For advice on how to find a Work Intergrated Learning (WIL) placement, go to the WIL page.


Where to find an Internship or Vacation program

Many large companies offer formal Internships or Vacation work to students during the summer break, usually just before starting the final year of their program. These placements are valuable experiences where you can develop your professional knowledge and skills in industry.

  • CareerHub to search for internships and work experience opportunities.
  • Graduate Opportunities list graduate employers with holiday programs, cadetships, cooperative schemes, scholarships and work experience programs, all year round.

Looking for an International Internship? See Global Experience opportunities

How to apply for an Internship

Plan ahead. Applications for formal holiday work programs take time to complete, and some summer programs close from about mid-year. Other opportunities can be advertised at any time, so keep an eye out on CareerHub and other resources.