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.



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.

Ben Dancer

BSc Marketing Management, 2014

For his placement year, Ben worked as a digital marketing intern at L'Oréal.

Brage Stuve

BBA Management, 2014

Brage spent his placement year working as an analyst for Deloitte in London.

Emily Williams

BBA Management, 2014

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

Henry Maver

BSc Marketing Management, 2014

Henry completed his placement with DePuy Synthes Biomaterials in Blackpool.

Jonty Warren

BBA Management, 2014

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

Jessica Crook

BSc Marketing Management, 2014

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

Lucy Darwen

BBA Management, 2014

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

Lewis Phillips

BBA Management, 2014

During his placement year Lewis worked within the financial services industry, taking a position with Ernst & Young.

Robert Hardwick

BBA Management, 2014

During his work placement Robert worked for IBM in Basingstoke.

Emma Betts-Gray

BBA Management, 2014

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

Milo Mannion

BBA Management, 2014

As part of his degree Milo spent a year working for The Walt Disney Company.