The IMC Career Center: welcome to your future
Our students receive an education with a strong practical focus. What’s more, we also guide them through the next steps – on the way to finding an internship place, a job, or becoming a freelancer or entrepreneur.
The IMC Krems Career Centre builds links between companies and our students. We also see ourselves as a hub for the development of ideas and business models – to help start-ups get off the ground or introduce innovative approaches into existing companies.
How the IMC Krems Career Center supports students
- Help and advice before, during and after compulsory internships
- Comprehensive careers advice and support with all aspects of applying for jobs
- Connecting with potential employers: the IMC Job Portal and Career Links recruitment fairThe Founders Lab: advice on starting up a new business and student start-up programme The IMC Co-Working Space on Landstrasse in the centre of Krems
Internship support for business students
All our degree programmes have one thing in common: they are designed with the requirements of industry in mind and have a strong practical focus. This means that you’ll gain your first work experience while still at university – during your compulsory internship.
When you’re looking for an internship place, we’ll be on hand to offer you advice and support. We’ll give you feedback on your written applications as well as interview tips. Our experts maintain contact with numerous companies in Austria and abroad that offer internship places. This is something that students find extremely beneficial as it makes finding a placement much easier.
We’ll also be there for you during and after your internship and always look forward to receiving the final internship reports from our students, who complete a diverse range of placements.
Internship support for students on our natural science degree programmes
You’ll gain workplace and advanced laboratory experience during the compulsory internship. And you can count on comprehensive support from us before, during and after your internship – from finding a placement to writing the application and sorting out a visa.
We offer you one-to-one coaching comprising analysis of your strengths and weaknesses to help you find an internship at an international company which is the perfect fit.
When looking for a placement, you’ll benefit from the department’s excellent network of contacts in research and industry. A few examples of popular internship providers: the Max Planck Institute in Munich, the University of Sydney and the Garvan Institute in Australia, and Boehringer Ingelheim in Austria.
Is this where I want to be? Is this the industry for me? How long do I want to stay in that position?
A lot of students take advantage of our advice service to help them identify priority areas and plan their educations and careers in more detail. We are a team of experts who can provide you with valuable support by asking relevant questions, opening doors and putting you in contact with the right people. Our aim is to help you find out what your next step should be.
Applications advice including CV check
Not sure if your CV will make the right impression? Let us take a look. It’s often the small details that matter. We know what companies and HR managers are looking for. Benefit from our experience and get a head start when applying for jobs.
We also offer interview technique coaching and can advise on the best companies for you to apply to. Let us help you identify the organisations that are the best fit for your education and skills profile.
Information on labour law and on working in Austria and abroad
Our advisers can assist with very specific queries to do with areas such as labour law, insurance and visas. We’re here to help!
The IMC Job Portal
Connecting companies with our students and alumni
We have long-standing relationships with a large number of companies in Austria and abroad. Students and alumni of IMC Krems are in high demand in the job market. Sometimes we’re able to put our students and graduates in direct contact with potential employers. Alternatively they find each other via the IMC Job Portal.
There’s also lots of useful content on our new Job Portal, including advice on internships and job applications, details of our upcoming careers events and information on our alumni services.
Over 50 top companies at IMC Campus Krems
The university's annual Career Links recruitment fair takes place during Business Week and is held on campus. It’s a great opportunity for companies to position themselves as an attractive employer. It also provides a valuable service for our students – whether they are in their final year or on the lookout for interesting internship options.
From local hidden champions to global players – we bring some of Austria’s top companies to Krems. The range of exhibitors reflects the university’s focus areas: business, digitalisation and technology, the health sector and life sciences.