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.



Arnie Dunning

BBA Management (Study Abroad), 2014

Arnie spent the third year of his BBA on placement as consulting analyst for Deloitte MCS Limited in London. He also spent the previous year studying in the USA.

Theo Lorentzos

BSc Business Economics, 2014

Theo spent his work placement with Rolls-Royce in Derby.

Henry Maver

BSc Marketing Management, 2014

Henry completed his placement with DePuy Synthes Biomaterials in Blackpool.

Sian Ladley

BA Management and Organisation (Human Resource Management), 2014

Sian's work placement was based at Pixelfountain, where she worked as a learning consultant.

Stephanie Hall

BBA Management, 2014

Stephanie worked with NiQuitin's marketing brand team during her placement year with GlaxoSmithKline.

Jonty Warren

BBA Management, 2014

Jonty worked for Bentley Motors Ltd in Crewe for his industrial placement.

Lucy Darwen

BBA Management, 2014

Lucy's retail management placement with Marks & Spencer took her to Merseyside, Cheshire, and North Wales.

Aiste Lenartaviciute

BBA Management, 2014

Aiste completed a placement with Amadeus in Nice as part of her degree.

Emma Betts-Gray

BBA Management, 2014

Emma worked for EDF Energy in Barnwood, Gloucester, during her placement year.

Jessica Crook

BSc Marketing Management, 2014

Jessica completed a year-long placement with Lloyds Banking Group in Bristol.

Emily Williams

BBA Management, 2014

Emily worked as a marketing assistant for Fujitsu during her placement year.

Ben Shaw

BBA Management, 2014

Ben completed two six-month placements with Rolls-Royce plc in Derby, experience which helped him secure a graduate job with Network Rail.