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Recruiting Students

Funded student and graduate Internships

Funded student and graduate internships

Please note there is no longer any funding available for 2017/18. Funding will be available for 2018/19 from October 2018

The University of Salford has partnered with Santander to offer internship opportunities to University of Salford students and graduates.

The internships duration will be between 4 and 10 weeks with the intern working on a full-time or part-time basis. Full time positions are based on a 35 hour week.


Each intern under the Programme shall be paid a minimum of £300 per week based on a 35 hour week.

Santander Universities will contribute up to a maximum of £1,500 (one thousand five hundred pounds). Internships between 4 and 10 weeks will be part-funded by Santander at a rate of £150 per week to a maximum of £1,500, to be matched by the SME. These internships will not be fully funded at any point.

Employer eligibility: SMEs (small or medium sized businesses) employing less than 250 people, with a turnover of £50 million or less. They must be registered and based in the UK. Eligible organisations include companies, sole traders, partnerships and charities.

Start dates and duration: The start-dates can be flexible, but must begin before the end of October 2017.

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