Working abroad

Information on the advantages and practicalities of working abroad.

A lady holding the world in her hand A career in engineering can open up many opportunities, including working in another country and gaining new experiences. Here we take a look at the things you should consider when thinking about taking on a new role abroad.

Advantages of working abroad

Working in another country is an ideal way to improve existing skills or learn new ones, making you more attractive to employers as well as being a beneficial addition to your CV.

Dealing with cultural differences

Experiencing cultural and social differences can be challenging but rewarding.

Preparing to working abroad

If you have decided to work abroad, there are some important practicalities to think of and preparations to make.

International qualifications

As an engineer who chooses to work abroad, it’s important to find out which qualifications are recognised internationally.