You have the opportunity to do a work placement as part of this course. The benefits of completing a year in business include:
In addition, each year many students receive graduate job offers from their placement employer.
Find out about why our students chose to do a work placement year:
The Placement Office has a wealth of industrial contacts and exists solely to help you get the best possible placement position. It enjoys an excellent relationship with a wide range of organisations, from global multinationals to small cutting-edge enterprises and the public sector. These links serve to ensure that the calibre of Kingston graduates is recognised by potential employer.
Throughout your second year the Placement Office will invite you to attend placement preparation workshops to prepare you for your third year in placement. They offer support at any stage of the application process.
Organisations that have supported the placement programme include:
We have a programme of lectures from guest speakers, all at senior management positions in prestigious organisations. You can attend these lectures, which cover aspects of business at a strategic level. So not only will you have the chance to meet people renowned for their business expertise, but you will also gain from their professional insight and advice.
Guest lecturers have included: