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#MyPlacementStory is a campaign that celebrates the contribution that BU students make in the working world. Every BU student has the opportunity to undertake a work placement as a part of their degree, and #MyPlacementStory follows the journeys of BU students undertaking their work experience. Check out their stories below.

Do you want to share your placement story? Did you have a great placement? Let us know by emailing with the tag #MyPlacementStory in the subject!

Charlotte Langton

Evelina London Children's Hospital

Charlotte studies Psychology and spent her placement year with three different organisations, one of which was in Sri Lanka #MyPlacementStory 

Jack Clarke at placement company Creditplus


Jack Clarke studies Business Studies and has spent his placement year at local business Creditplus #MyPlacementStory

Dominic Stephens RNLI placement


Dominic Stephens studies Public Relations #MyPlacementStory 

Mark Edmonds

Lockharts Solicitors

"I learnt an incredible amount during my placement…it taught me so much that I’ll be able to use moving forward in my career."

Oliver Sissons allbranded


Oliver Sissons studies Public Relations. #MyPlacementStory

Yisi Lu


Yisi Lu studies Sport Management. #MyPlacementStory

Elizabeth Falkowska


Elizabeth Falkowska studies Business Studies. #MyPlacementStory

Chloe Mulligan Virgin Media Intern Superstar of the Year

Virgin Media

Chloe Mulligan studies Business Studies. #MyPlacementStory

Donna Blake


Donna Blake studies Nutrition. #MyPlacementStory

Micah and Charles

Mr Lee's Noodles

Micah Douglas studies Events Management and Charles Cai studies Digital Effects. #MyPlacementStory

Jess Alcock

Poole Hospital

Jessica studies Operating Department Practice. #MyPlacementStory

James Harrison

Warner Bros

James Harrison studies Marketing Communication. #MyPlacementStory

Henry Cramer-Todd


Henry Cramer-Todd studies Television Production. #MyPlacementStory

Matt Neocleous

Sussex Cricket

Matt Neocleous studies Sports Management. #MyPlacementStory

Paula Ruiz

GE Aviation

Paula Ruiz studies a Master's in Engineering Project Management #MyPlacementStory

Michael Doubell #MyPlacementStory

Hampshire Police

BU student Michael Doubell is working in the crime scene investigation team at Hampshire Constabulary. #MyPlacementStory

Michael Thompsett coaching on placement

Global Premier Soccer

Michael Thompsett studies Sports Psychology and Coaching Sciences and spent his placement year in the USA. #MyPlacementStory