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Lay the right foundations for your future

careers4Career development in the 21st century is defined as the process of managing life, learning and work over the whole lifespan. Because the labour market is constantly changing, students need to learn how to choose, develop and manage their career.

The Career and Employment Centre at Bahrain Polytechnic is a unit that helps students make career and learning choices and helps them gain the knowledge, skills, attitudes and behaviours to effectively manage their career. As a Bahrain Polytechnic student you can use the Career and Employment Centre for making decisions, for planning, for support and for information at any time during your studies.

CEC Unit Roles and Responsibilities

Career and Employment Centre Roles and Responsibilities:

  1. Providing careers advice and information services to meet the needs of the Polytechnic community
  2. Preparing students for workplace learning and decision making
  3. Providing access to labour market information
  4. Assessing the need for, and responding to, graduate development programs
  5. Providing group workshops and individual career counselling sessions for students and alumni
  6. Helping students and alumni with finding, using and evaluating information for their career planning
  7. Providing students with academic advice in consultation with Faculty Academic advisors
  8. Helping students and alumni in their search for work opportunities and training prospects (summer, Part-time, permanent employment post graduation)
  9. Providing training for students and alumni in how to write CVs and application letters and how to succeed in interviews
  10. Organizing events to promote career development awareness as well as sharing opportunities with students
  11. Providing equitable access to career development resources and relevant tools and systems
  12. Exploring and implementing innovations and technological advances that increase information access to career relevant online data
  13. Evaluating the services to students and faculties, to continuously improve services

Ways we can help you

  • A drop-in service for quick questions about course and career choices.
  • 1 hour career counselling appointments.
  • Occupational and labour market information.
  • Visits to your class.


  • Career groups
  • Self-help services and computer-aided guidance
  • Workshops and training sessions
  • Preparation for co-operative education and work-integrated learning
  • DSC_0337 - CopyGuest speakers from industry and government
  • Summer and part-time vacancies
  • Scholarship information
  • Employment information
  • Graduate information
  • CV writing
  • Job search coaching
  • Job application support
  • Career events
  • On-campus recruiting

Useful Links and Resources

Useful Links

Links: Self Assessment

Links: Occupational Information

Links: Middle East Recruitment Companies

Links: Labour Market in Bahrain

Contact Details

Nahed Al Rayash, Career Advisor

tel  17897043

Abdulridha Dismal, Career Advisor

tel  178970325

Yusra AlHussaini, Career Advisor

tel  17897324

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