Derby University Funded Internship Programme

21 August 2017

Derby Uni

The Derby Internship Programme has placed over 200 interns in roles ranging from film production to community engagement. The programme is a fantastic way for students and graduates to access short-term, valuable work experience. The programme is managed by the Employer Engagement team and is part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund to support SMEs in the D2N2 area to access the university's student and graduate talent.

Organisations eligible for the programme are entitled to one £500 subsidy to put towards the cost of recruiting a student or graduate.

Under the Derby Internship Programme, roles must be:

A minimum of 100 hours in duration, maximum of six months

Paid at a minimum of £7.50 an hour

Stretching and beneficial work experience, or graduate level

Worked at a maximum of 16 hours per week within term-time

Advertised to all students through a fair and open recruitment process

For more information visit the University of Derby website.