Postgraduate Research Administrative Assistant – University of Exeter


What were your main duties and responsibilities during the course of your internship?

Managing PGR admissions for all the departments in the College of Life and Environmental Sciences. I processed all applications, managed studentship advertisement, interviews and appointments and arranged meetings.

What would you say was your biggest achievement over the course of your internship?

I learnt a lot about how a university runs, how studentships are funded and people are appointed.

What benefits did your internship bring to your employer?

I helped lighten the workload for the other members of staff.