The University Careers Services offer students and MUT alumni with expert advice, resources and assistance in the formulation and implementation of their career. Whatever you study, our Career Services team offers a comprehensive skill-building programme that can help you develop your skills and put yourself in the best possible position for entering the jobs market. Whatever career you’re interested in, and whichever degree you’re taking, you will be offered expert advice and resources.
Murang’a University of Technology students and graduates represent a large and diverse pool of talented job candidates. The University Career Services also provides opportunities for potential employers to find the best and brightest graduates across all disciplines for their respective organizations.
The career services office endeavours to empower students to make the right career choices. Exposing Students to partners who have an array of organizations both locally and internationally that can enable the students to comprehend the complexities of the job market. Preparing students for productive careers and lives of meaning and purpose during their academic life and post Graduation. Providing advice as well as networking events that expose students to great opportunities that will enable students to chat their career path to become reliable citizens also to facilitating economic growth through employment and entrepreneurship.
To help students align their academic performance with International and National job opportunities and assisting them to embrace Entrepreneurship as an employment option.
JOB SEARCH TRAINING
26TH MARCH 2019: The office organized training for the graduating class. Topics covered included how to write curriculum vitae, how to prepare for an interview and how to search for online jobs among others. The guest was Arg. Ida munano.
BENCHMARKING AT KENYATTA UNIVERSITY
On 11TH June 2019, the office of career services was hosted by Kenyatta University and was taken through a benchmarking. The choice of Kenyatta University was the fact that its office of Career Services has been in operation since 2006.
A VISIT BY TECHNOLOGY PRIMARY SCHOOL
On 7th October 2019, the neighbouring technology Primary school visited the University and was hosted and taken around to familiarize them with a University setting.
VISIT BY KANJIUDUTHI HIGH SCHOOL
On 4th October 2019, Kanjiuduthi High School was hosted by office of career services Murang’a University of Technology for a motivational visit.
YALI INFORMATION SESSION WORKSHOP
On 15th November 2019, the office hosted Yali officers (Young African Leaders Initiative) the East African Chapter. Students were trained and exposed to available opportunities under YALI. The officers exposed students on the existing American programs that are availed to students who have gone through the YALI program successfully.