Australia internships - for University of Wolverhampton

Apply now for one of 10 fully funded Australia virtual internships

University of Wolverhampton in collaboration with Santander have funding for 10 people to complete internships with Australian businesses, this winter for FREE!

Your Virtual Australia internship

Your chance to gain real work experience with an Australian host company, develop skills and boost your CV. 

If you’re a student or recent graduate from the University of Wolverhampton, simply submit your CV and cover letter on our Apply Now page and a member of the Placement Year International team will contact you to confirm more details of the programme and outline the next steps of the process.

After the application closes, Placement Year International and the University will select the lucky candidates who will receive the funding and get to work on finalising a great internship to complete in early 2022!

Application deadline: Sunday 12th December 2021

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What type of experience can you gain?

You can choose the type of internship from the following areas: 

  • Accounting
  • Administration
  • Engineering
  • Graphic and Web design
  • Finance
  • HR
  • IT / Software development
  • Logistics
  • Marketing / Online marketing / Social media
  • PR & Communications

Got a question? Contact us now!

Benefits of a fully funded Virtual Australia internship

Thank you to Santander for funding for 10 Virtual Australia Internships!

Benefits you will receive include:

  • Gain real work experience to help kick-start your career
  • Choose the type of experience you want
  • Flexible start dates from December 2021 to March 2022
  • Develop your skills and industry knowledge
  • Add an Australian business to your CV
  • Make contacts for the future
  • Flexible working hours – you choose the working hours to fit around your life at home
  • Continue studying or working alongside the internship if you want to
  • No visa required
  • Open to undergraduates and graduates
  • Includes CV development and interview training
  • No covid disruptions
  • Get an internship worth £750 free of charge

Apply Now Find out more

We keep our application process simple to make it fast, secure and easy for you and us.

What training and support can I expect?

Initial training and weekly video calls are part of the experience.

Placement Year International will discuss your work preferences and answer all your questions in a video call before you join.

We will then match you with a suitable host company in Sydney and arrange a video call with your work supervisor at the company so you can ask any questions you have about the business, your role, what training you’ll receive and so on.

Your host company will nominate a member of staff to be your work supervisor. They will give you initial training at the start of your internship and have regular video calls with you to give feedback on your work, answer your questions and discuss your tasks and progress.

At the end you will receive a certificate and references.

Want to ask a question? Contact us now!

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Is there a fee & what’s included?

The normal price is £750 but Santander will cover this fee for 10 people.

The only thing you will pay is a refundable £200 deposit to ensure your commitment to the programme. This is refunded 100% when you complete your internship.

What’s included:

  • Professional internship for 2 months with a real business in Australia
  • Real work experience in an industry of your choice
  • CV and cover letter development
  • Help improving your interview technique 
  • Video call with your host company
  • Agreement signed with your host company
  • Video calls with our friendly UK staff to help you prepare for your internship
  • Ongoing training and feedback from your host company
  • Video calls with your host company supervisor in Australia (at least 1x / week)
  • Support from our friendly expert staff before & during internship
  • Certificate of completion
  • References

Got a Question? Contact us Find out more

We are here to answer your questions. Send us a message or call us on +44 (0)1273 710569.

How do I apply? 

It’s easy and quick!

Complete our short application form including uploading your CV and Cover Letter. Please clearly state in your Cover Letter which destination and type of placement you are interested in.

Got more questions? Send us a message!

Placement Year International - apply now!

Jason Billam - Plymouth University

“I wanted to personally thank you for all the help you've given me the last few months, and for allowing me to have this fantastic opportunity.”

Jason Billam - Plymouth University

"Thank you very much for everything, you found the internship I really wanted."

Gabriela Arevalo, Swiss Hotel Management School (SHMS)

Alex Smarsch - Oxford Brookes University

“I arrived at the Sheraton hotel and there are no words to describe how amazing this place is and how well they treat me. I hope my work here makes up for the good treatment I get!”

Alex Smarsch - Oxford Brookes University

"I would really like to thank you for being so involved in finding my internship. It was a great thing to discover your program."

Marko Djukic - Switzerland

Jason Billam - Plymouth University
“I have always wanted to travel with my work, and experience different cultures and lifestyles. China is now a place with so much to offer due to its phenomenal growth in the last few decades.”

Jason Billam - Plymouth University

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