NTUtopia Career Fair was held, but only limited to top-performing students
... and NTU "regrets"...
NTU invited about 3,600 students to their career fair held last month.
Then, some students broke the story early this month, that the event had exclusively targeted those from scholar programmes or with a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 3.75 out of 5. (The Straits Times)
Yes, I agree that all employers are looking for graduates with good academic results.
Although academic results are reliable filters when employers consider hiring fresh graduates, how does it sound if there is no chance to just join the career fair for those students without excellent grades.
On Oct 8, NTU said, "We regret that students in the graduating class were selectively invited to NTUtopia...".
And it promised that the invitation for the next NTU Career Fair would be sent to all the students.
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