There are different placement options offered at Brunel, depending on the course that you choose to study.
This can mean a unique duration or start date, so please check what type of placement your course offers via the find your course page. You can see the different placement options below:
Thick sandwich placement (4-year degree course) Your industrial placement is incorporated into your third year so you gain work experience to take into your final year.
Thin sandwich placement (4-year degree course) The thin sandwich placement comprises two six-month placements, the first taken between your first and second year, the second between your second and third year.
Compressed sandwich (3-year degree course) The compressed sandwich (3-year course) involves completing two summer placements during both your first and second year.