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Entrepreneurship and Placement Workshops ("Cantieri di Intraprendenza e Lavoro")

 After graduation, the passage towards the professional world is critical and requires specific tools to be successful.

"Cantieri di Intraprendenza e Lavoro" (entrepreneurship and placement workshops) are a group of services that the University offers to its students and graduates to support them in planning their professional identity and career.

The "Cantieri" are distributed in seven campuses, where the majority of students spend their time. All of them offer a preliminary service of job orientation: students, graduands, graduates and doctoral candidates can visit the "Cantieri" to find out the service or programme best suited to their needs.

Below the 7 Cantieri and 18 Services offered:


Career Counseling and Life Designing

This service helps students with individual or group interviews to build their own professional and post-university project.

Intrapreneurial Self-Capital Training

Programme aimed at graduands and graduates to reinforce individual skills to face professional and personal challenges.

Listening Training and Counseling

Training programme aimed at tutors and researchers working in the Cantieri.



Assessment Centre

Programme aimed at students, graduands, graduates, doctoral candidates and PhDs of the University centred on the knowledge and development of cross-field skills needed by companies and organisations.

Job Orientation Seminars

Periodical events dedicated to students, recent graduates and doctoral candidates offering useful information to improve awareness when entering the workforce.



Active job search workshop

Group workshop providing tools for students, graduates, doctoral candidates and PhDs to produce a more effective job application.

CV check

Personalised editing of application letter and CV. Programme aimed at those who have taken part in the active job search workshop.

Video CV

Specific programme to produce a video CV aimed at those who have taken part in the workshop.



Brains-storming among all participants to explore ideas, opportunities, strategies and resources for an active job search.

Career Day

Yearly event where final year students, graduates and PhDs and work professionals meet. During the event participants have the chance to sit for job interviews with HR managers of private businesses and institutions offering concrete job opportunities.

Career Lab

Programme offering the opportunity to participate in job selection by businesses and professionals using also case studies presented by selection personnel.

Entrepreneurial Gym

Training programme to develop and practise entrepreneurial skills and direct knowledge towards a professional project.

Enterprise Café

Periodical meetings with entrepreneurs, managers, businesses.

Introducing Business

Periodical meetings with businesses interested in presenting their activity and job and traineeship opportunities.


Job in Lab

Six-month long workshops where graduates can challenge the knowledge acquired during their studies and apply it to an innovative project.

Focus on Innovation

Workshops dedicated to the development of employment and business ideas.



Cultivate ideas: from environment to business

Programme dedicated to the design and plan of entrepreneurial activities stemmed from the observation of urban and natural environment.



Job Placement in Prato

Orientation and job placement desk to foster the contact between students and the industry.

last update: 26-Oct-2015
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