Highlighted Alumni Profile

Posted on Sunday 24th July 2011

David Linley - BSc Business Studies (Year in Industry)

Employers are looking for graduates who have both academic abilities and practical experience in a real business environment. This degrees programme offers you the opportunity to gain an in depth knowledge of a range of business topics combined with a year in industry putting into practice what you have learned.

David Linley, BSc Business Studies (Year in Industry) Graduate and National Grid Graduate Trainee, talks about his time studying at the University of Birmingham. He discusses how the year in industry he completed as part of his business studies degree helped him secure a place on National Grid's Graduate Training Scheme.