List of placements and subject areas:

Applied Company Research Project

The Applied Company Research Project is currently offered to students on our full time postgraduate programmes. It is offered as an alternative to completing a dissertation and allows students to apply, under competitive conditions, for a real, commercially relevant, University-agreed project for a local organisation.

More information on the Applied Company Research Project

MSc Accounting and Financial Management

MSc Finance and Management

  • A 10-12 week placement
  • Takes place at end of Masters course in the Summer
  • More information about the MSc Finance and Management course

PG Diploma and MA in Human Resource Management

MA Management

MA International Business

 

Applied Environmental Science (undergraduate level)

Applied Environmental Science (undergraduate level)

Environmental Sustainability and Green Technology (postgraduate, Masters level)

Environment and Sustainability (undergraduate level)

Biochemistry

Biology

Biomedical Sciences

Business and Management

Undergraduate

A paid year in industry between year two and year three of your degree which must:

  • Have a duration of at least 30 weeks on a full time basis
  • Be paid at least the National Minimum Wage
  • Be located with an employer (Placement Provider) who complies with all current Health & Safety legislation

More information on Business and Management placements

Postgraduate

The Applied Company Research Project is currently offered to students on our full time postgraduate programmes. It is offered as an alternative to completing a dissertation and allows students to apply, under competitive conditions, for a real, commercially relevant, University-agreed project for a local organisation.

More information on the Applied Company Research Project

Chemistry

Criminology

History

  • A 2 (75 hour) week placement
  • Takes place between January and March in the second year of the undergraduate’s study
  • Can be done as one day per week over 10 weeks, or as a full time 2 weeks over Christmas
  • Students apply between October and November
  • Contact Kathy England about this placement
  • More information about the History course

Human Biology

International Relations and Politics

Medicinal Chemistry

Msc in Scientific Research

  • Usually 9 months placement
  • Takes place between January and September
  • Students apply from October
  • Contact Kathy England about this placement
  • More information about the Msc in Scientific Research course

Neuroscience

Contact Details

For more information on the opportunities available, please contact one of the Business Gateway team: