Amec Foster Wheeler. 10-12 weeks during July - September. They recruit within three main disciplines: Business, Science and Environment and Engineering.
Azko Nobel. 10-12 weeks in one of the following areas: sales, marketing, R&D, Engineering for manufacturing, HR, Infomation Technology, Purchasing, supplychain, finance
BT. 12 weeks between June and September within either Technology or Research and Innovation. Based in Ipswich.
Cambridge Consultants. 8 week summer internships for students studying technical degrees. They are a world-class supplier of innovative product development engineering and technology consulting. Most of their projects deliver protoype hardware or software.
CERN. 8-13 weeks for engineering, IT, physics or physical chemistry students
Covance. One of the largest drug development companies. They offer summer placements in their labs where you will perform degree related work. Opportunities exist in: Toxicology, animal operations, bioanalytical services, biotechnology, genetic and molecular toxicology, metabolism operations, pharmaceutical analysis, clinical operations and data managment. They have labs throughout the Uk.
Croda. Summer internships available with this speciality chemical firm.
InventivHealthclinical. Leaders in drug development. They hire students for summer placements in medical lab technology, analytical chemistry and chemistry-biology related disciplines. They are based in Maidenhead and Kent.
MBDA. (stevenage): 2-3 months in high technology engineering. You need to be studying engineering, maths or physics.
Unilver. 12 weeks on their summer placement programme.
University of Oxford. The BHF Centre of Research Excellence (CRE) in Oxford is offering a small number of vacation studentships (from any university) to carry out a research project in cardiovascular science. It is 8-10 weeks in length. Applicants from a wide range of undergraduate courses will be considered such as chemistry, biomedical sciences, statistics, biochemistry, biomedical engineering, physics, computational sciences and others.
Astra Zeneca. 10 week summer placement in Pharmaceutical Technogy and development. There are 3 different placements - Pharmacy, analytical chemistry and chemical engineering