Davis Langdon

Industrial placements

Company information

  • What is your company's involvement with Oxford Brookes University?
  • We have taken a number of Oxford Brookes students over recent years into both Graduate and Placement (Vacation and Year Out) roles. We liaise with the Careers service to promote any Davis Langdon vacancies and would also look to attend careers fairs in future years.

  • What do you think is the value, to business in general and your company in particular, of being involved with Brookes?
  • By being involved with Oxford Brookes, Davis Langdon obtains access to good students with the skills and knowledge relevant to succeed with our business.

  • What do you think is the value to Brookes of being involved with your company?
  • By being involved with Davis Langdon Oxford Brookes students can gain exposure to the realistic world of construction through placement opportunities which will arguably enable them to achieve higher degree results. In addition our Graduate Development Programme is one of the best in the industry.

  • How do you think students benefit from being involved with your company / doing work experience with your company?
  • For students completing a placement they benefit from being able to begin recording their APC diaries and completing the first half of our Graduate Development Programme. Our GDP has the best APC pass rate in the industry. They also benefit from gaining hands on experience with high value and high profile projects in a variety of sectors.

  • What are your impressions of Brookes in terms of how the university relates to industry/business /employers?
  • Oxford Brookes are always keen to engage with us and have always had representation at events organised by ourselves for Course Directors.

  • How do you rate Brookes students/graduates?
  • Oxford Brookes students are of a good quality.

  • What do you think Brookes students/ graduates bring to a company and to the work-place?
  • Oxford Brookes students bring knowledge, commitment and a strong work ethic.

EMPLOYER PROFILE

Davis Langdon

Name

Davis Langdon

Address

Avalon House, Marcham Road, Abingdon, Oxon OX14 1TZ

Company activity

Global construction consultants; cost management, project management, specialist services

Website

www.davislangdon.com

Associated course

Construction Project Management