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. 

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

    Everyone talks about the need for experience when making applications to Dentistry and Medicine, but what does this actually mean?

    Date/Time: 20 October 2021, 13:00 - 14:00

    Venue: Online

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

    Thinking about doing a year-long placement?

    Date/Time: 07 October 2021, 12:00 - 13:05

    Venue: online

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

    Employers are increasingly looking to recruit students and graduates who have gained a range of experience during their studies.

    Date/Time: 30 September 2021, 13:00 - 13:35

    Venue: Online


  • 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