Lewis Sword, MSci Theoretical Physics Host employer: Oxford Space Systems Role: Project Designer/Tester Can you briefly describe a typical day? Given the nature of my internship the typical day itself varied over my time at Oxford Space Systems (OSS). In the first 3 weeks, my day consisted of designing and analysing my project which meant … More Student Story: My SEPnet placement
Undergraduate students! Apply for a part time student internship doing critical research into some of the most important issues facing QMUL today. These self-directed, research-based internships will focus on the following issues: The effectiveness of module evaluation systems for gathering feedback from students Exploring the factors behind late submissions for assessed work These internships will … More Undergraduate Research Internships – Apply Now!
After graduating from my undergraduate degree, I was determined to distinguish myself in the graduate job market by pursuing an internship and further education. The first step I took to achieve this was studying a postgraduate degree in MSc International Financial Management, as it would allow me to specialise in the relevant field I am … More SBM QConsult: Nicholas’ Story So Far…
My name is Ryanna Douhoure and I recently completed my MSc International Business and Politics at Queen Mary University of London. I am currently completing an internship at ING Bank within the Global Markets Research Department. How? During my time at QMUL I was extremely attentive to the regular careers emails and ensured I engaged … More Graduate Story: Ryanna’s Internship Experience
Calling all undergraduate students! Looking for flexible, on-campus, paid research experience? Apply for a part time student internship doing critical research into some of the most important issues facing QMUL today. These self-directed, research-based internships will focus on the following issues: Inclusivity and diversity in the curriculum BAME student attainment Student retention Commuting students These … More QMUL research internships available!
So you’ve just completed your work experience. It was in a sector that relates to your degree and in the type of company that you always thought would suit you. Hooray for you, right? But, what if you didn’t enjoy it? You had it all mapped out but now the future isn’t so clear. The … More What if you hated your work experience?
Although they can get a bad rep, internships can be a really valuable thing in transitioning between university and the start of your career. Plus, not all internships are unpaid – an increasing number of employers are recognising the importance in providing a salary to their interns. However, like with all work, you really get … More Guest blog: How to make the most of your internship