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 Careers Service events and sessions. 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 posted shortly.

We also advertise events offered by external organisations.

  • Civil Service Presentation - Government Operational Research Service (GORS)

    GORS present information on Placement Years for students on numerate degree courses.

    Date/Time: 22 October 2020, 13:15 - 14:00

    Venue: Online

  • NCL Careers Webinar: How to gain experience during your studies

    Date/Time: 24 November 2020, 12:00-12:30

    Venue: Online

  • NCL Careers Webinar: How to go about finding work experience for Medicine and Dentistry

    Date/Time: 18 November 2020, 12:00-12:30

    Venue: Online

  • NCL Careers Webinar: How to find a year-long placement

    Date/Time: 12 November 2020, 13:00-14:00

    Venue: Online

  • NCL Careers Webinar: How to find a year-long placement

    Date/Time: 28 October 2020, 12:00-13:00

    Venue: Online

  • NCL Careers Webinar: How to gain experience during your studies

    Date/Time: 20 October 2020, 13:30-14:00

    Venue: Online


  • Recorded events and webinars

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

    How to find a year-long placement

    Our 33 minute presentation on How to find a year-long placement covers:

    • where to look for a year-long placement
    • how to conduct an effective search
    • where to find additional information and support
    "How to find a year-long placement" presentation title slide

    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