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?

A placement year is a great opportunity to develop professional skills and complete your university degree with one year’s professional work experience. It will greatly enhance your employability,... More
Unitemps is City, University of London’s onsite temporary Recruitment Service. We offer roles at all levels, helping students, graduates and external candidates find temporary, part-time and paid... More
The Micro-Placements Programme is a 15 credit elective module where you can take on exciting short-term, convenient, career-exploration projects over the summer. These projects allow you to develop... 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