Opportunities for Translators and Interpreters
Upon completion of the programmes, Graduate translators and interpreters may work with international organizations, aid agencies, the East African community, African Union as staff translators and interpreters, community and court interpreters or work as freelance translators and interpreters to deliver inclusive and quality translation or conference interpretation; or, infuse their work in training of translators and interpreters at universities and schools of translation and interpretation.
Further the University of Nairobi has an office of career services.
OFFICE OF CAREER SERVICES
The University of Nairobi is committed to producing holistic graduates who are prepared for the job market and entrepreneurial activities. It’s estimated that of all the graduates who graduate from the Universities, less than 10 per cent are absorbed in the job market. It’s against this background that the Ministry of Education through the State Department of Post Training and Skills Development launched the Office of Career Services (OCS) in 2019 to take care of students skills development, job placement, linking students with industry, academic advisory services, career testing and assessment, career fairs, venture capital fairs, counseling services, graduate tracking services, high school recruitments, students exchange, apprenticeship services, alumni networking, mentorship services, internship and improving the students life in campus among other services. The goal is to increase graduates absorption in the market from the current less than 10 per cent to over 50 per cent and creating over 1000 start ups in the next five years (2018-2023) by developing the “Future Ready Graduates”
For more Information Visit:http://careerservices.uonbi.ac.ke/