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BIS Placement

BIS Year 3 - March through August (24 weeks) 


The placement is the ideal launching pad for your future career. To date, the majority of BIS students choose to spend their work experience in the US. 

Before embarking on your business placement you will have completed three years of the BIS degree programme. Skills you will have acquired through the first three years are: 

  • Technology including Internet Development
  • Systems Analysis & Design
  • Software Development 
  • Database Development
  • Network Management 
  • Managerial & Financial Accounting
  • Economics
  • Corporate Finance
  • Business & Manufacturing Strategy

The mix of technical skills and practical business skills on the programme gives you the flexibility to work in a variety of different business roles or in a number of technical areas in - financial services, software, manufacturing, insurance and pharmaceuticals. "I found that the work experience showed me how relevant everything I had learnt over the previous two and a half years was. I found that I could easily apply what I had learnt while in college, both technical and the soft skills like group work and interpersonal communication". David Curran, BIS Graduate 

"We were greatly impressed by the breadth of their preparation, their knowledge of subject and their poise and self assurance".Director, Fidelity Investments, Boston

 

Placement Partners

For further Information contact:
Patricia Lynch
BIS Placement Manager
Phone: +353 (0)21 490 3330
Email:    plynch@ucc.ie