The International Careers Festival is a networking and meeting opportunity between brilliant young minds, institutions, companies, NGOs, and international organizations, whose 11th edition will take place on March 7-10, 2020 within the beautiful framework of the city of Rome.
The Festival is composed of four main projects from which participants can choose the one most suited to their academic background, professional aspirations or general interest. The four projects are:
ROME MODEL UNITED NATIONS - Diplomatic simulation of the United Nations. Recommended for students of (or those interested in) international relations, diplomacy, political science, law;
ROME BUSINESS GAME - Simulation of business realities involving case study competitions. Recommended for students of (those interested in) economics, business, management, marketing, computer science;
ROME PRESS GAME - Journalism and media (web, tv, radio) simulation. Recommended for students of (or those interested in) communication, media, translation and interpretation, literature, philosophy;
INTERNATIONAL CAREERS COURSE - A guidance course filled with practical workshops for a successful international career. Recommended for students from any faculty/academic background.
Application and Deadlines
The following deadlines and requirements apply for all four projects of the Festival, that is, the RomeMUN, Rome Business Game, Rome Press Game, and the International Careers Course.
Deadline for scholarship applications: December 13, 2019
First deadline for applications and admission tests: December 20, 2019
The application procedures are completely automatic and are as follows:
ONLINE APPLICATION (submitted here) -> ENGLISH TEST (if necessary) -> REGISTRATION OR SCHOLARSHIP
Students enrolled in the following programs can apply as participants for the International Careers Festival:
High school students in their last two years;
I or II Level Master’s students ;
Students who have graduated (no more than a year after receiving their diploma);
A B1 level of English (in accordance with the European standard) is required in order to participate in the Festival. As you complete your application form, you will be asked to upload a certificate or to take an online English test provided by WEP (World Education Program).
For the 2020 edition of the International Careers Festival, Giovani nel Mondo will have 250 scholarships available which will cover partially, or in full, the conference and accommodation fees (the accommodation will be chosen by the Association). The scholarships, for which all those interested must apply before the 13th of December 2019, will be awarded after an analysis and selection by the Research Committee of the Giovani nel Mondo Association.