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Internships

The IoP have some good general advice on applying for internships

You may also find the Gradcracker website a good source of information for internships and summer placements. Other sources of information include Employment for Students and StudentJob.

Below we provide links to a variety of major internship programmes, separated into academic placements (e.g. at universities, observatories etc) and placements within industry. We will endeavour to keep this list as up-to-date as possible. Please contact Professor Almaini if any of the links are out of date or unsuitable.

 

Academic Placements:

CERN

Leicester SURE Summer Programme

Australian Astronomical Observatory

Leiden/ESA Astrophysics

Diamond Light Source

DESY

Caltech

Space Telescope Science Institute

IoP "Top 50" scheme

RISE Programme (Germany)

American Astronomical Society (list, mainly US-based)

American Physical Society (list, mainly US-based)

Astrobetter (list of astronomy internships, some out of date)

Argonne National Laboratory

Industrial Placements

The STEP programme 

Indeed (list of commercial internships):

Rolls-Royce 

ARM (select student vacancies from menu)

BAE systems

BP

BT

Centrica

Glaxo Smith Kline

GKN

IBM Summer Internships

Mathworks

MBDA

Meggitt

HSBC

National Grid

Thales Internships

Unilever

School of Physics and Astronomy

The University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham NG7 2RD

For all enquiries please visit:
www.nottingham.ac.uk/enquiry