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STORIES ABOUT WHERE BRUNEL STUDENTS WORK

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Brunel University London Professional Development Centre

Jessica Sanzone
Jessica Sanzone

"I am so happy I decided to do a placement. I have improved as a person becoming more confident and hard working. It is an invaluable experience which sets you up for your future. I was given a large amount of responsibility which allowed me to progress as an employee....

Isuri Nissanka

"I got a great chance to experience the business environment, talk to experts in the field and get their opinions."...

Nathan King

"Canary Wharf and City Recruitment."...

Vandross Farinto

"The team made me feel at home and I was able to interact with professionals."...

Harshal Varsani Pic (Civil Engineering Student) Pic
Harshal Varsani

"Within the first 3-4 weeks I had already been involved in design work. I was part of one of the design teams under the structures division of the company. My team leader was also my mentor; however other team leaders and colleagues within the office were readily available and are...

Saul
Saul Parkinson

"I was given the same responsibility of a full time employee which made me feel valued and an integral part of the team. There was a lot of emphasis on personal development and stretch goals which added a lot of value to the placement. My role’s responsibilities were varied such...

Kandis Nelson photo -Sport Science
Kandis Nelson

"I loved having the ability to put teaching into practice and teach my own classes when I was able to do so, and learn from those experiences as to what I could do better for the next class. I also enjoyed being organised and having things planned in advance. It...

Joshua Dharmanandan

"I loved that I was working in a specialised and multi-disciplinary department where I was able to learn new skills from various fields. The main thing I loved was designing and implementing real life products that were used by engineers on a day to day basis."...

Warren
Warren Bath

"I was given the chance to work on high level projects and it was an excellent working environment – sports at lunch etc. The job was challenging, I was working with a variety of staff, departments and companies, and my work was thoroughly appreciated because I was assisting people."...