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UEL funded internship scheme

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UEL-funded internship scheme

Do you have a project that’s been on the backburner far too long? Are you looking for temporary support? Do you want to offer UEL students the opportunity to improve their employability skills and acquire work experience?

Take on an intern for free funded by the University of East London.


  • Free intern for 12 weeks
  • 14 hrs per week paid for by UEL (£10.55 per hour)
  • Gain new and innovative ideas from the next generation of talent
  • Engage with our diverse student population
  • Free end-to-end recruitment service
When the scheme opens details will be available for employers who are registered on the UEL Employment. Sign up here to receive further information about the UEL Funded Internship Scheme.


Student quote:

‘The UEL Funded Internship Scheme has given me valuable skills and more importantly valuable experience which I can now take with me as a testament of what my capabilities are when looking for further job opportunities.’  Junior Natty – Level 6 Business Management

Employer quotes:

‘It's really boosted our workforce and great to offer such a skilled individual some funds whilst we grow as a company’  
– Vidicrew,  July 2018

“The UEL Internship Scheme provides an opportunity to engage with talented students, introducing new ideas and skills to our business. This year, following a very competitive interview process, we invited a UEL Creative Writing student, to join our marketing and operations team. Following a successful internship, we were pleased to offer him a permanent role.” – Build Recruitment, July 2018

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