The School of Arts and Social Sciences is dedicated to ensuring that its students leave City with the experience and tools needed to be competitive and successful graduates. Working closely with the City Careers Department and UK and International industry leaders the school is continuously developing the opportunities available to ensure students have access to work-based learning, internships and employability-enhancing services.
Placements and Internships
SASS have a number of programmes with integrated placement activity which include:
Integrated Professional Training Programme
Every undergraduate student has the opportunity to extend their degree to 4 years, gaining work experience through a placement or internship during their 3rd year at City. This is called the Integrated Professional Training Programme.
Successful completion of this programme will result in the adjustment of your degree to BA/BSc in…with Integrated Professional Training
By completing this programme students are able to put their learning into practice in a work context and develop important industry contacts and networks, which may lead to future employment opportunities.
This is particularly useful for international students wishing to gain work experience in the UK.
On-course placement opportunities
Find out more about our Graduates and how studying at the School of Arts and Social Sciences helped them in their chosen career.