Textiles placement year student working in a fashion company. She is sat at a sewing machine working.

Building work experience

Get hands-on industry experience before you graduate


Building work experience before you graduate is vital to set yourself apart from other candidates. It shows an employer that you know how to apply what you have learned in your degree to a workplace environment. Find out how we can help you stay ahead of the competition.



Develop transferable skills and enhance your CV while giving back to the community.
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Placement Year

Gain long-term experience in a sector of your choice, or even start your own business!
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A great way to put your knowledge into practice over 1-4 months, and often during vacation periods.
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Virtual experience and online learning

Find out how to utilise online learning platforms to supercharge your skills and experience
B-roll Day one - studying on computers
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