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.



Alba Soria

BA Hons Advertising and Marketing Management (Industry), 2017

Alba worked as a Publisher Support Analyst for her placement year with Ve Interactive.

Sam Harper

BSc Hons Economics/Placement, 2017

Sam completed his placement as a Financial Analyst with Johnson & Johnson.

Nicola Bond

BSc Marketing Management, 2017

Nicola worked as a Sales Operations Executive with Mars for her placement year.

Callum Hudson

BSc Business Studies (Industry), 2017

Callum worked in the Cyber Security division at KPMG for his placement year.

Cameron Botterill

BA Management and Entrepreneurship (Industry), 2017

Cameron worked with the Entrepreneurs Circle in Birmingham for his placement year.

Caroline Phillips

BSc Business Studies (Industry), 2017

Caroline worked as Warehouse Team Leader & Logistics Strategy Project Support Manager during her placement year at Sainsburys.

Jakub Tomkiewicz

BSc Marketing Management, 2017

Jakub worked in Amsterdam with the adidas Group for his placement year.

Adam Goonajee

BSc Business Studies (Industry), 2017

Adam worked in Research and Technology Marketing at Cummins for his placement year.

Iegor Galushko

BBA Hons Management (Study Abroad), 2017

Iegor worked with UBS in London for his placement year.

Harry Thomas

BA Management and Entrepreneurship (Industry), 2017

Harry worked as a Marketing Executive with Mabox in Central London for his placement year.

Holly Wilson

BSc Hons Business Analytics and Consultancy (Industry), 2017

Holly spent her placement year with GlaxoSmithKline in Barnard Castle as a member of the Process Support Team.

Hannah Jackson

BA Hons Management and Organisation (Industry), 2017

Hannah spent her placement year working in the global HR team at GlaxoSmithKline