João stayed in the capital, Bratislava for 6 months. He then left when his time was up and moved straight to Barcelona to start another international traineeship. We shot a video that you can see below to find out what he thought of Bratislava. There is also the written interview below that João kindly wrote for us.
Aston University in Birmingham is a valued partner of Placement Slovakia and therefore we did not hesitate to accept the invitation to participate in their International Placement Event, which took place on the 15th of November in the Aston University Student Union Hall.
Whilst many traineeships are situated in the country's capital, some trainees go also to the smaller cities and towns that Slovakia has to offer, spreading right across the country. Vinay decided to undertake his traineeship for a company in Nitra, the fifth largest city in Slovakia located at the foot of the quaint Zobor Mountain. Here is Vinay's experience working as a Tool Designer over a 5 month period:
As we had a chance to host several trainees from various Portuguese Universities, and we loved to have them in Slovakia, we gladly decided to accept an invitation to participate at the International Job Fair in Porto and talk to interested candidates in person.
From studying in Milan to working in Bratislava, Tahmina Mumtaz Memon who is originally from Pakistan is now ready to move on after 6 months of a worthwhile traineeship in Slovakia. We caught up with her at the Placement Slovakia head office to film a video interview which you can see below. We wanted to find out a little more about the work life and the social life she encountered here in Bratislava.