Computing Placements & Industrial Links

Placements allow students to use the skills they have developed while studying and build on them in a real world situation.

The benefits for both employers and students are huge; students learn from working alongside professionals and employers benefit from a valuable resource with valuable skills, knowledge and fresh ideas.

  • Northern Star Business Awards

    Northern Star Business Awards

    Have you had an award winning placement experience? Nominate your placement provider for the Northern Star Business Award.


  • Sponsors of the School of Computing's annual prize-giving event include: ConocoPhillips, TOTAL, SAIC, the Aberdeen branch of the British Computer Society, Codify, Sword Pragma, Nexen Petroleum, Adventi Apple Solutions, Divex and The Marcliffe Hotel and Spa.

  1. Frances Buchanan - MSc Software Technology

    Frances Buchanan - MSc Software Technology

    Frances Buchanan shares her experience of winning the Scott Trust Technology Bursary last year and encourages others to apply.

    Frances Buchanan - MSc Software Technology Software Engineering Course PgCert/PgDip/MSc