Valuable industry experience helps you to differentiate yourself from other graduates.
Better career prospects on graduation.
Potentially gain a better degree result in your final year, by increasing your subject knowledge whilst on placement.
Gain new knowledge and the opportunity to develop transferable skills.
Improve your finances and use money from your placement salary to help financially support you in final year.
Put the theory from your degree into practice.
Increase your understanding of the subject by using it in a real work environment.
“In my experience sandwich students return as much more mature individuals and much better able to achieve their full potential.”
- Dr.J.D.Miller, C.Chem., F.R.S.C.
Achieve an enhanced degree - important where professional registration is a career target, eg Chartered Engineer Status.