Startups in Leicester are being offered an intern free of charge to help support their businesses.

The ‘Host an Intern’ programme is being organised by through the Leicester Graduate City Project and is for local small/medium enterprises (SME) companies.

Startups will have a second year undergraduate join them for six-weeks for 18.5hours a week, totalling 111 hours.

The Intern will be paid the national living wage through the European Social Fund and so there will be no cost implications to the host company.

Start Date is: w/c 20th June 2022 and the last day for the intern to work is 29th July 2022.

If interested in hosting an Intern please contact Zul Muhammad via

Limited places available and places will be allocated on first come first serve basis.