Career opportunities


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Uni-emploi (UNIGE) and the Service d'orientation et carrières (UNIL) provide you with information about career opportunities, tips for preparing your application and internship offers.

You also have the opportunity to benefit from a free personal interview to ask questions or optimize your application file.

For UNIGE students
Career center


Job opportunities

This blend of disciplines offers a solid formation combining fundamental science with applied skills such as: oral and written communication, critical mind, analytical and summarizing skills, conducting research work, learning and transmission of knowledge, autonomy and exercise of judgment.

This wide range of competences, together with expertise acquired during the studies, prepare the students to professional functions in varied sectors. Opportunities include for example:

  • Swiss and foreign offices of applied geology
  • Environmental expertise
  • Oil and gas exploration
  • Mining industry
  • Technical industry
  • Cantonal / federal Swiss administrations
  • Swiss and foreign academic careers
  • Varied NGO
  • ...


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