“Jacobs University’s internationality is what makes it so attractive to us. Its graduates come from all over the world. As a globally active company, this is extremely important to us,” said Dr. Georg Oenbrink from Evonik Industries AG. The specialty chemicals corporation headquartered in Essen, Germany is one of the growing number of companies that use the annual on Campus Career Fair presenting themselves to potential employees.
Worldwide enterprises exhibit on the campus of Jacobs University along with regional companies and freshly founded start-ups: The annual Jacobs Career Fair is facilitating contacts between students of Jacobs University and potential employers from the widest range of areas.
The list of exhibitors includes large international companies such as Microsoft, Tesla, AB InBev, KPMG, Barry Callebaut, and Roche, as well as regional firms, like the dairy enterprise DMK Group, and leading names in research such as the Alfred-Wegener-Institut, Marum, and Fraunhofer Mevis.
The Career Fair has grown into a popular networking platform for exhibitors, students, and numerous alumni. Companies are invited to give presentations and meet young talents for general information or application interviews.