York St John London Campus
Professional experience year
Develop your skills with a professional experience year.
Choose what to do for your professional experience year from the options below.
An industry placement is always a great way to gain practical experience. On placement you can increase your commercial awareness, industry contacts and career portfolio.
During your placement, you will work with a company related to your degree. Based in the capital, you will have access to some of the most influential companies shaping the world around us. Work with companies from Silicon Roundabout, a cluster of high-tech companies and ambitious entrepreneurs, to The Square Mile, the historic financial district and home to the London Stock Exchange and Bank of England. If you are looking to explore your creative side, East London is dominated by leading creative agencies. Our London campus itself is located in the heart of the design district.
You are moments away from your dream career.
Venture Creation Lab programme
Our Venture Creation Lab (VCL) programme is a start-up and leadership accelerator programme developed and delivered by entrepreneurs and industry professionals.
You will develop skills such as effective communication, influencing, negotiation, change management, accountability and coaching.
Whether you are looking to start your company or develop your entrepreneurial mindset, the VCL programme will equip you with the right tools and knowledge for success.
Find out more on the Venture Creation Lab page.