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Biomedical Science with Management Studies Masters (MSc): Professional placements

Get work experience alongside your studies

We work with a variety of employers such as hospitals, community health care, NHS foundation trusts and pharmaceutical companies, many of which also offer placement opportunities for our Biomedical Science with Management Studies MSc students.

Benefits of a professional placement for you

  • Get work experience in a scientific environment – making you more employable
  • Work on a project of benefit to the employer
  • Develop transferable skills and enhance your CV
  • Make professional contacts
  • Receive a work reference at the end of a successful placement

What's on offer

  • Part time, unpaid and either office or laboratory based
  • Flexible to fit in with your studies and the employer's needs
  • An academic supervisor allocated to all placement students
  • Should encompass 200 hours of work during the period October to April alongside studies

Placements could include

  • Conduct discrete pieces of research, investigation, and fact finding
  • Support for laboratory work such as ensuring that Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) are available for all lab materials
  • Assess, archive, sort, transcribe, and file scientific documents and files
  • Take minutes in meetings involving scientific content

How to get a work placement

Competition for work placements is fierce and places are not guaranteed. Therefore, we ask that you send in your CV before you enrol so it can be sent out to employers after you start on the Biomedical Science with Management Studies MSc.

You can use our CV template for help: 

Please email your CV to Natasha Panes at N.Panes@kingston.ac.uk.

We will review your CV and provide feedback after you have enrolled. If you require any general information about the placement scheme in the meantime please contact Lori Snyder at l.snyder@kingston.ac.uk.

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