A significant number of organizations look for job applicants with general management skills including global management as the capability to manage global business issues will have increasing importance for employees in Hong Kong and wherever globalization is taking place.
According to Hong Kong government statistics, the number of foreign companies registered in Hong Kong has been on the rise in the last ﬁve years. And an increasing number of organizations have been active in dealing with diversity issues, including cultural ones. At present, over 8,700 overseas and Mainland companies have oﬃces in Hong Kong, of which about half are regional headquarters and oﬃces.
With expanding globalization, even younger employees have to be equipped to deal with colleagues, suppliers and clients from diverse cultural backgrounds. In the market itself, the jobs available to global management graduates include, among others, consultant trainees, managerial trainees and general management trainees.
Senior business practitioners will be invited to share the ins and outs of the global business during classes and seminars. Professional workshops and coaching sessions are also available to propel your career trajectory. A range of career activities and resources will be oﬀered to prepare you for career advancement:
Industry talks by senior business professionals
Individual career coaching sessions
HKU Internal Job Board
HKU Career Fair
You will come up with an ideal career strategy with professional advice from experienced coaches, improve your job hunting skills and professional image to land the job, and get invaluable industry insights from seasoned business professionals.
Hong Kong SAR Government has implemented an immigration policy since 2009 for Non-local graduates, the purpose of which is to encourage non-local graduates to stay and work in Hong Kong.
The IANG Advantages:
Under the IANG, non-local students who satisfy all graduation requirements may apply to stay and work in Hong Kong right after graduation
A stay of up to 12 months in Hong Kong without other conditions of stay (i.e. with or without a job offer upon application)
Extension of stay may be considered along with flexibility on employment
A simplified and streamlined application procedure
For further information, please refer to Hong Kong Immigration Department