• Internships on the Careers Portal

    The Careers Portal is a great place to find internship opportunities. Go to the Jobs tab and use the tags to filter for the opportunities that match the criteria that suits your needs. Apply for the roles that best suit you, and receive notifications for relevant opportunities.

    You can also use the Careers Portal to register for networking events and careers workshops, as well as to access careers resources in the Information Zone such as our blog.

    Careers Portal »

    Virtual internships with Forage

    Virtual Internship programs replicate work at top companies, and connect students to the companies themselves. In only 5-6 hours, learn relevant workplace tools and skills. You will also earn a certificate.

    Forage Virtual Internships »

    Internship Experience UK with Bright Network

    Internship Experience UK 2021 is now open for applications. This immersive virtual experience is designed to support you to get ahead with your career. In partnership with world-leading employers, industry leaders and government departments, those who participate will gain exclusive insights into one or more of eight different sectors on the three-day virtual experiences that can be completed online.

    Participants will benefit from the opportunity to connect with industry leading employers  such as Google, Amazon, PWC and EY, and will gain a certificate of completion which can be added to your CV and/or LinkedIn.

    Live Experience's will run between 28th June and 22nd July 2021, but if you aren't able to attend the live experience, you can still take part with  Internship Experience UK On Demand (applications close on 27th July and must be completed before 13th August).

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    Volunteer opportunities

    Volunteering is an excellent way to gain work experience and skills that will make you more employable, as well as networking opportunities. By connecting with a charitable cause, you demonstrate motivation and initiative - as well as developing vital skills throughout your volunteering activities such as team work, communication and problem solving skills. Take a look at the current opportunities on the Volunteer Portal, or send an email to to get started.

    Volunteer Portal »

    Need additional support?

    You can talk to our team if you would like additional support with searching for jobs and work experience, from internships and part-time work for when you’re studying to graduate opportunities for when you’ve left Oxford Brookes. We can help to point you in the right direction if you are feeling overwhelmed or confused by your current options, or can help to get you started if you are not sure where to begin, and can tailor our support to your chosen career area and degree. Send us an email with your query at