The Young Engineer Summer Internship Live Online

The Young Engineer Summer Internship Live Online

London • Ages 15-18

1st to 4th August 2020 OR 29th August to 1st September 2020
Live Online

The Young Engineer Summer Internship Live Online gives students aged 15-18 a 360-degree summer work experience in Engineering, from the comfort of their own home. Over the course of 4 days, you will be working with top engineers ‘Live Online’ via our state-of-the-art interactive platform.

You will experience the real-life work of an engineer, with opportunities to take part in a live engine teardown, design your own aerofoil, and develop your own innovative AI solutions to the current environmental crisis.

You will also have the opportunity to network with our engineers and ask them all your burning questions, just as you would in-person. 

Join us for a truly unique experience that will serve as an outstanding differentiator on your university and job applications, and set you up for a future as a successful engineer.

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Immersive Engineering Experiences:

  • Experience a live engine teardown and explore the fundamental aspects of automotive design
  • Design your AI solution to an environmental crisis using the latest machine learning techniques
  • Lead a space expedition into the unknown and pitch your plan to a panel of high-ranking engineers

Senior Engineers From Global Brands:

  • Be coached through the immersive experiences with engineers from world-renowned firms including Samsung, Rolls Royce and Atkins Global
  • Private virtual networking/panel sessions with these professionals, who can become vital connections for your future career

Personalised Career Coaching:

  • Bespoke career coaching: have your CV reviewed by an engineering recruitment expert and receive a dynamic, personalised development plan to reach the height of your career ambitions
  • Training on how you can get one of the most desirable jobs in engineering, starting now: A-level/IB, university and degree choices; extra-curricular activities; work experience; application and interview techniques.

    Competitive Advantage In Your University Applications:

    • Attending the internship demonstrates that you’ve gained key skills such as teamwork, problem-solving, innovation and commercial awareness.
    • Complete the online assessment after the programme and receive a personalised certificate to include in your UCAS/College applications.

    Design Your Own Virtual Internship:

    • Choose to attend the Executive Internship (4-days) or Internship (3-days)
    • Students who attend the Executive Internship will have their credentials reviewed by an engineering recruitment expert and receive a dynamic, personalised development plan so they can start tailoring their background for the hugely competitive world of engineering.

      Internship Format & Options:

      The programme involves a mixture of interactive simulations, exercises and Q&A sessions delivered via our state-of-the-art, interactive online platform. The internship is delivered LIVE by experienced professionals.

      Internship Fee:


      £350/student. Places are limited. If 2 or more places are booked students receive a 10% discount. Enter code GROUP10 at checkout to benefit from this.

      Executive Internship

      £495/student which also includes the Personalised Career Coaching day – an engineering recruitment expert will review your credentials and give you a personalised development plan. Places are limited. If 2 or more places are booked students receive a 10% discount. Enter code GROUP10 at checkout to benefit from this.

      For a full list of terms and conditions, please click here.

        Day 1
        11.00am The World of an Engineer - Your journey to becoming a top engineer, starting now
        - Securing a place on the world’s most desirable graduate schemes
        - Adopting the keys skills and behaviours from the outset
        - Expectations vs reality
        11.30am Exploring the Nano World - Nanoengineering: the endless possibilities for every engineering industry
        - Learn the techniques to develop your own nano structure
        - Design a practical application for a new nano innovation, which could change the world
        - Argue for or against the implications of specific nano designs
        - How can engineers apply virtual 3-D modelling to simulate nanoscale structures?
        1.00pm Lunch Break
        1.30pm Green Process Engineering - The importance of environmentally friendly chemical processes: from concepts to industrial applications
        - Apply radical changes to industrial processes through green chemical engineering
        - Develop a new process for recycling industrial waste
        2.30pm Machine Learning: Engineering the Future - The humanitarian and environmental implications of machine learning
        - Develop your innovative solution to a major environmental crisis
        - Understand the design stages from process to profit
        - Design your own AI creation: debate and defend its potential and limitation
        - Can an inherently biased humanity ever create an unbiased machine?
        4.00pm Close

        *exact programme subject to change without notice

        Day 2
        11.00am The Live Teardown - Experience a live and interactive teardown of an engine under the guidance of a top automotive engineer
        - Is this the end of the combustion engine?
        - Explore the fundamental aspects of automotive design and construction
        - Collaborate and craft your answer to a pressing industry issue
        - Discover hidden revelations: track the teardown of a household item
        1.00pm Lunch Break
        1.30pm Driverless Vehicles - Design a driverless vehicle which will blow the competition away
        - Identify problems and share solutions
        - The ethical dilemma of driverless cars: debate the key moral issues confronting automotive engineers
        - Are driverless cars the best future for us?
        2.45pm Career Coaching & Panel Discussion - Your career as a future engineer
        - Coaching on choosing the right university, A-levels and degree subject, and how to get the right work experience
        - Q&A panel with experienced engineers
        4.15pm Close

        *exact programme subject to change without notice

        Day 3
        11.00am Ready for Take-off: Develop a wing for flight - The physics of flight: how to design and develop a high-performing aerofoil
        - Interactively construct and test a range of aerofoil designs alongside top material and aerospace engineers
        - Understand the crucial experiment design process and optimisation techniques
        - Identify limitations and apply your modifications to the wing design
        1.00pm Lunch Break
        1.45pm Expedition to Earth: Designing for the Unknown - Design a spacecraft that can survive an unknown environment!
        - Lead the entire project: from materials and budget to personnel
        - Develop your prototype and experiment with various processes to test its effectiveness
        - Pitch your proposal to a panel of experts and receive live feedback
        - Will your spacecraft return to Earth safely?
        4.30pm Close

        *exact programme subject to change without notice

        Day 4 (Executive Internship Only)
        Morning & Afternoon Your Future as an Engineer - Personal career coaching: have your CV and background reviewed by recruitment experts
        - Receive a dynamic, personalised development plan to reach the height of your career ambitions
        - A day for professionals help you focus on your personal aspirations, and your future as a successful engineer
        - Live recruitment sessions: experience actual assessment tasks that top firms use and get feedback on your performance

        *exact programme subject to change without notice

        Venue & Dates

        Live Online:

        1st - 4th August OR 29th August - 1st September

        You can attend this programme via our state-of-the-art, interactive online platform from anywhere in the world. All the content will be delivered in a live, interactive manner and you’ll have the opportunity to ask questions of our experienced professionals. All you need is an internet connection; we will send you full details of how to access the programme well in advance.


        The Internship is for students aged 15-18 who have the passion and ambition to both learn about this career and start boosting their university/college applications & CVs. If you are a student who is slightly older or younger than our guidelines, then please do get in touch with us to discuss your specific situation.

        You can secure your place simply by clicking “Register Now”.

        There is no application process. We operate on a first-come first-served basis and programme places are highly limited. We expect to be fully-booked for our Summer Internships several months in advance so advise you to register as soon as possible.

        No prior knowledge or experience is required to join this programme as we build your knowledge from the basics up to more advanced concepts.


        We exist to give students a life-changing experience. We are proud to report that we have an overall rating of 4.8 out of 5 on Google Reviews. Our Google reviews can be read in full here, and some highlights are below.


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