Placement Programmes by College

Specialist Placements

Each of our Colleges operate a number of more specialised credit-bearing work placement initiatives that business and organisations can take advantage of. For more information please contact the College directly.

Alternatively, for more general advice on the range of work placement opportunities we offer please call the Employment Zone team on 01792 295500 or email employmentzone@swansea.ac.uk

College of Engineering

College of Engineering - Year in IndustryThe College of Engineering run a credit bearing Year in Industry scheme that is available to Undergraduate students across all Engineering disciplines. The placement typically runs for 12 months and is extremely popular.

If you are are interested in taking on an industry placement or wish to visit the College to engage with students please email engineering
@swansea.ac.uk

College of Human and Health Sciences

College of Human and Health SciencesThe College of Human and Health Sciences offers its students a range of credit-bearing and non credit-bearing work experience placements.

If you are interested in providing a work placement opportunity please call 01792 295789 or email chhsadmissions@swansea‌.ac.uk

College of Law and Criminology

College of Law and Criminology - Work PlacementsThe College of Law and Criminology offers its students a range of work experience opportunities throughout the Legal and Criminal Justice sectors including observational, research and volunteering placements.

If you would like to offer a work placement please call 01792 295831 or email law@swansea.ac.uk

School of Management

School of Management Work Placements 300x177The School of Management offers two work experience programmes for Business Management, Accounting and Finance, and Economics undergraduates.

  1. Facilitated by a dedicated placements team the 12 month scheme is an excellent opportunity for students to immerse themselves within an organisation and take on large scale projects.
  2. Students studying a BSc in Business Management degree are given the opportunity to complete a final year project set by one of our external partners.

If you would like to host a placement please email somengagement@swansea.ac.uk‌ or call 01792 606220.

College of Arts & Humanities

Arts and Humanities - Work Placements 300x177The College of Arts & Humanities runs three undergraduate work experience programmes as well as a business and entrepreneurship module. At postgraduate level there are two work experience programmes embedded in summer MA projects within the subject areas of Languages and Translation, and Media Communications.

If you would like to discuss a placement opportunity please call 01792 295304 or email Debbie Marshall: d.marshall@swansea.ac.uk

 

College of Science

College of Science Work Placements 300x177The College of Science runs credit bearing Year in Industry schemes across many of its Undergraduate and Masters Level programmes.

The placements are typically between 8 – 12 months in duration and are extremely popular.

If you are interested in advertising an industrial placement or wish to engage with our students please call 01792 606181 or email Stuart Toomey: s.j.toomey@swansea.ac.uk

Swansea University Medical School

School of Medicine Work Placements Swansea University Medical School's Graduate Entry Medicine students carry out clinical setting placements throughout their studies and undertake Electives in the UK or abroad during their final year. Year in Industry placements are also possible for undergraduate students.

If you are interested in advertising placement opportunities or visiting Swansea University Medical School to engage with students please email Dr George Johnson, Director of Employability: g.j.johnson@swansea.ac.uk, or Zdravka Kamenova, Employability and Mobility Officer: z.kamenova@swansea.ac.uk