Department of Business and Management


A placement can help focus your mind on the sort of career you are interested in, provide valuable work experience and give you an advantage in the job market.

Employers benefit from having access to enthusiastic new recruits bringing energy and innovative ideas to the workplace. Placements can be UK-based or international.

Victoria SwansonGet ahead with a placement year

‘My placement has definitely helped in terms of direction and it’s been great to have the experience. I’ve learned a lot at Sussex which is theory based and it’s good to know I can put it into practice in an actual company.’

Victoria Swanson
Industrial Trainee (Procurement), Pfizer
BSc International Business (with a professional placement year)


For more information about our placements, contact:

Ian Pierson 
Placement Officer
T (01273) 873619 (ext. 3619)