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WMG SME Group | Interns for Businesses

-- Find out how an intern can help your business --



Our specialist internship programme has seen over 300 projects completed with manufacturing companies across the UK. Businesses have developed new products, improved process efficiency and increased productivity.

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What sort of projects can the intern carry out?

Our multidisciplinary expertise means we are able to supervise projects in a range of areas including manufacturing, materials, product development, digital systems, Industry 4.0, automation and business models. Is there a project you would like to advance, a product that needs developing, a process that needs improving that could benefit from two months' focused support? Please challenge us.

What are the benefits?
  • Access to next generation of talent and skills
  • Access to the latest manufacturing technology
  • Support from WMG research teams
How much does it cost?

There is a fixed, one-off fee for the internship programme of £5,000 excluding VAT, which can be reduced to £3,000 for a UK SME. This cost wil include intern recruitment, attractive salary for the intern and cover dedicated support from manufacturing experts at WMG. For further details, please contact us.

Is my company eligible?
  • Must be a registered business
  • Open to companies active in manufacturing in the UK
How do I get involved?

If you are interested in securing an internship, please contact us via wmgsme@warwick.ac.uk with a brief idea of the project you would like the intern to conduct.

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-- Thank you to our programme funders --