Forum EPFL Alumni mentoring program master

 

This page is dedicated to the Forum EPFL Alumni Mentoring Program for EPFL Master students (March to December) and for their potential mentors.
Another page is dedicated to mentoring program for EPFL young talents
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EPFL Alumni and Forum EPFL are partnering to propose a mentoring program dedicated to EPFL Masters students registered to the Forum EPFL. The event takes place every year in October.
The mentoring program offers a unique opportunity for future graduates to benefit from the support of an experienced EPFL alumnus(a) and maximize their chances of success when starting their career.

The program starts in March and ends in December, a few months after the EPFL Forum taking place at the SwissTech Convention Center.

Agenda 2022

  • 24/02 – Opening of registration for alumni
  • 01/03 – Information session for students (17:00-18:00)
  • 01/03 – Opening of registration for students
  • 08/03 – End of registration for students and alumni
  • 04/04 – Match confirmation and mentor-mentee introduction by email
  • 13/04 – Kick-off meeting and networking cocktail (~18:30-21:00)
  • 18/05 – Online Learn & Network event (~18:00-20:00)
  • 14/11 – Feedback questionnaire
  • 07/12 – Closing ceremony (~18:30-20:30)

You can find here the slides presented during the March 1st, 2022 information session.

EPFL MASTER STUDENTS

You are an EPFL master student interested in benefiting from the mentoring program.
This mentoring program is open to all master students matriculated at EPFL.

EPFL alumni (i.e. mentors) can help you to:
– choose a career path (industry, business, job) or/and an education (PhD, MBA..);
– conduct an effective job hunting (market, application, interview…);
– develop your network, move abroad, found a start-up…

To benefit from this pro bono program, please fill in the registration form below and provide as much relevant information as possible to help us understand who you are, what you are interested in order to find the best matching.
The mentoring relationship may be done in French or English and remotely if you/your mentor are/is abroad.
We may not be able to satisfy all demands, depending on quality of applications and mentors availability/expertise.

IMPORTANT: This program requires a minimum commitment of approximately 1 to 2 hours per month from April to December. We thank you in advance for registering only if you are willing to invest this amount of time. For more occasional questions that do not require in-depth and long-term support, please sign up for our classic mentoring program instead.

We look forward to having you join this unique program and benefit from the immense value of the EPFL Alumni community that you will soon be part of.

Registration are now closed for the 2022 edition.

EPFL ALUMNI AND ALUMNAE

You are an EPFL alumni or alumna interested in mentoring EPFL Master students.
This mentoring program is open to all alumni with more than 3 years’ professional experience.

We are looking for a large number of EPFL alumni with various education, profiles and career paths, who are ready to pass on their experience and help a future graduate to:
– choose a career path (industry, business, job) or/and an education (PhD, MBA..);
– conduct an effective job hunting (market, application, interview…);
– develop his/her network, move abroad, found a start-up…
Your advice should have a lot of impact at this stage of their life!

The mentoring relationship may be done in French or English and remotely if you/your mentee are/is abroad.
We will do our best to find a student (i.e. mentee) that matches your expertise and requirements, depending on offer and demand.

We look forward to having you join this unique program. Thank you very much for volunteering!

Registration are now closed for the 2022 edition.

Contact:
career.alumni@epfl.ch
+41 (0)21 693 96 76