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?

The Alumni Relations Team regularly host networking events both in the UK and internationally. These events provide current and prospective students the opportunity to meet former students (alumni)... 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
Throughout the year, workshops are led by our experienced Careers Consultant team. You can maximise your chances of getting a job by attending our series of information packed sessions, with hints... More
The Industry Insight Programme will help you improve your skills and find out more about multiple sectors and employers in an external setting. You may wish to engage with industries directly related... 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
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 an opportunity for students to take on exciting projects and gain real life experience to enhance their core employability skills and explore different career... More
Cass Undergraduate Programme - Your route to career success, professional placement programme
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
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
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