The Links Office manages the work placement activity for students in the College of Tourism and Arts.
Each year, almost 500 students undertake work placements all over the world, and the Links Office oversees the placement and monitoring of these students.
In addition to managing work placements, the office co-ordinates and manages a schools liaison programme, alumni activities and other regional projects.
Work Placement Durations:
Students on most degree programmes undertake a 12 week work placement after year one, and a 30 week international work placement during or after year two.
Work Placement Locations:
The College of Tourism and Arts has links with placement providers in Ireland, UK, France, Spain, Belgium, the US and many more countries.
International Work Placements:
For a flavour of what students can expect from an overseas placement, click on one of the links below to view the websites of some of our international work placement providers:
Jurys Inn, Glasgow & Edinburgh
Le Manoir au Quat' Saisons, Oxford
Chateau de Brindos, Biarritz
Hotel le Crillon, Paris
Hotel Gloria Palace Amadores, Gran Canaria
Hotel Princesa Yaiza, Lanzarote
Hotel Hesperia, Lanzarote
Newport Harbour Group, Rhode Island
Broken Sound Club, Florida
Hilton Rye Town, New York
Leuven Institute for Ireland in Europe
Hotel Phoenicia, Valetta
Radisson Blu, Berlin