We encourage all our students to participate in career-relevant work experience to enhance subject understanding, develop skills and improve their career prospects.
We can help you identify and meet your placement needs so both you, as an employer, and recruited student(s) benefit from the experience.
12 month Industrial placement - a paid, full-time year in industry (minimum 10 months) as an accredited part of a four year degree.
Summer Internship - a paid, full-time placement during the summer break.
Work based project (or live brief) - an assignment whereby the student produces a project/solution of benefit to a collaborating industrial partner.
Volunteering - voluntary un-paid student activity for a not-for-profit organisation, providing a career relevant experience.
Work experience - an unpaid, short-term arrangement with clear learning outcome.
The Placement Team @ The Workplace will provide advice, guidance and support at all stages of the placement process. You will be assigned a dedicated placement officer who will:
Please contact a member of the placement team (based with The Workplace) and they will help you guide through the process. It's simple, straight-forward and cost effective. Just a few things to remember for a 12 month industrial placement:
Placement Team @ The Workplace, Ambika Paul Building (MD Building), University of Wolverhampton, City Campus Wulfruna, Wolverhampton, WV1 1LY
Tel: 01902 323 400 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org