Gain business experience

These activities give you an insight into work and business settings and allow you to build your experience, knowledge and skills in a supportive environment. 

Through CityStarters you enter a competition to design your own business, helping you learn what entrepreneurship really takes. Placements and internships, allow you to spend time in a real work environment so you can build your experience, knowledge and skills whilst getting paid.

Through Snapshot, you complete a series of challenges with insights from numerous employers along the way. 

 

How can I gain business experience?

Programme Representativess are at the heart of the Students’ Union. Programme Representatives are the first line of contact for the University and the SU in gaining honest and relevant feedback –... More
Earn money whilst building employability skills filling temporary roles on and off-campus More
City, University of London's Start-Ed community is a forum in which local students, startups (including charities / SMEs) and professional advisors come together for mutual benefit. Clients come to... More
The Micro-Placements Programme provides you with the opportunity to take on exciting short-term, convenient, career-exploration projects at an employer’s office for up to 5 weeks. This will allow you... More
Would you like to start your own business? Or find out more about the buzzing startup scene around us? CityStarters support the ‘can do’ culture of innovation at City by educating and inspiring the... More
The Industry Insights Programme gives City students exposure to a range of industries and sectors. Students may wish to explore industries directly related to their degree or simply because they have... More
The Start-Ed Student Accelerator Programme is an initiative of the Start-Ed pro bono clinic funded by a grant from the UK Intellectual Property Office in which we place a current law student in a... More
Cass Undergraduate Programme - Your route to career success, professional placement programme
A key part of a Cass Business School degree is the opportunity to gain professional work experience.  All undergraduate students can apply to undertake an optional one-year paid work... More
The Santander Placement and Internship Programme is open to final year students and recent graduates from City University London.  The programme works with SMEs (Small & Medium Enterprises)... More
Employability Skills Tuesdays will prepare you to make the transition from education to work, exploring all aspects of the selection and recruitment process. These sessions will cover the skills that... More