School of Business Undergraduate Work Placements

At undergraduate level, work placements are available for the below listed programs with leading employers in conjunction with the Maynooth University Placement Office.  

Placement is available for the following programmes: Accounting & Finance, Business & Accounting, Business & Management, Entrepreneurship, Equine Business, Finance, International Finance & Accounting, International Business, Law & Accounting, Law & Business, Marketing, Quantitative Finance. Study Year Abroad is open also to Bachelor of Arts’ students. 

Benefits of Undertaking a Work Placement
Undertaking a work placement affords students the opportunity to put theory into practice, as well as to learn new skills and acquire new knowledge. Work placements also enhance students' employability upon graduation, by helping them to expand their professional network and to become more independent, responsible, and self-aware. 

How to apply
In 2nd year, the Placement office will put out a call for applications for placement.  Placement Office Application Proces: Academic Year 2020/2021   

Further information
Once the deadline has passed then students registered will attend placement classes, submit a CV, in addition they will be provided access to Placement information (normally on Moodle).  Other details will be provided along with placement opportunities as they arise. Placement opportunities offered by employers are competitive and normal involve an interview.  

The Placment Co-Ordinator in the School of Business is Paola Zappa 

The Placement Office is located in the Arts Block, (right had side of main entrance (opposite Careers Office).
They can be contacted via email at