Industrial Placements

At Leicester we offer an industrial placement opportunity within many of our undergraduate and postgraduate taught courses. This provision is managed in colaboration with the Career Development Service.

Students

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I got an industrial placement offer from Jadu. Without the help and support of the employability tutors at Leicester, it would not have been possible, so I am very thankful. The sessions were great, they taught us a lot of things, and we were guided really well through the process.

- Shatadbi Roy, Computer Science with Industry MSc, 2014-15.

I applied directly to IBM India. Working with the latest technology, team of professionals and sharing experiences with them has taught me a lot. I've now become quite certain on what would be the most suitable career for me. This placement has provided me with a lot of experience about the real world, which is very different from what we see at university.

- Tarun Sharma, BSc Computing with Industry, 2016-17.

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Employers

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We liked Jiakang because he was keen and energetic, attributes that we value at Clansman, and we expected that his engineering knowledge and education would bring new ideas to our company. The fact that he is on an MSc course gives us confidence in his potential to develop and contribute positively to the company.

Clansman Dynamics

- Jim McManus, Commercial Director at Clansman Dynamics

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Support

In the videos below, two of our placement students explain how we assisted them in securing a placement, as well as the ongoing support we have provided. They outline the importance of our award winning Career Development Service throughout the whole process of applying and securing a placement, as well as the significance of their personal tutors and lectures. You can view our range of student profiles here.

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Contact Details

College of Science and Engineering
Physics Building
University of Leicester 
Leicester
LE1 7RH
Tel: 0116 252 3497 
Email: skh14@leicester.ac.uk