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Careers and Enterprise

Hire an intern

QInterns places QMUL students and recent graduates into internships within start-ups, SMEs, larger organisations and charities. Our dedicated Internships Coordinators will market your role to relevant students, sift applications and can even help create your job description if needed. This service is completely free of charge.

Taking on an intern represents an opportunity to:

  • Test out a potential future employee
  • Get an extra pair of hands to fill a short-term skills gap
  • Help the next generation of your industry

Summer internships

Typically 2-4 months during the summer break. Hire your intern on a full-time or part-time basis

Micro internships

Take on an intern during term time, for a limited number of hours per week (typically 7-10). Find out more about our  programme.

Graduate internships

Hire one our recent graduates, any time of year, full-time or part-time

Work shadowing

Provide a taste of your working environment for 1-3 days

Start-ups, SMEs and charities are normally eligible to receive a wage subsidy, thus reducing your costs significantly.

Please call 020 7882 8543 or email internships@qmul.ac.uk to find out more.

I am over the moon with my placement, I am learning lots. The placement has reinforced my interest in aerospace”  - Space Laser intern 

"This experience not only helped me to add employability skills to my CV, but it made me realise that marketing and communication are the best fit for me for a career option" - Marketing intern

The placement has exceeded my expectations. Before the placement I had no idea what I want to do after graduation, now I know I want to go into the Finance sector” - Credit Risk intern