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Placements & Projects

Placements are a paid-for, work experience programmes where you are employed by an organisation for a minimum of 36 weeks. Placements usually happen after your second year and you are responsible for sourcing and securing your placement, with the help of our placement team.

I am a student wanting to find out more about placements

Deciding to undertake a placement as part of your degree is something that you should consider carefully as part of your university experience. Today, employers are looking for candidates that stand out in the highly competitive graduate market and by taking a year on placement, you can gain the necessary work experience, skills and confidence that you need to succeed as an early career professional.

Find a placement

I am a current student wanting to search for placements

The MMU Business School Placement team works with a number of businesses and placement providers to offer you a wide choice of placements.

Search for Placements

I am a business wanting to find out more about recruiting placement students

We work with businesses across all sectors to provide a comprehensive placement service that fulfils a firm’s short-term recruitment needs, while giving our students’ the opportunity to develop vital career skills and demonstrate professional excellence.

Open for Business placements