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Funded internships with Santander

Paid-for work experience with small to medium sized business (SME) for 4 to 8 weeks based on full time hours. 

Part time options are available, working patterns are decided between the student and the company. 

The scheme is only open to final year students or graduates.


  • gain valuable experience by contributing to a real business project
  • develop new skills

  • gain an insight into an industry

  • develop strong links with a company opening up potential for future employment.


Participants of the Santander Internship Scheme will be paid a minimum of £315 per week, based on a 35 hour week unless located within the boroughs of Greater London which has separate terms. 

Getting started

Cardiff Met students and graduates can arrange an internship in one of three ways:

  1. register your interest by subscribing to our mailing list and keep up to date with current opportunities
  2. log into MetHub to view and apply for current Santander Internships - the company will then manage the shortlisting and interviewing
  3. arrange an internship with a desired company (making sure they meet the company requirements) and ask them to contact santanderplacements@cardiffmet.ac.uk or call 0292 041 6542 to register for the scheme.

*Funding differs for internships located within the boroughs of Greater London, please speak to the team for more information.