Information, Communication & Media Placements: For students

A placement as part of your degree studies is your chance to apply academic knowledge to a real life situation.

Male and female students readingPlacements are also a valuable networking opportunity where you can show off your skills to potential future employers and increase your employability when you graduate. Being on placement will also help to improve your confidence and provides the opportunity for you to develop team working and leadership skills.

Undergraduate Placement Opportunities

The following undergraduate courses have placements during year 3:

Postgraduate course Placements

Postgraduate courses with placements lasting four weeks during the second semester are:

Where are we?

The Placement Office for Aberdeen Business School is located at ABS Reception. We help to find relevant placement opportunities at local, national and sometimes international organisations.

Placement Team Contacts

Anne Pearce
Tel: +44 (0)1224 262903

Linda Leslie
Tel: +44 (0)1224 263839

Sam McKinstrie
Tel: +44 (0)1224 263069

Request a Prospectus RHS

“My placement provided me with a good opportunity to make a name for myself at a local media company.”

Richard Barron Media BA (Hons)


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