Work Based Learning 5-Week Placements

Could your organisation benefit from a five week unpaid placement?  Would you like to get involved with a scheme that helps nurture the next generation of employees?

The Work Based Learning (WBL) module at the University of Chester has been successfully bringing student talent and businesses together for over 20 years…

“The provision of work-based learning at Chester is exemplary. It gives the university a competitive edge in terms of the offer made to students.”

External Examiner, WB5101 module

“Keep working with the WBL programme and eventually you’ll have a team of stars.

Operations Manager, Abode Hotels

“We are extremely lucky to be part of a University which provides such a worthwhile and enriching experience to all its students.”

Henry, History & Politics Student

The placement may take the form of a particular project or piece of research, or involve the student in the daily routine and running of an organisation or department.  Please check our Get Involved section for placement criteria.

Use the link to access the offer form or for more information and a list of participating degrees download our placements leaflet. You can also contact the WBL team on 01244 512100 or email

We look forward to working with you.