Job Search Outside the U.S.

Leveraging Your Network in Another Country

Research job sites that are popular in any country you’re interested in and expand your network with people who work there to learn more about the job search process. The following online resources can help you get started.

Passport Career

New users, go to Passport Career and click “Register,” enter the registration key “ gtown987” (all lowercase), and use your Georgetown email address to create your account.

  • Job openings — To search for jobs by country, click “Jobs/Intern Portal.”
  • Research locations — If you are researching potential locations, click on the “Countries and USA Cities” tab at the top of the page to learn more about visa/work permit regulations, culture and business protocol, top employers to target, and more.
  • Webinars — Participate in a live and interactive training session covering a wide range of topics to help you find a job and leverage your international perspective.

Uniworld Online

Uniworld (available to Georgetown University users only) provides contact information for the headquarters, subsidiaries, and branches of multinational companies in over 200 countries and across 20,000 industries. You may consider a multinational company that has operations in your home country, as many multinational employers prefer that you begin your career in your home country.

Lockin China

For Chinese students looking to secure full-time employment post-graduation in your home country, Georgetown University has joined Global University China Career Union (GUCCU) to help you navigate the job search process. In addition to the jobs and internships posted from thousands of employers in China, this portal offers workshops and articles to help you prepare for your job search. Internships are open to all students at Georgetown.