At Sheffield University Management School, we actively encourage our students across all years to enhance their employability potential, by gaining employment experience, before they graduate. A student placement is when a student takes employment in a job role (usually paid) during their study time at Sheffield.
A student placement is when a student takes employment in a job role (usually paid) during their study time at Sheffield. Most students can undertake a year-long placement, in the UK or overseas, usually at the end of their second or penultimate year. Placements normally last a minimum of 38 weeks and students are supported by the University throughout the duration of their placement.
Employing a Management School student through a placement can provide your organisation with many benefits.
Management students study a range of degree subjects across the areas of business management, equipping them with the skills-set and knowledge to fulfil key roles across your business. Examples of placement roles ideal for management students include:
If you or your company feels that a placement year is something you would like to offer to a Management Student, please get in touch with our Employability team to discuss at firstname.lastname@example.org