Bristol: MBDA, STEM Work Experience Day In person event

This event is for Sixth Form/College students (aged up to 21) interested in a career in STEM.

MBDA 3 Golf Course Lane Bristol BS34 7QS

MBDA are a defence company who use advanced technology to provide missiles for each branch of the armed forces. 

By taking part in this work experience day, you'll meet the teams keeping the UK and Europe safe as well as finding out about the sorts of challenges they face. Plus, discover the varied careers open to you, from engineering and business to technology and sales.

Find out more about MBDA on their Company Page.


Your day could look like this:

  • 10:00 Arrival and Housekeeping
  • 10:15 Intro to MBDA
  • 10:30 Paper Tower Challenge 
  • 11:15 Bolton Manufacturing
  • 11:30 Site Tour
  • 12:30 Lunch 
  • 13:15 Early Careers, Q&A 
  • 15:00 Finish (latest)

Next steps

  • Register for this in-person event using your Uptree account. If you do not have an Uptree account, register here.
  • There are only 30 spaces available for this event - priority will be given to students in Bristol area
  • Prioritisation will begin two weeks before the event: successful applicants will receive an invitation 1-2 weeks before the event. If you register after this time, you might not receive a response.

Any questions, please do contact us:

Fine print

Due to the regulations and security measures at MBDA, anyone interested in attending an event with the organisation must be a British citizen. Photographic identification will be checked on the day of the event by a member of MBDA staff. Uptree will also need to send your date of birth ahead of you attending the event. This information will be sent securely and only used for this event.

If you have any questions regarding this, please let us know via

Please make a note of the office location above before applying.

This is an in-person event and will be hosted at the company's offices. All venues are covid-safe and meet government guidelines of health and safety. If you are allocated a place, you will be sent the company's safety guidelines a week in advance, eg. if masks are to be worn. You will be expected to follow any guidance from the company on the day.

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Please note that due to online safeguarding policies and to protect all students’ privacy, pictures and screenshots are not allowed to be taken during the session. If you would like to post about your experience on LinkedIn or other social channels, we will be sharing photos from the event in a follow-up email and you are more than welcome to use and share these.


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