areas were intended for career, education and inspiration – in the traditional Career area displays of organizations were equipped, in the Innovation alley enterprises presented their products, innovations, whereas in the conference area Wanted talks everyone could listen to inspiring reports. This year an innovation was introduced which helped in devoting more time for communication – an electronic contact exchange system. The participants were able with one card touch to leave their contact data for the interested organization.
LEI has been participating at KTU Career Days since 2006.