Wider employment opportunities

If you are a University of Portsmouth student then you have a wealth of opportunities available to you, both while you are studying for your degree and beyond.

Placements and Internship Centre – Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences


The Placements and Internship Centre is located in Park Building – room 1.16.

This newly established service is on offer to current undergraduate students within the Faculty. Work experience, internships and placements (if your course allows this) are on offer. Positions are either managed by the centre, or you will need to apply directly. The Centre can provide help in making applications and runs a varied events programme.


You may like to follow us on Twitter  or Like us on Facebook. Or come into visit the centre, which is located in room 1.16 in Park Building. To find out more, also visit this website.

Purple Door careers and recruitment

Purple Door is the University’s careers and recruitment department. This department is open to all students studying at the University of Portsmouth. Please visit their careers and recruitment website to see the latest job opportunities.


You may also like to follow Purple Door careers and recruitment on Twitter or Facebook. Or pop into see the Purple Door staff face-to-face for expert help and advice.

Online Student Common Rooms

From time-to-time, opportunities come up that are offered exclusively to University of Portsmouth students in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences. These can be found in the SLAS student common room careers section and in the SSHLS student common room careers section.