Careers Service

Hosting a PhD Intern on Campus

The Employ.ed for PhDs internship programme offers your School/department the opportunity to access high-level research and analytical skills from independent and motivated PhD students.

Guidance for hosting your PhD intern on campus

These paid, part-time opportunities can be advertised all year round and are designed to fit round the students’ research commitments.  Following our guidance on the pages (below) will help you get the most out of your internship.

Developing your project brief - what makes a good PhD internship?

Key considerations and questions to ask in the initial stages of planning for a PhD internship.

Recruiting a PhD intern - best practice

An overview of the recruitment process and how we can support you with this.

Managing your intern

This guide covers the induction, review stages and the final tasks of a PhD internship.