Career Guidance and Alumni Office / King Abdullah II Fund for Development
About CGO/KAFD office
Career Guidance and Alumni Office / King Abdullah II Fund for Development was established at JUST in 2003. The aim of the office is to provide the students with professional advice and technical consultation in communication skills and job search. The project is meant to enhance chances of the university graduates to get jobs and link the student community with private sector establishments and civil society institutions, at the national, regional and international levels.
The mechanism of work is based on providing a database concerning the market needs of human resources and matching students training on communication skills with the actual needs of the market, as a fundamental requirement to synchronize the output of the educational system with the needs of the labor market. The office also work to enhance professional ethics and values, help students obtain permanent jobs after graduation, or part-time jobs during university study and link the university student community with the activities of the private sector and the civil society.
It steers students towards developing their academic achievement approaches into new horizons where they embrace critical thinking, creativity and innovation.