Success stories

We have funded work experience in field archaeology, the Poetry Society in London, advertising and buying positions, health care (both in the UK and overseas), community development placements, scientific and biological research, international development opportunities and many more. See case studies of some of the students we have helped.

Global Challenge winners

Global Challenge is a unique scheme to give ambitious students once-in-a-lifetime opportunities as interns in top global companies.

Graduate internship case studies

Read about our students' experiences with the Santander match funding internship programme.

Bursary scheme winners

Our bursary schemes help you to fund your chosen work experience opportunities.


Watch video featuring some of our previous winners.

Bespoke internships

Find out what some of our students did on internships offered exclusively to University of Birmingham students

Graduate internships

A graduate internship can give you a step up in the job market; see how they have helped previous graduates.

Mentoring case studies

Our mentoring schemes give students a valuable opportunity to benefit from the experience of someone working in their chosen field.

Employer case studies

See what employers have to say about their interns and what they are looking for in work experience candidates - and what the interns thought about it!

Careers Network blog

For more success stories straight from students just like you, try the "work experience" and "work experience bursary" tags on our blog!