Programme and Apply

We look for people who:

  • Are studying towards a degree in a technical, commercial or construction discipline
  • Demonstrate talent, drive and enthusiasm
  • Are confident, articulate, dynamic and commercially aware
  • Have a true passion for the industry
  • Can quickly develop practical skills and knowledge

Applications have now closed. Applications for Sandwich Year Placements will reopen in September 2018.

We offer undergraduates 12 month placement opportunities in a variety of departments. Supported by industry experts whilst gaining hands-on experience, our placements provide the platform to  implement course theory in a practical setting.

Spending a year in industry as part of your degree is highly rewarding and provides you with a platform to implement course theory in a practical setting. Supported by industry experts you will be working
on live projects, gaining hands on experience and enhancing personal development in a nurturing environment. You will expand your industry knowledge which will support you in future studies and provide the foundations to pursue a successful career in the construction industry.

Our industrial placements are available in the following departments:

  • Technical
  • Commercial (Quantity Surveying)
  • Construction

What happens after your year with us?

Our year in industry complements our graduate scheme and will give you an excellent foundation for continuing your career with Berkeley Group. On successfully completing your placement and achieving your degree you will be given the opportunity to return to Berkeley Group and join our award winning graduate scheme. The majority of our industrial placement students are offered a position on the graduate scheme and return to Berkeley group on completion of their degree.

Berkeley will be attending the following events on campus, come down and meet former alumni and our current graduates and recruitment team and let us answer any questions you may have.

CASS UniversityCareers FairWednesday 26th September
Robert GordonCareers FairTuesday 9th October
Reading UniversityCareers FairWednesday 10th October
WestminsterCareers FairThursday 11th October
Herriot WattCareers FairThursday 11th October
Oxford Brookes CareersCareers FairMonday 15th October
Sheffield UniversityCareers FairTuesday 16th October
Bristol UWECareers FairWednesday 17th October
UCL - Engineering and Built EnvironmentCareers FairMonday 22nd October
Bristol UWECareers FairWednesday 24th October
Nottingham UniversityCareers FairThursday 25th October
Nottingham Trent UniversityCareers FairWednesday 31st October
Loughborough UniversityCareers FairWednesday 31st October
Reading UniversityCareers FairTuesday 13th November
Portsmouth UniversityCareers FairMonday 5th November
Kingston UniversityCareers FairWednesday 10th October
University West LondonCareers FairTuesday 13th November