Work Experience placements at The Rutherford Appleton Laboratory
The Rutherford Appleton Laboratory (RAL) offers one or two week work experience placements between April and August to over 100 Year 10, 11, 12 and 13 (Pre-IB, IB 1 and IB 2) students each year, from many local schools and around the country. Longer placements are available for Year 12 and Year 13 students over the summer. As far as possible students are placed depending on their interests indicated on the application form.
Before you apply, please ensure that you have thought about how you will travel to the laboratory if you are successful in getting a placement.
Details on how to find Rutherford Appleton Laboratory.
How to apply for work experience at RAL
Applications for the 2016/17 work experience programme at RAL are now open. To apply, please complete the application form. Applications will stay open until 31 December 2016. After this we will try to find supervisors for students. All applicants will hear from us by 17 March 2017.
We have a number of departments offering placements at RAL.
- Accelerator Science and Technology Centre
- Central Laser Facility
- ISIS (neutron and muon source)
- Particle Physics
- RAL Space
- Research Complex at Harwell
- Scientific Computing
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