Internships and work experience


#internselfie2015...take a 'selfie' & win!

4 chances to win up to £50 in shopping vouchers! Find out more


Internship success stories...

Read case studies of some of our students. Read now


See where an internship will take you...

Whatever your career aim, we'll help you find the right opportunity. Find out more.


What our students say

"I felt gaining the confidence to organise such a large project and then travel independently out to the country was an achievement in itself." More student testimonials

Previous bursary winner

What our students say

"My internship will set me apart when applying for work or graduate positions as I have gained hands-on practical experience." More student testimonials

Previous bursary winner
We made it happen: bursary winners' video

Watch previous winners

Some of our bursary winners talk about their plans. Watch the video.

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Get internships

Make the most of our range of internship schemes, opportunities and support.

Read our guide

Want to make sure you've got it covered? From deciding what to do to making your first approach to a company - it's all in our work experience guide.

View our guide to Careers Connect (PDF - 678KB)

Find a mentor

A mentor can provide you with valuable support towards your chosen career.

Our mentoring programmes

Apply for funding

Want to do work experience, but worried about money? With our work experience funding schemes you can afford your perfect opportunity.