Our students go on to great things, working for some of the world's top companies including GSK, BP, Shell, IBM and Sellafield. Many of our students return to provide seminars in partnership with us on cutting edge related topics and work with us to arrange student networking events.
An industrial placement develops your skills and knowledge from a new perspective
Bradley Barton Undergraduate Student, Chemical Engineering with an Industrial Placement Year
Bradley is a third-year chemical engineering undergraduate student currently spending a year in design & product development at ITM Power as part of his degree - gaining real-world chemical engineering experience.
Put your shyness away and ask your lecturers when you are unsure about anything
Anne O Adeniji Graduate Process Engineer, MEng Chemical Engineering
Attending at a Russell Group university in a lively student city and the opportunity to study abroad for part of her course were all key reasons why Anne O Adeniji chose chemical engineering at Sheffield for her degree.
I'm eternally grateful for all of the support I've received from the University of Sheffield, which has allowed me to secure my dream job
Patrick Anderson Undergraduate Student, MEng Chemical Engineering with a Year in Industry
Patrick is a final year Undergrad and has secured a graduate role at ExxonMobil, where he completed his Year in Industry
Take advantage of everything the University and department have to offer
Lucy Sherburn Graduate Engineer, MEng Chemical Engineering
Lucy received a global scholarship and attended a semester in South Korea and she spent her third year in the University of Pittsburgh. She is now a graduate engineer at the UK's leading heat network consultancy.