Find out when the Career Lab programme will be running this year.
You can see when our programmes will be running in the table below.
|Student application period||Programme||Summary||Eligible students||Programme runs|
|Career Lab Launch||Join us for the Career Lab Launch to be the first to learn about the exciting opportunities as part of Career Lab 2022/23.||All undergraduate students||9 November 2022|
|Applications closed on 17 November 2022||Global Mentoring Programme||Students and graduates are mentored by a Sussex graduate who is working in a role or sector that is of interest.||Final year and recent graduates of up to three years after graduation||December 2022 to April 2023|
|November-January 2023||Spring Student Consultancy (part-time)||Mixed team of students working on a live project brief set by an external organisation. 25 hours over four weeks (living expenses paid)||Year 3, final year, and taught postgraduates||20 February to 17 March 2023|
|Spring 2023||Insight Days||Visit a local employer at their workplace and learn about their different roles, departments and industry.||Foundation and year 1||Spring/Summer 2023|
|Spring 2023||Global International Learning Summer School||Two/three weeks studying at an international university.||Foundation and year 1||Summer vacation 2023|
|N/A||Work Experience Preparation Programme||Build your careers confidence with bespoke sessions to support your applications for Career Lab programmes and beyond.||All undergraduate students||Ongoing|
|November-January 2023||Frontrunner Inclusive Leadership Training||Three half-day intensive leadership training from Common Purpose.||Year 3 and final year||7-9 February 2023|
|February-March 2023||Junior Research Associate Scheme||Eight weeks in summer working on a real-life research project at the University of Sussex||Year 2 and penultimate year||Summer vacation 2023|
|January-February 2023||Introduction to Digital Skills||Fully-funded, bite-sized course over half a day, where you can develop your digital and creative skills.||Foundation, year 1, year 2 and penultimate year||March 2023|
|March-April 2023||Digital Accelerator||Full-time, fully-funded, fast-track training programme over three weeks.||Graduates only (i.e. final year students graduating in Summer 2023)||June/July 2023|
|March-June 2023||UK summer internships||Six or eight weeks (or PT equivalent) paid internship working for a UK employer||Year 2 and penultimate year||Summer vacation 2023|
|March-April 2023||Online Global Summer Internship||Four weeks remote work experience with an international employer (living expenses paid)||Year 2, penultimate year, year 3 and final year||Summer vacation 2023|
|March-May 2023||Summer Student Consultancy (full-time)||Mixed team of students working on a live project brief set by an external organisation. 25 hours over two weeks (living expenses paid)||Year 3, final year and taught postgraduates||5-16 June 2023|