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Nottingham Internship Scheme

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The Nottingham Internship Scheme provides a range of work experience opportunities and internships throughout the year exclusively for our students and graduates.

We are working with a huge variety of local and national businesses to bring you an exciting range of opportunities through the following schemes:

  • graduate internships - coming soon!
  • part-time internships with the Ingenuity Lab
  • short-term Easter vacation internships
  • summer internships

We'll update this page as soon as more internships become available. In the meanwhile, explore further sources of vacancies, or express your interest to receive email updates about future internships.


Graduate internships – coming soon!

Are you a recent or soon-to-be graduate? If so, look out for our graduate internships coming in early August. 

Internships will be paid, offered across sectors and either short-term projects to boost your experience and CV, or with the view to longer-term or permanent employment. 


Hear from last year's students 

The Nottingham Internship Scheme has flourished over the last three years, culminating in the placement of over 100 interns in 75 different organisations over the summer of 2017. 

Opportunities included:

  • social impact researcher
  • digital marketing executive
  • software developer
  • assistant ecologist
  • scientific researcher
  • data recovery technician
  • PR and social media assistant
  • development engineer
  • copywriter

Impression Digital

Ben Garry, english graduate

Ben Garry reflects on how his internship with Impression Digital in Nottingham allowed him to work on marketing projects which made a direct impact on clients.



Daniel Markcoons, engineering graduate

Daniel Markcoons applied for a Project Management internship with Protolan to gain valuable insight into a professional environment before graduating.

Green's Mill and Science Centre

Rachel Flaxman, classical civilisation graduate

Rachel Flaxman found her hands-on role with Green's Mill and Science Centre an excellent way to gain experience in the competitive heritage sector.

The Nottingham Internship Scheme is funded by Santander Universities. Read their full terms and conditions PDF file icon

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