HOW TO WRITE A CURRICULUM VITAE(CV)

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Curriculum Vitae (C V) is a brief account that has the details of your background in education,qualification and professional skills.This is a document that is provided when applying for a job to company or to organisation,but some people finds it very difficult to to prepare a CV. Worry no more,we are here to assist you to making a good CV. Here are steps that will guide you in making a good CV.

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STEP 1

YOUR PERSONAL DETAILS
Your personal details includes;
. Your Name
. Date Of Birth
. Your Address
. Phone Number
. Your e-mail Address
Make sure that the information you provided in your personal details are correct,your phone number and e-mail address must be current.

STEP 2
EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS
Here you state;
. The university you attended
. Your discipline/Diplomatic skills
. Year you graduated
. Your Grades Points Averages

STEP 3
WORK EXPERIENCE
Here you mention where you have had work experience(if any),state the year and duration of the job.

 

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STEP 4
ABILITIES AND INTERESTS
Make a short note here on your interests/abilities relevant to the job you are applying for,be specific in listing the things you have accomplished at your previous jobs and skills you developed through your experiences.

 

STEP 5
REFERENCES
Make your references from an academic staff e.g professor,lecturer or your project supervisor,also from the employer during your Internship/Industrial Training.Write down their full names,contact address,phone numbers and e-mail address.
Summarize your CV,revise your work,check for grammatical errors and spellings,give a friend to go through your work if there is any amendment before taking it to typist.Don’t forget to use an A4 paper and the normal font size,make the sub-headings bold when typing.

 For an International CV

Your Personal Information Includes;

  • Nationality
  • Marital Status
  • Age
  • Number of children (ages optional)
  • Interests/hobbies
  • All education including high school / secondary school
  • Photos are also recommended (professional passport)

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