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Environmental Science Internships in London

From scientific research to wildlife preservation, this all-embracing industry is a diverse and popular sector. Internships in Environmental Science in London offer you an opportunity to gain insight into the industry, with hands-on experience working with professionals in the sector. Recent research has found that one in three people are worried about environmental issues, which means that you can help to make a difference in the country, and use your new skills to help the planet.

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Responsibilities at Environmental Science Internships in London may include:

  • researching and pitching ideas for boosting environmental sustainability
  • monitoring and analyzing data on impacts on the environment
  • testing soil and water, and preventing damage to the environment
  • studying various species and observing them in their natural habitat
Responsibilities at Environmental Science Internships in London may include:

Internships in Environmental Science in London

Here are a few examples of roles that our Environmental Science interns have taken on before:


  1. Environmental Technician

    Environmental Technician interns will be involved in fieldwork, identifying potential problems which could impact the environment negatively. From testing various samples in the lab to helping out on operations, you will have a hands-on role, shadowing senior technicians and engineers while they carry out research and lab work.

  2. Environmental Scientist

    Interns will get the opportunity to help improve the health of the public, conducting research and analysis on the pollution in London, gaining a greater insight into how to eliminate its dangers. Interns will also be able to trial and test different technologies to stop pollution from affecting the environment in the future.

  3. Lab Tester

    As part of this role, you will get the opportunity to work in a lab, testing water, soil, and other samples, ensuring efficient testing, data recording, and delivery of results to the team. Interns will gain a great deal of insight into the workings of a lab while shadowing a Lab Technician.

  4. Scientific Report Writer

    It’s so important that the findings of any analyses or tests are accurately recorded in a scientific report. This can then be presented to senior scientists on the team before presenting to the client, charity, or government. Areas of improvement and any specific solutions should be added to the scientific report.

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Environmental Science Internships in London

Having a passion for environmental conservation, the ability to function well in a team, and proficiency in statistics will allow you to thrive in our internships in Environmental Science in London, while you expand your knowledge of the industry. Whether you want to gain experience working for an environmental consultancy, a charity, or a conservation organization, this internship will give you hands-on experience in helping to secure a safer and greener future.

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“I feel like I'm learning new things everyday and more importantly, I enjoy coming to my internship everyday.“

Javier Ritter Saint Louis University

“Living in London and interning here has taught me that I am a very adaptable person. I've decided that I want to join a touring company and travel around the world.“

Chloe Schneider University of California Irvine

“Sometimes when you’re looking for an internship it’s hard to find somewhere where you’re doing the actual work. If you don’t show up a day it doesn’t really affect anything but here you’re actually a part of a team where you can see the work you’ve done.“

Katie Jones Skidmore College

“This remote internship helped me to realize that I want to study computer science and that this is something that I'm passionate about. It's also something that I wouldn't have explored had I not done this internship.“

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Learn More About our Environmental Science Internships in London

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With the opportunity to make a difference in water and air quality, internships in Environmental Science in London will enable you to work within the environmental policy of the country. From working in professional laboratories to carrying out field research in the beautiful landscape of London, you can broaden your knowledge at an international level, as all of our interns are placed with top-tier organizations in London. Learn more about our London internship program here.

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