Career Advice

The Alumni Office is there to guide former students of the American University in the Emirates on the next steps of their professional lives. In conjunction with the Alumni Office, the Career Office gives alumni members access to various recruiters and renowned local and international companies waiting to hire fresh graduates. Alumni members can enjoy the benefit of the walk-in service where they can get help with writing their resumés and cover letters, applying to jobs and interview preparations.

Resumés - Construct and present your resumé that highlight your skills and experience to help you stand out among other candidates. As well as one-to-one sessions, resumé writing workshops regularly take place with guest lectures from recruiting companies.

Cover Letter - Learn how to write a compelling cover letter that helps to introduce yourself in the most effective way to impress recruiters. A cover letter is the first impression you give of yourself to your potential future employer.

Job Applications – Apply to the right jobs that fit your experience and can guarantee you an interview. Learn the different stages, from sending a resumé, following up, to what to do before your interview.

Interviews – Master the different elements to interview success and make a lasting impression to the job of your dreams. From body language, answering questions correctly, to asking the right questions to get that important call back.

American University in the Emirates alumni are now working in the most sought after companies in the UAE.

  • American University in the Emirates
  • Emirates
  • du
  • DEWA
  • Dubai Islamic Bank
  • HSBC
  • Dubai Municipality
  • Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation
  • TECOM Group Dubai
  • Dubai Customs
  • Dubai Health Authority
  • Dubai Parks and Resorts
  • Dubai Police General Head Quarter
  • Abu Dhabi Police
  • Emirates Global Aluminium ("EGA")
  • dnata
  • FGB
  • Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank
  • Dubai Municipality
  • Middle East Broadcasting Center
  • National Bank of Abu Dhabi
  • Majid Al Futtaim
  • Namshi.com
  • Emirates Islamic
  • Dubai Media Incorporated