They provide high-quality, paid placements for students in their gap year before or during their degree course.
A Year in Industry can fast track a future career, greatly improving prospects. 97% of students who have undertaken a Year in Industry feel they are more employable, as it adds massive value to a CV as well as greatly increasing confidence and maturity levels.
Oliver Farrell, Farrat’s CEO has been invited on behalf of The Institute of Mechanical Engineers to judge the North West Regional Finalists taking part in this year’s scheme.
Oliver explained: “A Year In Industry is a fantastic opportunity for students studying science, technology, engineering, maths or related subjects to gain first-hand experience of the working world, equip them with skills and help guide them on an appropriate career path.”