Airbus in the UK is once again opening its virtual doors and inviting students to take part in the Airbus digital work experience programme from 21 November to 5 December.
The programme enables Airbus to provide accredited work experience to young people, aimed at students aged between 14-19, no matter where they live. Anyone can register to join and we would like to encourage as many students as possible to participate – please help us spread the word by sharing the link or promoting via your social media channels.
- Programme dates: 21st November – 5th December
- Application deadline:17th November
The purpose of this programme is to encourage and inspire students to consider studying STEM subjects, as well as giving them an understanding and insight into the exciting world of aerospace and the career opportunities this could lead to.
Analysis from this Summer’s programme showed:
- 2,088 students enrolled
- 10,290 hours students spent engaged with the programme
- 7,339 modules were completed
- 1,168 students completed at least one module
- 704 students completed all modules and submitted all assignments
Why Should Students Choose this Programme?
Feedback from students:
” I cannot thank you guys enough for this course, it has greatly helped me gain knowledge in the industry and I am excited to use these skills in the future”
“I would like to thank you sincerely for giving me the opportunity to participate in such an interactive and relevant work experience in my area of interest”
Help develop the UK’s economic growth
Investment in future skills is crucial to the UK’s economic growth and prosperity – so far this year Airbus has recruited more than 420 early careers (apprentices, graduates and interns) and that number will increase next year. Prior to Covid, we attended and ran hundreds of STEM activities in schools and are delighted to have been able to restart them again this year.
Would you like to become a WEAF member?
As a WEAF member you will get full access to exclusive and valuable information, plus greater networking opportunities.
Being part of the WEAF community means becoming part of one of the largest aerospace, defence and advanced engineering clusters in Europe.
Joining WEAF will bring you exclusive and valuable benefits in all areas of this fast growing industry.