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Soil, Water & Air Quality Testing

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Geography students from University of Bristol spend January-April each year working on air, soil and water quality research projects for organisations in the city, including members of Bristol Green Capital Partnership. In previous years parks groups, local environmental groups, Bristol Zoo and Bristol City Council…

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Environmental Consultancy

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Both universities offer free Environmental Consultancy support: University of Bristol MSc Environmental Policy & Management students work in teams between January-May 2019 to solve challenges from the very local (e.g. urban transport policies) to the global (e.g. multilateral emissions agreements). Past partners have included the Bristol City…

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Planning & Urban Design Consultancy

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Planning & Urban Design Placements UWE Bristol BA Architecture & Planning and MA Planning students are available for 5-6 week placements commencing mid-April each year. They can work individually or as part of a team, supporting your organisation with the implementation of planning policy. In…

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Funded Internships

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Match funding is available from both universities to support organisations to provide quality work experience opportunities for students. Varying levels of funding are available for part- and full-time student and graduate internships. We have developed guidance on funding, recruiting and supporting meaningful student internships: Funding, recruiting…

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GIS & remote sensing applications

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UWE Bristol final year Geography students work live project briefs for their spatial research unit which culminated in an online ESRI Story Map presentation. Briefs can come from any organisation, including businesses, public sector bodies and community groups. In the past, students have worked on projects for Bedminister…

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Sustainable development consultancy

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UWE Bristol MSc Sustainable Development in Practice and MSc Environmental Management students undertake a 30-day project on a quasi-consultancy basis. These students can offer a wide range of skills to businesses, research organisations or voluntary and third sector organisations. Students can undertake tasks such as:…

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Business Consultancy

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University of Bristol and UWE Bristol have opportunities for local organisations to gain free business support from students. Projects typically involve students undertaking research with the host organisation to deliver a project that explores a real business need. University of Bristol Do you need help creating…

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Physics Research Challenge

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BSc Physics students at the University of Bristol opt to take an Industrial Group Project as part of their final year. Students work in small teams to investigate a physics-related problem set out by an industrial/community partner. These projects happen over a semester and students…

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Software & App Development

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University of Bristol Computer Science students develop their skills in a simulated software consultancy role for a real world client. This is a fantastic opportunity for individuals and organisations to benefit from free software or app development whilst giving students an opportunity to practice the…

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