Cambridge University Skills Portal
Making your vacation work for you
- Vacation work, internships, employers’ vacation schemes, vacation volunteering etc (Careers Service)
Crucial subsite which includes guidance on 'making your vacation work for you' and provides ideas for activities and schemes that you can get involved with during vacations and how such activities can help enhance your transferable skills and attractiveness to potential employers in the future. Throughout the year the Careers Service also carry many advertisements for these as well as permanent opportunities in their Vacancies & Opportunities database.
- Internships (Human Resources Division)
Information about internship opportunities within the University.
- Undergraduate Research Opportunities Programme (UROP)
Positions available to undergraduate students from any department at the University with a minimum of one full academic year of their undergraduate course to complete.
- Internships or vacation placements are available through many student societies and charitable organisations, e.g. Engineers without Borders