Instead of an internship or placement with an employer, why not think about setting up your own business or working for yourself during your third year?
Enterprise Placement Year is an alternative placement where you can spend the year exploring, researching and starting in business or self-employment.
You don’t need an earth-shattering new idea – this isn’t Dragons’ Den – just enthusiasm and ambition!
Enterprise Placement Year (EPY) runs from September until June. You will be based in our Enterprise Hub (BIC2/19) and will have the support of The Enterprise Team throughout the year. We'll work closely with you to help you develop your ideas and make a success of your business.
Enterprise Placement Year is a competitive scheme - there are only 20 places available across the whole University.
What will the year involve?
Throughout EPY you will be expected to:
How to apply
Applications for EPY 2020/21 are now closed. Please check back later for details about EPY 2021/22.
Want to know more?
Get in touch or chat to your School's Placement Unit.