Every Harper Adams degree includes a placement year in industry. Find out how you can boost your business and support future talent.
Every degree course at Harper Adams includes a placement year. Why? Because we know you, as employers, want graduates who have both real world experience and know their subject inside out. During their year in industry students take on the sorts of challenges they'll face when they're working for you. They learn how to communicate effectively, solve problems, make decisions, work independently and in teams, manage money and even staff. So by the time they graduate they have the confidence to get stuck in from day one.
Offering a placement gives employers the opportunity to:
Our Placement Team is here to support both our students and our valued placement providers every step of the way, including:
The world needs new talent, and when you offer a scholarship you are helping to nurture the future of individuals, the sector, the wider world and your own business. You could choose to offer a cash scholarship (covering or making a contribution toward tuition fees), or both cash and a placement year. Some companies also offer students a job after they graduate.
Our Development Trust is here to support our valued scholarship providers every step of the way. To find out how you can help our students while benefiting your business get in touch for a chat.
Development Trust Office
Tel: +44 (0)1952 81 5095