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TY Student Workshop
IBM TY Student Workshop 2016/17 


IBM will host a one week Transition Year Workshop in the Autumn and Spring during the 2016/17 academic year

Location  IBM Technology Campus, Damastown Mulhuddart, Dublin 15 
County Dublin West 
Offer Preferences  One week continuous

School Programme 

Company/Organisation Profile 

IBM is the world leader in IT Services and Consulting and is the second largest software company in the world, employing 430,000+ people in over 170 countries.  Everything we do in IBM is geared around bringing innovation to life. From the PC, the memory chip and the calculator, to the Barcode, the games console chip and NASA technology that saw man land on the moon, we’ve been powering world – firsts for over 100 years.

We are working to build a smarter planet.  A place where things, people and systems all work, talk, listen and understand each other.  A place where billions of people will work and live better.  We are helping to bring clean water to third world countries, championing efforts to combat climate change, making entire cities more sustainable, traffic flow more freely and help consumers get more from mobile technology.  We work with the most forward thinking clients, organisations and governments.

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IBM Ireland employs over 3,700 people in sites across Dublin, Cork and Galway.  Consider a future career at IBM and you too can help make the world smarter.

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Placement Details 

Do you have an interest in Maths and/or Science?

Would you like to help make our planet smarter?

Consider a career in IT… will give you the opportunity to help make changes in the world when you graduate.

IBM’s Dublin (Software) Lab is running a week long workshop for TY students which aims at encouraging students to consider IT as an option for their future careers.

Workshop format

The format will be a mix of workshops, presentations and activities to include:

- Introduction to Careers in IT

- Fun Team Building activities

- Presentation Skills Workshop - learn how to present to a group

- Smarter Planet Challenge Day

- Day with an IBMer

Who can apply?

The workshop is open to Transition Year students, with 20 places available at each workshop.  Students should have an interest in maths and/or science.

Students must arrange their own transport to and from IBM each day and be available to attend for the full week.

When is the Workshop?

Autumn & Spring (one week), dates to be confirmed



How to Apply

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