The INTRA system puts the students last

March 3, 2020

If you’ve come across the INtegrated TRaining internship programme, which is a way of academically assessing students in a workplace relating to their chosen field, you will often hear them debating over a bad job (that pays) or a good job (which doesn’t, and which you are unlikely to get a permanent place in after working for them).


Surviving as a student in the working world

March 20, 2019

Being very young in a new workplace can be tough. There could be bias against a new person if some employees have the attitude of ‘They won’t be as good because I’m older I know more.’


How taxing is an internship

October 11, 2017

While most of my peers were out at festivals, working in summer camps abroad or travelling around Europe, I spent my summer working in an accountancy, audit and tax firm and I loved it. Though

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Mathew Davey – SU Spread

September 27, 2017

The new VP for Education and Placement Mathew Davey spoke to The College View about his plans for the upcoming year. 

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What to wear for an internship?

April 5, 2017

For those of you who are unsure how to dress for your upcoming intra placement or internships this summer, writer Niamh Dunne takes a look at appropriate office wear that will have you blending into


The Great Debate: Unpaid internships are worth the experience

November 18, 2015

It is a known fact that internships are a great addition to any CV or LinkedIn profile. Regardless of pay having an impressive internship can put you ahead of your competitors, as it shows determination, dedication and a good work ethic.