Careers & Employability Team

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About the Award

Continuously improving our services for students is vital to ensure we give them access to the best resources and opportunities. For this reason, rewarding the increased commitment provided by a university department, placement or careers service in helping students apply and maximise their work experience opportunities is at the top of our list.

Why They Won

  • Their focus on the importance of work experience is clear in their commitment to first years, with a year-on-year increase of 1,400 more first years, now able to undertake work experience as part of their degree course
  • Their student-first approach was evident with their strategy to employing a range of students as career coaches, which has doubled the interactions at the service
  • Their vision for setting students up for success has seen attendance at employer events for undergraduates increase by 75% over the past three years


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A word from the Sponsor


As a leading global technology organisation, SAP is at the centre of today’s technology revolution, developing innovations that not only help businesses run like never before, but also improve the lives of people everywhere. SAP is proud to sponsor this year’s Award and understands the importance of providing access to business experience to help develop its workforce of tomorrow. 

It’s hugely exciting to see more and more universities developing their initiatives. A huge congratulations to the winner of this Award!