Placement year opportunities

You can choose to add a year’s work placement making your Master’s a two year course. it's a great way to put your learning into practice and gain valuable real-world experience to boost your career.

There are some important bits for you to note:

  • placements are not guaranteed – you will need to work hard and apply before the deadline to secure your placement. We have an Employability team who will support you in finding a placement, from CV and cover letter writing to where to look for a placement and interview tips.
  • placements will commence in June or July so you will need to secure something before April of your first year.
  • international students requiring a Tier 4 visa but apply for the two-year version of the course with a placement at application stage. It is not possible to switch course as soon as you start on a one-year course.

You can add a year’s placement on to the following courses (September starts only):

Please read our FAQ's document on placements and if you have any additional questions please get in touch.

Success stories:

Hear from our students who have successful secured a placement:

  • Monique Woods - MBA student secured a placement at Mondottica
  • Akshansh Bhatnagar - MSc Branding and Advertising student secured a place at Adidas India
  • Tran Anh Khoa - MSc Management and Global Supply Chain Management student secured a placement at BSH Hausgeräte GmbH
Abel MBA student
Group shot of students on project