Competition for graduate jobs is fierce so the more you can make your CV stand out the better.

A sandwich placement is incredibly beneficial to your career and we are one of a few universities in the UK to offer work placements at both undergraduate and postgraduate level.

Here are just some of the benefits you can expect from a successful placement:

  • enhance the skills that employers are looking for
  • earn a salary
  • gain a professional qualification in your field
  • demonstrate that you are ready for the world of work
  • test out your career options. Is the job what you expected?
  • possibly secure a job with your placement company.

There's lots you can do right now to make your CV shine when the time comes; for example you could pursue some volunteering opportunities, become a course rep or a student ambassador.

These pages give you more information on how to secure the best placement for you.

Ready to look for a placement? Contact our dedicated placement team.


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