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.