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Get paid experience and bring a new perspective to a local business

29 October 2014

As part of our partnership with the Santander Universities Partnership Scheme, we're offering a range of three-month full-time and six-month part-time paid opportunities with local small to medium-sized enterprises.

This is a great opportunity for you to gain experience in the marketing, sales and creative industries and increase your job prospects for the future.

Internships are available all year round and you're welcome to apply if you are:

  • studying the final year of your degree
  • studying the second year of a four-year sandwich course
  • a recent graduate


  • receive £1,000 per month from the three-month programme 
  • gain invaluable experience in the workplace and boost your CV 
  • put your theoretical knowledge into practice 
  • enhance your graduate employability 
  • develop important skills relevant to your course and any business career

Application process

Please read the student registration process guide and visit the Santander Universities website to register. You will then receive emails about the different opportunities that are available.

Further information

For further information, visit the programme's Terms and Conditions and FAQs pages or contact our Business Experience Team.

You can also contact our Career Development Centre to find out about more career opportunities available.

About the University of Westminster:

The University of Westminster boasts a vibrant learning environment attracting more than 20,000 students from over 150 nations and we continue to invest in our future with new developments, research projects and new ideas.

We offer highly attractive practice-based courses that are independently rated as excellent, many with international recognition. Our distinguished 180-year history has meant we lead the way in many areas of research, particularly politics, media, art and design, architecture and biomedical sciences, and our position in the city of London allows us to continue to build on our close connections with leading figures and organisations in these areas as well as in the worlds of business, information technology, politics and law.

Our commitment to educating graduates for the needs of professional life attracts high quality students from within the UK and around the globe.

Internationalisation, employability and sustainability are key elements in the University of Westminster’s vision for the future and we strive to ensure the very highest standards are met and maintained.

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