Student Employment Program


The Career Advancement & Student Training Office (CASTO) at the University of Sharjah provides opportunities to enrolled students to work as part-timers within the campus through the Student Employment Program (SEP); it also builds a workforce that is ready to be called upon to serve the needs of the University community.

Students working part-time serve in a wide variety of positions in the campus. The person answering the phone when you call a campus department is usually a UOS student working part time. Those assisting you in the Admission Department & Registration Department are also students working part-time. The Lab Assistants in dormitories labs, the organizing committees for conferences, workshops and ceremonies, and the individuals calling graduates to update information on the alumni database, all are UOS students who are working part-time. The Sustainability Office hires SEP students to work on different projects and initiatives to enhance sustainability on campus.

Some of the benefits that students gain from part-time job opportunities offered through SEP are:

  • Job opportunities to gain experience and support their resume
  • Financial support
  • Fostering minds who are enthusiastic and ready to assist out when called upon
  • Attaining diverse practical skills including (setting priorities, time management, and work ethics) 

General Overview

Any full time enrolled undergraduate student is eligible to work on a part time basis on campus. Listed are some criteria that the students should possess: 

  • Student’s major
  • Course load
  • GPA
  • Credit hours fulfilled
  • Knowledge and experience
  • Qualifications
  • Personality


  • SEP payment ranges from between AED 20/- to AED 25/- per hour, unless stated otherwise.
  • Working hours per day shall not exceed 8 hours/day.
  • Workdays are from Mondays to Thursdays, unless stated otherwise.
  • Work week shall be 4 days/week only.​

Applying procedures for students and employers

 Please follow the links for more information

For any inquiry, please contact us at:

Tel: +971-6-5053018