Undergraduate placement profiles

For many students undertaking a 12-month placement as part of their degree is the stepping stone to a great career. Find out what our students and graduates think of their time spent on placement.



Kim Bailey

Management : BBA Hons : N200, 2016

Kim Bailey worked as a Marketing Assistant for Johnson & Johnson.

Sam Catling

Advertising and Marketing : BA Hons : N501, 2016

Sam went to IBM for her year on placement.

Jessica Webb

BBA Management, 2016

Jessica worked at Rolls-Royce in Derby for her placement year.

Bradley Garner

BBA Management, 2016

Bradley worked as a Business Strategy and Insight Analyst with McDonald's UK.

Charlotte Johnson

BSc Marketing Management, 2016

Charlotte worked as part of the L'Oréal Paris Marketing Team for her placement year.

Jed Just

BSc Business Studies (Industry), 2016

Jed worked as a Technical Sales Leadership Specialist for his placement year with IBM

Maria Jackson

BSc Business Studies (Industry), 2016

Maria worked as a Field Sales Development Executive with Mondelēz International for her placement year.

Nathan Stewart

BSc Marketing Management, 2016

Nathan worked as a Cloud & Enterprise Product Marketing Manager with Microsoft for his placement year.

Christabel Webb

BSc Marketing Management, 2016

Christabel worked with GlaxoSmithKline in Brentford for her placement year.

Sajan Patel

BSc Management & IT, 2016

Management & IT student Sajan worked with PwC for his placement year.

Abigail Jefferson

BBA Management, 2016

Abigail worked at the IBM offices in Portsmouth for her placement year.

Niall Fay

BBA Management, 2016

Niall worked as an Assistant Brand Manager with Unilever for his placement year.