Tag: summer internships

Looking for work in Manchester

In this article we will be looking at finding part-time jobs, work experience and graduate work in the Manchester area. Looking for work experience – Internships, summer jobs and volunteering? Use your CareersLink account – jobs for University of Manchester students & graduates Use the advanced search and select vacancy type = student placement/internship& casual…

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Looking for summer work experience – the bigger picture

The availability of summer internship schemes with corporate companies may be soon coming to a close, but there are still summer opportunities for work experience and internships available and other opportunities to develop your skills and experience to consider.   Finding work experience with smaller/medium size organisations Smaller and medium sized companies will be advertising…

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Do you dream of working for NASA? Geology student Tim tells us about his summer internship

By Tim Gregory I’m a fourth year Geology with Planetary Science student, and this summer I did a ten week internship in Texas, USA. The internship was the LPI (Lunar and Planetary Science) Summer Internship – LPI is a research institute supported by NASA, and they study the solar system (from the moon, to meteorites,…

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City firms recruiting now

City firms are amongst the companies which traditionally recruit earliest in the academic year for graduate schemes and placements. We are in the process of compiling a list of deadlines for city firms which will go on our website to help you plan your applications for 2015. It won’t be ready for a couple of…

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Last minute internships

 Are you still looking for an internship for this summer? Unsure where there are opportunities? Here are a few tips and strategies to help you find some work experience or an internship. There are still opportunities available including in Manchester as well as other places. Always keep checking CareersLink as your first starting point as…

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Interested in international work experience?… why not try Asia?

Our students at Manchester are increasingly asking about international work experience opportunities or other ways to develop their “global mindset” ( a quality increasingly sought by graduate employers).  If you missed the recent Experience Asia event at The University recently, there is still time to find out about some of the excellent funded internship,  study…

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