The FEU Career and Placement Office (CAPO) is an academic services unit committed in supporting students holistically from their freshmen year up to graduation in preparation for both internship and employment. It provides avenues that will help students become efficient and FEU-ture ready individuals in terms of work preparedness, immersion and exposure through the various career development and mentoring programs. Moreover, CAPO maximizes its quality network and strong linkages with Industry Partners in improving curriculum and developing programs beneficial for students’ career. By working closely with students and academic institutes we not only build strategic partnership with different industries and networks but also empower students to take ownership of their career decision that leads to meaningful professional endeavors.
CAPO provides a holistic developmental career programs for FEU students through STEP and STEEP.
The Support and Training Employment Program (STEP) covers a wide array of avenues designed to help our students prepare for the world of work. It gives them firsthand knowledge and experience sourced from company and field experts through career talks seminars and workshops. Moreover, career mentorship is also provided to ensure that students are supported as they navigate their chosen careers while still in the university. This program is committed to ensuring that our students receive adequate training and support from the university which extends their learning beyond the four corners of the classroom.
The Student Employment Engagement Program (STEEP) allows our students to experience a meaningful immersion in their chosen line of career/work. Various engagement includes internships, company tours, and participation in company activities with our industry partners. This program ensures that all engagements of our students are maximized to achieve their optimum professional growth.
In lieu of the current COVID 19 pandemic, the Career and Placement Office (CAPO) migrated all of its activities online in order to continuously provide trainings and knowledge-equipping programs beneficial to our students’ internship and career development needs.
As adapting to the virtual world takes place, CAPO maintains the quality of every activity to ensure a long-lasting impact while staying committed to its vision of holistic development.
In pursuit of our students’ holistic career development, CAPO works closely with other offices:
FEU-INDUSTRY PARTNER RELATIONS
Banquet is an annual appreciation for industry partners spearheaded by the Placement and Industry Office to recognize partnership and provide avenue for an academe-industry exchange
INDEX (Industry Experts Forum) is a Focused Group Discussion (FGD) among industry partners and FEU spearheaded by the AAO which serves as an avenue for dialogue to improve curriculum and determine current trends in the workplace.
The CAPO Continuing Program refers to a holdover seminars and workshops to provide continuous support that will further equip the FEU graduates additional skills that will help them find employment. These are accounting for non-accountants, improving communication skills, developing presentation/pitching skills, entrepreneurship 101 (how to start a company), etc.
The Career and Placement Office provides graduating students an additional channel to find career opportunities thru job postings done variedly thru the managed social media sites such as LinkedIn, Facebook, and on FEU Website. This may also be posted thru the University Job Board both in FEU Manila and Makati campuses.