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.



Valentina Koleva

BBA Management, 2016

Valentina worked in Munich, Germany with Texas Instruments GmbH for her placement year.

James Hughes

BSc Marketing Management, 2016

James completed his placement in York with Coalters Estate Agency.

Holly Mattinson

BBA Management, 2016

Holly worked as a Change Coordinator with Atos during her placement year.

James Pemberton

BSc Business Studies (Industry), 2016

James worked as a Business Analyst with Olswang LLP in London for his placement year.

Harneet Dhaliwal

BBA Management (Study Abroad), 2016

Upon graduation, Harneet will move to London to start her role as a Strategy Consultant at KPMG.

Billy Warren

BA Management & Entrepreneurship (Industry), 2015

After graduation, Billy went on to secure a position as an Intern at a consulting company called Gradient Consulting.

Cezar Gherghel

BSc Operations Management (Industry), 2015

Cezar spent his placement year working within the EMEA Project Office at IBM UK.

Ben Kind

BSc Marketing Management, 2015

Ben spent his placement year working as a Shopper Marketing Executive with Danone Waters.

Andy Townsend

BSc Economics, 2015

Andy completed his placement at IBM in London.

Thomas Meheut

BBA Management, 2015

Thomas spent his placement year working in Global Brand Development at Unilever.

James Harlow

BSc Marketing Management, 2015

James completed his placement with Accenture working as a Business Systems & Integrations Analyst.

Ghalia Khan

BSc Marketing Management, 2015

Ghalia spent her placement year working for Johnson & Johnson in Maidenhead.