Archaeology South-East


Placement Student Hub

Every year we host Institute of Archaeology third year undergraduates, giving them twelve months' commercial experience. You can hear from the students about their archaeological adventures below!

For more information on UCL Institute of Archaeology's BA Archaeology with Placement Year programme, see the degree webpage.

2023-24: Claire, Galahad, Solomon, Tasnima

Four months excavating with ASE: Placement students reflect

Four Institute of Archaeology students start year-long placement year with ASE

2022-23: Alex Budau, Iris Rosas De Oliveira, Neeve Harris

Iris reflects on her Placement Year

IoA Placement at ASE 2022-23: Welcome Alex, Iris and Neeve!

2021-22: Sakshi Surana and Victoria Igary

IoA Placement students Sakshi and Victoria win departmental prizes!

IoA Placement at ASE 2021-22: Welcome Sakshi and Victoria!

IoA Placement 2021-22: Victoria’s year with ASE

2020-21: Alex Allen

IoA Placement 2020-21: Alex Allen

IoA Placement 2020-21: Alex's top tips for fieldwork

IoA Placement 2020-21: Takeaways from Stay-aways

IoA Placement 2021-21: Alex's time in post-ex

Listen to an episode of our ASE Digs Deeper podcast with Alex

2019-20: Neehaarika Jayanth Veena

IoA Placement 2019-20: Welcome Neehaarika!

IoA Placement 2019-20: Boxes, x-rays and conservation

2018-19: Iva Popova

A year in commercial archaeology: student placement complete!