Made in Middlesex

A selection of success stories from students and graduates that we’ve supported:



Testimonials feedback and comments from some of the people we’ve supported. Continue reading

Photo of Petrana on her placement with BBC LondonYour placement stories: News production for BBC London. A Journalism graduate describes her experience of making news for TV & radio with BBC London. Continue Reading



ShanicePlacement success stories: Mentoring with City Year & making a difference to children’s lives A Psychology student describes her experience of working as a mentor for City Year UK. Continue reading



LubnaPlacement success stories: A year with Citizen’s Advice Witness Service. A Psychology student describes their year-long work experience placement with Citizen’s Advice Witness Service at Wood Green Crown Court. Continue reading



Ritchie RamnialPlacement success stories: ‘Software engineering with Thales group’. A 3rd-year Computer Systems Engineering student describes his 12-month industrial work placement with Thales Group. Continue reading




AthosPlacement success stories: ‘My year with Rutherford Appleton Laboratory’. A second-year computer science undergraduate describes their work experience with The Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC). Continue reading



Mechatronics Labs 144Placement success stories: Robotics in the business world. An insight in to Design Engineering / Mechatronics work placements. We follow an MDX undergraduate as she applies her technology skills in the workplace. Continue reading




sam croppedInto the woods: ‘My work experience with Essex Wildlife Trust’. An MDX Biology undergraduate describes her woodland work experience working alongside rangers at a Site of Special Scientific Interest. Continue reading


Emmanuel Keboh‘It blows my mind’: The journey of a Computer Networks undergraduate on placement with Goldman Sachs. Emmanuel Keboh – 2nd year BSc Computer Network undergraduate- describes his work experience placement with Goldman Sachs’ Software Development Team. Continue reading


jennifer-browneGraduate success stories: ‘My path to becoming a set designer & dresser.’ A Theatre Arts graduate explains how she found work by completing a placement. Continue reading