The University of Bristol is a diverse, challenging and enjoyable place to work. It employs over 5,000 people, ranging from researchers to maintenance staff, and there truly is a career here for everybody.
Every year we offer work experience placements for young people in a wide range of areas. This is a fantastic opportunity to find out more about a career you may be interested in and could also help you decide what to do after your studies.
Work experience placements available within the University
|Department||Date||Approximate number of places||Duration||Requirements||Contact|
|Biology||June/July||4 to 6 per year||1 week||To apply please complete the application form (in 'Work experience' section)||April Moody
|Civil, Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering (Queen's School of Engineering)||2 - 6 July, 2018||Up to 30||1 week||Please complete the application form before 15 May 2018. Places will be confirmed by the end of May.||Irina Lazar, Alicia Gonzalez-Buelga, Joel Ross
Computer Science, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, and Engineering Maths
|June||Limited||Flexible||This opportunity is particularly useful for girls who are thinking about a career in engineering. You will have a keen interest in technology, mathematics and problem solving. For more information, please visit our work experience website .||Caroline Higgins
|Earth Sciences||2 - 6 July, 2018||12||1 week||You will need to have an interest in studying or working in Earth sciences in the future. Details of application can be found on the Earth sciences website||Sue Amesbury
|Education||May, June or July||2||Flexible||None||Tom Begbie
|Geography||9 - 13 July, 2018||8||3 days||GCSE level (Year 10/11) students only. An interest in Geography at degree level.||Jeni Milsom
|Hospitality Services||Flexible||Limited||Flexible||None||Lesley Mason
|Physics||June or July 2019||12||1 week||Places are now full for the 2018 programme. Details of the 2019 programme will be made available later in the year.||Molly Hackett
|Physiology and Pharmacology||May, June or July||Maximum of 6 students||1 week||Please complete the application form by the end of February||Debbie Martin