20th National Career Exhibition 2018
FIND THE RIGHT TALENT FOR THE RIGHT ROLE
The National Career Exhibition is seen as an integral part of the UAE government’s initiatives to successfully integrate national manpower into the country’s workforce. By bringing together leading public and private establishments in the country at a single place, the exhibition provides thousands of job and training opportunities for Emirati youth.
The show also enjoys active patronage of His Highness Dr Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qassimi, Member of the UAE Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah. Besides, it has the support of the Sharjah Chamber of Commerce & Industry and Emirates Institute for Banking & Financial Studies.
Leading organisations from both the public and private sectors have been enthusiastic in offering their support to the show. The UAE Armed Forces, Sharjah Islamic Bank are some of the institutions that have continuously associated with the National Career Show.
The National Career Exhibition is one of the highly regarded career events in the UAE that offers the best training and employment opportunities for national graduates in the country.
With 19 successful editions to its credit, the Exhibition provides you direct access to students, graduates, trainees and jobseekers from the finest of universities, vocational training institutes and professional colleges. This will be a great opportunity for you to tap into the best possible national talent pool at a single place.
WHY IS IT UNIQUE
The significance of the Exhibition can be gauged from the fact that it enjoys the support, guidance and patronage of His Highness Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qassimi, Member of the UAE Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah.
The show also counts on the backing of the Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Emirates Institute for the Banking & Financial Studies and Human Resources Development Committee in the Banking Sector.
The primary aim of the show is to promote and enhance the integration of national manpower into the country’s workforce, and in the process help assist the government in its bid to increase the number of its citizens employed in the private sector tenfold by 2021.
Every year and every edition is unique for the National Career Exhibition. Be it new government regulations or the rising or fast-changing requirements from the job market, the fair helps national graduates cope with both the challenges and opportunities that are part and parcel of a growing economy.
With mega events like the World Expo 2020 generating tens of thousands of jobs, Emirati youth are increasingly looking for right organizations and opportunities that will help them better utilize their skills and expertise.
The UAE’s growing emergence in industries like aerospace, nuclear & renewable energy, and space is also generating enough buzz within the youth and increasing relevance of the National Career Exhibition.
| Government push to train and qualify Emirati youth for job opportunities
| Plan to increase number of nationals working in the private sector by tenfold by 2021
| Various incentives, measures and policies to encourage private companies to employ Emiratis
| Growing commitment among organisations towards Emirati talent
| About 20,000 Emiratis enter the job market every year, according to ENDP data
WHY YOU SHOULD PARTICIPATE
| Perfect platform to evaluate/enhance Emiratisation level
| Assured visitor turnout from universities, colleges and other institutions
| Opportunity to recruit/shortlist/sift through potential candidates
| Gain access to a large number of candidates at a single place
| Chance to interact directly with national jobseekers
| Official endorsements that boost quality & quantity of visitors
| Increase brand awareness & network with other organisations,recruiters & professionals
Given the official endorsements and its massive popularity, the National Career Exhibition regularly attracts new participants, thus adding to the show’s novelty and the number of jobs and training opportunities it offers to national job aspirants.
For the previous edition, new participants included ,Department of e-Government – Sharjah, Ministry of Health Sharjah Book Authority and Al Naboodah group among others.
Wednesday 7 Feb. 2018 - 10:00am to 8pm
Thursday 8 Feb. 2018 - 10:00am to 2pm
(Exclusive for LADIES only)
2pm to 8pm (All UAE Nationals)
Friday 9 Feb. 2018 - 4pm to 8 pm
|Opportunity to choose the right talent from thousands of jobseekers|
| Interact face-to face with jobseekers and clear their queries
|A strong and cost effective platform to reach out to prospective employees|
| Official endorsement that boosts reliability &
popularity of the platform
| Improve Emiratisation levels as well as
showcase your achievements in this regard
| Enhance your brand value by showcasing
strengths & uniqueness of your establishment
|Opportunity for private sector to attract more Emirati employees|
WHO CAN EXHIBIT
| Government departments
| Financial institutions (Banks, Money Exchanges,
Insurance firms, Consultants etc)
|Public & private companies|
| Recruitment & Emiratisation consultancies
WHO YOU WILL MEET
| Fresh graduates & under graduates
|Employed Emaraties who are looking for
|Government departments & Emiratisation
* The 2017 exhibitor list will be updated soon.
EXHIBITION IS OPEN TO UAE NATIONALS ONLY
All visitors will be required to show one of the following forms of official identification to access the show:
No infants, children or teenagers under the age of 18 will be permitted entry to the exhibition
If you have any questions regarding the above, please do not hesitate to contact the team on
The 19th National Career Exhibition held at Expo Centre Sharjah from February 15 to 17, 2017, showcased thousands of training and career opportunities in the country’s flourishing banking and financial sector, government sector, other public & private sector firms, the UAE Armed Forces and free zones. It hosted more than 85 exhibitors and attracted 13,896 visitors during its three-day run.