Telfer Mentorship Programs
International Career Mentorship Program
The International Career Mentorship Program connects international students with industry leaders. Professionals guide students as they develop a career portfolio, learn about the Canadian employment landscape and establish links to the community.
613-562-5800 x 7232
Executive Mentorship Program
This program connects senior students with mentoring opportunities from industry executives, by establishing a relationship between a student and a professional that provides informal guidance, networking opportunities, and ideas-sharing. This is a way for a student to learn on a one-on-one basis from a professional. For the mentor, this is a wonderful opportunity to meet students interested in their field of work, have great conversation and also learn about the exciting new things happening at Telfer.
Capital Markets Mentorship Program
The Telfer Capital Markets Mentorship Program (CMMP) is a three-year development program that provides high‑performing finance students with an exceptional learning experience to launch a career in the field of finance. These students will undertake weekly case-based extracurricular workshops facilitated by financial services professionals. Topics covered in the workshops include venture capital, equity financing, and mergers and acquisitions, among others.
613-562-5800 x 4663
The Peer Mentoring Program helps newly admitted students to make the jump from high school or college to university. The Program is designed to help in this transition and provide new first year students with someone to interact with, learn from, and seek guidance, to adjust to university life. The Mentors are senior student who have not only “been there” and “learned the ropes,” but have also excelled academically and outside of the classroom. The overall goal is to maximize the new students’ university experience.
613-562-5800 x 4661
Entrepreneurship Mentorship Program
The Telfer Entrepreneurship Mentorship program provides University of Ottawa student and alumni entrepreneurs with business advice, linkages into the community and general mentorship to aid in the successful launch and growth of new ventures.
It’s a quick access to start-up and business related feedback and advice from the business and entrepreneurial community. The program includes:
- access to a community of seasoned business experts and entrepreneurs;
- regularly scheduled, facilitated mentor meetings with a pool of mentors and other student entrepreneurs; and,
- as-needed email and phone access to key entrepreneurs and experts.
613-562-5800 x 4725