The recruitment process

Initial Contact ~ April-August

Companies will be contacted by the UCD Engineering Internship Manager with a view to arranging internships for the following year.

Student Preparation ~ September

Students are briefed and prepared for the internship applications process and interviews.

Application procedure begins ~ Early October
Students submit their CV

Application Shortlisting ~ Mid-October

Companies shortlist applications they have received and arrange to interview students.

Interviews ~ Late October

Where possible all interviews should be completed by mid November as students complete Semester 1 in late November.

Contracts Finalised ~ November/December

All contracts and agreements will be completed before students break for Christmas exams at the end of November.

Internships Begin ~ January/February

Exception ME Engineering with Business internships begin in June.