Students enrolled on the Diploma/ BSc (Hons) Communication Studies have work placements spanning over 6 weeks and many students were able to complete their work placements in organisations such as:
- advertising and communication agencies (e.g. P&P Link, Imagine Communication, Immedia, etc.)
- public institutions (e.g. Ministries, NPCC, etc.)
- private firms (e.g. Rogers, IBL, FAIL, Air Mauritius, Mauritius Telecom, etc.)
- local and overseas media networks (e.g. L’Express, MBC, MCA, RFO, etc.)
Students enrolled on Diploma/BSc (Hons) Social Work and BSc (Hons) Social Work Practice have study visits in selected Social Service Organisations in order to familiarise the students with the social service institutions in Mauritius. Students also have Social Work Practice Placements which span over 6 weeks undertaken during the university vacation in year two.
In addition, students can opt for Work Based Learning student placement organized by the UoM WBL Office.