Student Engagement Case Studies
Each year we have over 40 students who complete an internship through our programme. Read below for some further details on the opportunities experienced by our students and their feedback on their internship.
Christopher Hall, Engineering
Amey and United Utilities
Internship: Research to investigate jet hose failure rates.
Company: Amey provides emergency responses to any United Utilities customer issues in relation to the wastewater sewer network. Recommendations from the research were implemented by Amey and helped
them win new business with larger companies.
Hayley Cowburn, Psychology
Competitor analysis and psycholinguistic review of promotional documents.
Fat Media Limited is a multi-award-winning website design and digital marketing company with hundreds of clients across the UK. They implemented the recommendations from the review and improved their marketing documentation to win new business.Learn more
James Garner, School of Computing and Communications
Next World Web
Development of a web application to act as a promotional tool.
Next World Web is a web development company, providing software engineering and programming specialising in bespoke web application including e-commerce websites. The internship provided them with a new service offering to attract new clients.Learn more
Rob Brooks, Lancaster Environment Centre
The Environment Agency
The Environment Agency (EA), with area offices based in Preston and Penrith, is an Executive Non-departmental Public Body responsible to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.Learn more
Amy Fleming, Physics
Lancaster Materials Analysis
Company: Lancaster University spin out company Lancaster Material Analysis Ltd. (LMA), based in Lancaster, offers commercial access to material analysis services, in particular scanning probe microscopy and cross-sectional imaging and analysis.Learn more
Jack Croft, Mathematics and Statistics
Company: Gamesko Limited, based in Lancaster, operates a social poker product which their customers play through Facebook, or their iOS and Android apps. The company wanted to develop a tool to help them manage their product range.Learn more
Joe McNamara, Physics
The Knowledge Transfer Network
Internship: Joe McNamara, MPhys Hons Physics with Particle Physics and Cosmology, was recruited through the Science and Technology Internship Programme to provide a method of sharing files and data for The Knowledge Transfer Network.Learn more
Callum Wallace, Chemistry
Company: Victrex Plc., based in Lancashire, is a global high-performance polymer solutions provider serving more than 40 countries.Learn more
Talk to us Now
For more information on our internship programme and how to get involved, please contact the Student Employability Team: Pam Pickles, Rachel Beauchamp and Elisabeth Dobson.
Tel: +44 (0)1524 510846 or +44 (0)1524 510193