Category: events (off campus)

Fairs, workshops and events provided by an external party away from the University of Reading.

Internship Experience UK – applications open!

We’re proud to be a partner of Bright Network’s Internship Experience UK 2021, bringing you 3-day internships with top employers! Looking for experience to add to your CV this summer? Bright Network’s Internship Experience UK is back with brand new experiences for 2021 to help you do just that and more. These virtual internship experiences …

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RISE in Banking 2021

29 June – 5 August 2021 RISE in Banking is a programme, where students from different ethnic minority backgrounds are given a chance to spend some time learning about the world of Banking and Financial Markets at Lloyds. This is a six-week online internship programme. Given the current restrictions in the UK this programme has …

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National Film and Television School – Creative Careers Clinics

Clapper board and film reels against a smokey backdrop

The National Film and Television School (NFTS) specialises in MA, Postgraduate Diploma and Diploma courses that offer students a great balance of practical and theoretical studies. The courses are run by industry professionals with top facilities, which gives us our world-renowned reputation for offering the very best in tuition, key contacts and bridges into the …

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Benefits of undertaking a virtual internship during the pandemic

Carrington and Palmer buildings at night and forage logo

When the first lockdown came, the dynamics of how organizations operated changed. Employers and partners worked together to run virtual internships for students, in order for students to gain a real understanding of the company and the sector despite the difficulties posed. Having found my virtual internship on LinkedIn through Inside Sherpa – now known as Forage. It was a tremendous opportunity to learn …

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Disability internship scheme returns to tackle employment gap

99% of previous interns would recommend Change 100 to other

Students and graduates with disabilities and long-term conditions will have the opportunity to take part in a three-month internship with a top UK employer thanks to leading charity Leonard Cheshire’s flagship internship programme. Applications have opened for the Change 100 programme, which gives students the worthwhile opportunity of finding valuable, paid work experience with leading …

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