CTPA has supported the MSc in Cosmetic Science, an applied science course from the London College of Fashion (LCF) at the University of Arts London (UAL) with an BSc exit, since its inception as a BSc (Hons) course over 20 years ago.
The Year 2 MSc Cosmetic Science students have the option to spend a year in industry between the 2nd and 3rd year of their course. This year gives them an additional qualification, the Diploma in Professional Studies (DiPS).
Students are given the opportunity to contribute as full-time employees to the host company’s development by supporting their New Product Development, Product Technology, Compliance, Research and Development, Quality Control or Marketing departments with their day-to-day work as well as specific projects.
This year again, 32 students have been offered the opportunity to undertake a placement year and are actively looking for placement opportunities starting in summer 2022. To find out more about the course, please click here. To learn more about the placement year process, please email the course’s Placements Officer Zana Goleshi.
To find out more about other courses and their work placement requirements (duration, availability, academic work, insurance…), click here.