Employability Points



In 2019-20, the Employability Points Scheme offered over 800 rewards, ranging from paid-internships and project placements to work experience and work shadowing opportunities, also including training sessions, company experiences and vouchers!

All rewards are completed during the summer break (June-September) and to apply, students must have a sufficient number of points logged on their profile by 15th March 2021.

Classification of Rewards

Reward Points required
Internship 200
Project placement 175
Work experience 150
Training 125
Work shadowing 100
Mock assessment centre 75
Company experience 75
Skills development session 50
Employability session 50
£10 Amazon voucher* 50
Sponsored 'highest points' prizes variable

*Please note, £10 Amazon vouchers are limited in quantity and cannot be guaranteed. Priority will be given to the highest scoring students.


Employability Points scheme - © University of Kent

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Last Updated: 04/09/2020