As an employer the Placement Team can help you in the following ways:

  • Offer support in putting together year-long and summer placement opportunities for students
  • Support you in recruiting students to your placement opportunities
  • Provide a link to the departments and/or students you are interested in working with
  • Discuss with you which type of placement will best support your recruitment needs

Placement year

University of Sheffield Students are available for year-long placements!

Summer placements

As well as offering a placement year, students at the University of Sheffield are available during their summer vacation to undertake a summer placement.

Postgraduate Advantage Scheme

Offer a 100 hour project to one of our postgraduate students and the University of Sheffield will provide them with a bursary of £1000.

The Sheffield China Gateway Scheme

The Sheffield China Gateway Scheme aims to link businesses with the growing pool of Chinese speaking talents at UK universities, who can benefit your business internationally.

Case studies

Find out how University of Sheffield students have already been involved with employers.