I am reading a specific subject - are there any placements in specific fields?
Placements can be available across the full spectrum of the Institute's work. Please register your interest for our Student Placements on the Sanger Jobsite to ensure you receive notification of all opportunities as they become available.
I am a non-EU student stdying at a University outside of the UK. Am I eligibile for your Placement Scheme?
No, unfortunately the Institute is not able to sponsor students from non EEA countries.
I am a non-EU student stdying at a University inside of the UK. Am I eligibile for your Placement Scheme?
Yes, you are be eligible if you are supported by a student visa which allows you to work outside of term-time.
Do you support the Amgen and Erasmus Programmes?
Yes, we do offer support to these programmes. Please follow the guidance provided by these programmes to apply for a placement at the Sanger Institute.
Are students who are completing a Masters Degree eligible to apply for a summer placement?
Yes Masters students are eligible for the Summer Placement Scheme.
Can students apply for the Sandwich Placement Scheme if on a year out between first degree and PhD study?
No, unfortunately our Sandwich Placement Scheme is only for students who are required to undertake a year in a work placement as part of their first degree.
I did not get an email to confirm you have received my application. What should I do?
All candidates should receive an email when they successfully submit an application. Please check you have fully completed your application before contacting a member of the Institute's HR Team: firstname.lastname@example.org
Can I provide my Letter of Recommendation from my Course Tutor with my application?
Yes, you can submit a copy under the 'Attach Documents' section of the online application form.
Do you accept speculative applications for your undergraduate and school placements?
No I'm afraid we do not accept speculative applications or CVs. For Sandwich and Summer Placements please register your interest via the Sanger Jobsite. For work experience, please contact the Employability Partnership.