Invite-only career fair for top NTU students draws flak

NTU students at the Infocomm Media Development Authority booth during NTUtopia, an invite-only career fair. One undergraduate said organisers had checked resumes and GPAs at the door.
NTU students at the Infocomm Media Development Authority booth during NTUtopia, an invite-only career fair. One undergraduate said organisers had checked resumes and GPAs at the door.PHOTO: IMDA/TWITTER

Undergrads upset as only those with GPA of at least 3.75 or from scholar programmes invited

For graduating students, a university career fair can be a stepping stone to finding the ideal job.

So the idea of an invite-only fair did not sit well with many Nanyang Technological University (NTU) students.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on October 07, 2018, with the headline 'Invite-only career fair for top NTU students draws flak'. Print Edition | Subscribe