Do you want relevant, valuable work experience in your chosen field?
Do you want to be given real project work from day one?
Do you want to enhance your interpersonal skills?

If yes, then the Bentley Industrial Placement Programme could be for you.

The Industrial Placement Programme is designed for University students whose course enables them to spend a year in industry. If you are looking for a rewarding career in a fast-moving industry with a leading global brand, it could offer you a vital first step on the career ladder.

Join us for a 12 month placement that will develop your knowledge, technical skills and interpersonal skills. You can expect an enthralling mixture of on-the-job projects, workshops and team activities that together will develop the skills you need for the future.


We offer placements in a wide range of departments. These normally include Engineering, Quality, Purchase, Production, Logistics, HR, Finance, IT, Sales & Marketing and Production Planning. The list may change each year according to business needs – more information will be available in October when recruitment begins. 


We are still recruiting for some Industrial Placement positions for 2015. Applications for 2016 will be accepted from October 2015 onwards. Click here to see current vacancies.


We offer a competitive salary, 34 days holiday (including bank holidays), subsidised gym and restaurant facilities.  To find out more, visit our Q&A section ­– or use the tabs on the left to find out what our recent placement students have to say in their profiles.