Internship Experience UK: Engineering & Infrastructure (NEW for 2021)
Do you have your sights set on a career that shapes the systems and items we use every day? Are you constantly looking for innovative solutions to problems you come across? If so, a role in Engineering or Infrastructure could be for you and so is this Internship Experience UK stream with the leading employers in the sector.
Join us for this three-day immersive experience, designed to help you gain exclusive insights and drive forward your career - you can see the learning timetable for more details.
What's new for 2021?
Internship Experience UK: Engineering & Infrastructure is a brand new experience for 2021. We've designed it specifically to help you on your journey through the world of work. Here's what you can expect to benefit from:
- The chance to learn from and connect with leading employers in the Engineering & Infrastructure industries
- Sector-focused and core skills sessions to give you greater insight into working in these industries
- The chance to tailor your work experience based on your interests
- Unique sub-sector streams and project work that you can impress current and potential employers with
You'll also gain a certificate to show employers your dedication to your career and industry.
Sessions you'll get
As part of the three-day experience, we've partnered with the very best employers in the industry to deliver workshops on topics you need to know about before starting your career:
- The future of automation - Nestlé
- Impactful product design - Vodafone
- Leadership - Amazon
More to be announced soon.
Am I eligible and how do I apply?
This experience is open to every student and recent graduate (18+). All you need to take part is a Bright Network membership which is completely free and you can sign up when you start your application. To apply, simply click the button below and fill in an application form – it takes about 10 minutes to complete. You don't need previous experience to complete the experience - just a passion for the sector.
The application deadline is 13th July at 11:59pm.
Develop key competencies
Gain the tools needed to develop and thrive as a graduate in Engineering & Infrastructure.
Gain a competitive edge
Demonstrate your resilience and proactiveness at a time where opportunities for learning are limited and stand out during the application process.
Connect with world-leading employers
Make valuable connections with representatives from world-leading firms like PA Consulting, Nestlé, Vodafone and Amazon.
Who can attend
Open to all students and recent graduates (18+)
Well-suited to those with an interest in Engineering or Infrastructure
No previous experience required
19 Jul 2021 - 21 Jul 2021
Take part in sector overviews and expert skills sessions delivered by our leading partner employers: PA Consulting, Nestlé and Vodafone.
Begin your work project to simulate real-life tasks you’d be responsible for during an Engineering or Infrastructure internship.
After completing your project, there will be a final skills session from Amazon and a closing celebration to mark the end of your internship experience.
What people say about this event
I felt that Internship Experience UK was the stepping stone that helped me bridge the gap between academia and the workplace.
Internship Experience UK last summer gave me such a good insight into industry-leading companies and the workshops within this were very useful for thinking about the kinds of skills you want to showcase during the application process.
Frequently asked questions
What if I can't attend?
If you're not able to attend the live experience, don't worry, you can still take part with On-Demand. Head to our Internship Experience UK On-Demand page to learn more and apply today.
What if I'm under 18?
If you're under the age of 18, you don't have to miss out. This year we've launched Internship Experience UK On Demand Schools where those 16 and 17 years old can take part in a tailored internship experience of your choice, in your own time during the school summer holidays. Visit our Internship Experience UK On Demand Schools page to learn more and apply for the programme.
What if I have another question?
For a full list of commonly asked questions about the experience, take a look at our Internship Experience UK FAQs page.
We encourage you to apply as soon as possible for Internship Experience UK - the application requires filling in basic details, uploading a CV and answering a short written question.