Vijay Gill

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About the Award

This Award celebrates the amazing contribution that students make to large businesses across the UK. Our finalists have made a genuine, measurable impact to their business whilst on placement. And there’s £250 up for grabs for the winning student too!

Why They Won

  • Working in a technical role, Vijay developed scripts that automated service metrics which increased internal efficiencies by 78%
  • Became the first and only student to receive an internal Bronze Award for improving virtual private networks across over 100 sites
  • Championed diversity through organising and hosting various conferences, seminars and events


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A word from the Sponsor


Computacenter are proud to be sponsoring the Best Placement Student award for the 10th anniversary of the NUE Awards. Our company mission is based on ‘enabling users in a digital world’ – and that’s exactly what we do; we equip our customers with the tools and technology they need to succeed. Congratulations to the winner; what an achievement!

Our undergraduate programmes put students at the heart of our business, giving them outstanding opportunities to develop their personal and professional skills and helping them identify their future career paths. Their energy and ‘new age’ thinking is infectious and invaluable to our future!