Information for students

Students on this programme will be eligible to apply for an eight-week work placements with one of a range of host institutions including the Scottish Government, NHS Scotland and a range of third and private sector employers.

Work placements are designed to allow you to use you data skills applied in a real world setting

Work placements are offered during the summer of year 3. They are not credit bearing, but you can use them for an Edinburgh Award. You might want to draw on the experience for your dissertation, which you write in year 4.

We work closely with the Careers Service to equip you for the application and interview process.

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