Many courses enable you to do a year's work placement. These provide excellent opportunities to gain high-level experience, to give you an insight into a particular job role and to make useful contacts.

  • Placement Offices. Each faculty has their own placement office that works with employers to source suitable placement opportunities. Find your placement office.
  • Self-employment Placements. If you are interested in a self-employment placement contact the nest team at the Careers and Employability Centre.
  • CV, application and interview advice. Writing your first CV? Struggling with an application? Just want some advice and tips for interviews? You can:
    • Drop In to the Careers and Employability Centre for tips and advice from the experts.
    • Take a look at our online advice
    • Book a careers adviser appointment for advice on your application, or to try a mock interview. Call 023 9284 2684.
  • Events. Many large companies offer placement schemes and attending an event is a good opportunity to talk directly to employers.