Skip to main content
a physician looking through equipment

For Students

Our mission is to help you transform your hard won physics expertise into career success. This can be through helping you access work experience opportunities, connecting with employers and tailored careers support.

We help you throughout your degree, during your first job, and beyond.

Contact us

How We Can Help You

Useful Tools and Guidance

Latest News & Events

WRIPA Recruitment and Placement Virtual Fair 2021
a student and employer looking at a laptop

Great news! Mark your diary and save the date for the #WRIPAfair2021. Taking place Wednesday 13th October, 1 – 4pm. Are you an employer looking to meet with the brightest physics talent in the North? Then go to the WRIPA fair to register and secure your spot.

Opportunities in the Space Sector
a person holding a phone

Looking for a graduate role? Explore the wealth of global job opportunities available in the space sector via Space Individuals check out the current vacancies here;

Living Autism Workshops
living autism logo

Thank you to Living Autism who we’ve worked with over the past month to run employability workshops for physics students from the University of York. The sessions were hosted by Manar Matusiak, MD at Living Autism and Dr Jonathan Vincent, from York St John University. The workshops helped students to identify and match their strengths to the expectations of employers.

WRIPA has put on trips, talks, fairs and many other events that have helped massively into me now being on the NHS STP for medical physics. I came to university not knowing what I wanted to do with my physics degree and now with the help of WRIPA I'm leaving university with my dream job.

We Have Placed Students At

BAE Logo
IBM logo
lloyds banking group logo
NHS logo
rolls royce logo
tpp logo
uk atomic energy authority logo
pwc logo

Student Advisors

If you are looking for tailored support, our team of Student Advisors will help you with any career related questions. Please contact the relevant advisor for your university.

samantha pugh headshot

Dr

Samantha Pugh

mark felgate headshot

Mark Felgate