Nitish PatelBSc (Hons)
City University London has a great support structure in place and has provided me with the information I needed at crucial times.
Why did you decide to do a placement while at City, University of London?
Graduates of City, University of London have high chances of being employed within the first 6 months of their graduation. This is something that attracted me towards the university, its programme of study and its placement scheme.
Where was your placement and what was your role?
I was placed at Capacitas Limited and my role was that of Junior Analyst which included the following main tasks:
- Carry out performance tests against client systems
- Advise on how the performance of their systems can be improved
- Carrying out various day-to-day administration duties.
What has been the most important thing gained from your placement?
Key Skills Acquired: Knowledge of performance testing, improvement of technical ability and carrying out business involving clients.
What do you plan to do after graduating?
Currently employed with Virgin as a software tester.
Anything else about City you would like to add?
The university has a great support structure in place and had provided me with the information I needed at crucial times.