Careers Service

Placements & Work Experience

Placements and Work Experience

Our events cover the various ways you can organise work experience, including placements and internships.

On this page, you can find both Careers Service and external events on placements and work experience. We also work closely with top graduate employers who offer events specifically for Newcastle University students.

See details of upcoming live events below. You can also find recordings from our careers sessions and webinars.

Upcoming events

Events will be listed by date below. Clicking on each link below will take you to MyCareer for more details and to find out how to attend.

  • Be Placement Ready Workshop

    Be Placement Ready Workshop covering all the key information you will need to know in preparation for your Placement Year.
    10:00 13-Jun-2022
    Armstrong Building G.08

    published on: Wed, 16 Mar 2022 15:55:00 GMT

  • External Event: Bright Network Internship Experience UK 2022

    Bright Network are offering free 3-day virtual internships, taking place on 20-22 June 2022. These are run in partnership with large graduate recruiters and cover a range of sectors, including finance, law, public sector and technology.
    00:00 20-Jun-2022
    Online

    published on: Tue, 10 May 2022 10:45:00 GMT

  • Be Placement Ready Workshop

    Be Placement Ready Workshop covering all the key information you will need to know in preparation for your Placement Year.
    11:00 21-Jun-2022

    published on: Wed, 05 May 2021 08:55:00 GMT

  • Be Placement Ready Workshop

    Be Placement Ready Workshop covering all the key information you will need to know in preparation for your Placement Year.
    14:00 08-Jul-2022

    published on: Wed, 05 May 2021 08:55:00 GMT

  • Be Placement Ready Workshop

    Be Placement Ready Workshop covering all the key information you will need to know in preparation for your Placement Year.
    11:00 20-Jul-2022

    published on: Wed, 05 May 2021 08:55:00 GMT

  • Be Placement Ready Workshop

    Be Placement Ready Workshop covering all the key information you will need to know in preparation for your Placement Year.
    10:30 01-Aug-2022

    published on: Wed, 05 May 2021 08:55:00 GMT

  • Be Placement Ready Workshop

    Be Placement Ready Workshop covering all the key information you will need to know in preparation for your Placement Year.
    11:00 11-Aug-2022

    published on: Wed, 05 May 2021 08:55:00 GMT

  • Be Placement Ready Workshop

    Be Placement Ready Workshop covering all the key information you will need to know in preparation for your Placement Year.
    14:00 24-Aug-2022

    published on: Wed, 05 May 2021 08:55:00 GMT


Recorded events and webinars

Access our recorded careers sessions and webinars, for you to watch in your own time. 

How to gain experience during your studies 

Watch our 12 minute work experience presentation if you're interested in gaining experience but not sure where to start.

We offer insights into the range of experiences available and signpost you to useful resources.

Screenshot of title page from our: "How to find work experience" presentation

How to find a placement year

Thinking about doing a year-long placement? Watch our 14 minute presentation where we will explore:

  • where to look for a placement
  • how to look most effectively
  • where to find additional information and support
"How to find a year-long placement" presentation title slide