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.



Tom Osborn

BSc Management and Information Technology, 2016

Tom worked within the Department for Entrepreneurship, Strategy and Innovation on his placement year.

Samantha Archard

BSc Marketing Management, 2016

During her placement year at Airbus Samantha worked as an Employment Marketing Intern in their Bristol office.

Samantha Evans

BSc Management and Information Technology, 2016

Samantha worked in HR with The Walt Disney Company for her placement year.

Ross Blenkinsop

BSc Business Studies (Industry), 2016

Ross worked with Johnson and Johnson in Maidenhead for his placement year.

Yiran Feng

BSc Marketing Management, 2016

Yiran worked with Rolls-Royce Motor Cars for her placement year.

Eva Simpson-Fryer

BA Management Studies and European Languages, 2016

Eva worked in Cologne, Germany with tsd-int – Technik Sprachendienst for her placement year.

Zoe Furness

BSc Business Studies (Industry), 2016

Zoe worked with Johnson and Johnson for her placement year.

Vikesh Gosai

BBA Management, 2016

Vikesh spent his placement year with IBM.

Rachele Lanza

BSc Marketing Management, 2016

Rachele worked as a Marketing Coordinator with 3M during her placement year.

Ruben Pritchard

BSc Business Studies (Study Abroad/Placement), 2016

Ruben worked with Motor Manufacturing in Derby for his placement year.

Emily Parker

BA Management and Entrepreneurship (Industry), 2016

Emily completed her placement with Cherith Simmons Learning & Development based in Surrey.

Mae Reddaway

BSc Marketing Management, 2016

Mae worked with Mindshare in London for her placement year.