China's college-graduate employment promotion week starts May 9

Students look for job during a spring campus job fair in Xining, capital of northwest China's Qinghai Province, March 24, 2021. [Photo/Xinhua]

China's 2022 college-graduate employment promotion week, set for May 9 to 15, will feature more than 15,000 online and offline recruiting sessions nationwide, the Ministry of Education (MOE) said Thursday.

The recruiting sessions are mostly sponsored by colleges and universities across the country.

Among them, more than 30 online recruiting events organized by the MOE's campus recruitment services will see more than 800,000 jobs on offer.

Over 10 industry-specific recruiting events will also be organized by the MOE in collaboration with associations of various industries.

The number of urban job seekers in 2022 is the highest in years, which includes a record 10.76 million college graduates.