You can carry out a beneficial placement within your Environmental Sciences degree giving you the experience to create a stand-out CV.
Our Environmental Sciences BSc and Environmental Sciences MSci programmes both offer a unique compressed degree in which you can carry out two placements over three years where you’ll earn a graduate level salary. You can also carry out a traditional one-year placement within a four-year degree.
You’ll have the potential opportunity to work within government organisations who help create better places for people and wildlife, as well as support sustainable development in the UK.
As a result of our strong industry connections, the Environmental Agency offers placement opportunities to students on our Environmental Sciences BSc and Environmental Sciences MSci courses as well those on our Environmental Management MSc.
You’ll really benefit from having this professional experience in your field of study as it makes you a much more appealing candidate to future employers.
All in all, you graduate from Brunel with a strong scientific background and industry experience with the skill to analyse, evaluate and propose potential solutions to environmental problems across the geographical spectrum.
Choose your Environmental Sciences degree
I’ve carried out a paid placement at the Environment Agency. I was able to apply as Brunel has a really good relationship with them and I was also given a lot of support from the Professional Development Centre to apply and prepare for the interview.
Patrycja, Environmental Sciences BSc