Summer or vacation internships
Many companies offer paid summer internships, which last between six and twelve weeks, predominantly targeted at penultimate year students. However, some companies will consider students from other years if they demonstrate the right skills and aptitude.
In some career sectors, companies offer unpaid work experience placements, for example within the advertising and fashion sectors.
You can also find hundreds of internships using our sources of vacancies page.
Nottingham Internship Scheme
Through the Nottingham Internship Scheme you can apply for vacation placements with local start-ups and SMEs. Various roles offered through the scheme.
Search vacancies on the Nottingham Internship Scheme
Postgraduate Placements Nottingham
This scheme is open to postgraduate students at the University. There are two types of placement:
- part-time projects, up to 200 hours, for a period of three to six months
- full-time three month internships
Read our blog: What you need to know about Postgraduate Placements Nottingham
Enhanced Summer Placement Scheme for civil engineers
Industrial sponsorship opportunities (including summer placements) can be applied for from first year onwards. Opportunities are available with: Pick Everard, Sir Robert McAlpine, Taylor Woodrow, WSP PB.
Find out more about the Civil Engineering Enhanced Summer Placement Scheme
Fill in the application form