Learn about the University of Sheffield's internship scheme

The University of Sheffield wants to make the transition from academia to the workplace easier, which is why it offers a Graduate Internship programme for Sheffield graduates.

University of Sheffield Graduate Internship programme

The University of Sheffield's Graduate Internship programme is a paid, full time placement available to students who have graduated from an Undergraduate course from the University of Sheffield within the last academic year.  

The programme lasts for six months (January to June) and is paid at Grade 3 of the University's pay scale (£16,654 per annum pro rata).

Alongside undertaking an exciting project-based role within a University Department, you will also benefit from a dedicated skills development programme with your fellow Graduate Interns, which will help improve your graduate employability.

Graduate interns

Graduate Intern Development programme

As part of the Graduate Internship Programme, interns will complete a programme of development activities designed to help them deliver the requirements of their internship, as well as providing skills to support their future career.

Hear from the graduate interns

Interested? Find out about the kind of work you could be doing from the University of Sheffield's graduate interns, Cally from Corporate Affairs and Charlotte from Human Resources..

Become a graduate intern at the University of Sheffield

If you are looking for a top employer offering an exciting and invaluable internship, The University of Sheffield could be for you.

Read some frequently asked questions about the programme then check out the University's Career Connect page to find out when the programme next opens.


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