Presentation on theme: "Postgraduate Placements Nottingham ERDF supported placements programme at the University of Nottingham."— Presentation transcript:
Postgraduate Placements Nottingham ERDF supported placements programme at the University of Nottingham
What is it? c250 paid placements for postgraduate students With around 150 individual SMEs in the region The placements are project -based and are in response to an identified business need The company partners make a contribution to the costs The programme is funded until July 2015
What can you expect? Wide variety of organisation and project types Open to any registered postgraduate student Projects of around hours Part-time basis (usually 6-10hrs per week) Competitive application process
Postgraduate Benefits Survey Money! New/enhanced skills Contacts/experience Impact for your cv Increased employability
Current Vacancies Marketing Content and Management with a Right Hook Graduate Centre Co-ordinator (x5) Market Research, Engineering Software Company New thinking to stimulate innovation IT Wizard/DB Analyst
How can I find a placement? The Notts-PG-Placements Portal! Sign-in and Register with the Placements Portal Get updates of new vacancies Apply directly by uploading your cv and covering letter Found your own vacancy?