I Accelerator
Discover more & Fulfill your potential

What is the Rolls-Royce I Accelerator?

Are you interested in data, technology and AI in the engineering or technology sector? Rolls-Royce have partnered with EDI to create the Rolls-Royce I Accelerator virtual work experience programme. Work on a live project brief from a truly iconic business. Learn about Rolls-Royce and how they are undergoing digital transformation to become the world’s leading industrial technology company. You will gain valuable insight to the engineering and technology sector, and develop skills transferable to the world of work.

Date: Mon 28th June – Fri 2nd July 2021
Location: Virtual
Time: 9am – 4pm Every Day
(Please only apply if you can attend all 5 days)

Who should apply?

  • Black and ethnic minority undergraduate students in year 1 or 2 of study
  • From any degree discipline, with a focus on STEM and/or business
  • With an interest in the future of data, technology, AI and in the tech or engineering sectors

How will the Rolls Royce I Accelerator work?

Each student will work in a team of five to develop a solution to a challenge, presenting this back to senior leaders on the last day of their virtual work experience. Various workshops will be delivered throughout the week and students will get the opportunity to develop their professional network.

How will this benefit me?

  • An enhanced CV profile
  • Insight into careers at Rolls-Royce
  • Personal development
  • Networking opportunities with diverse professionals
“The I Accelerator provides a great opportunity for students to develop the skills and
attributes of the work place and enhance their CV.”
Frances Trought, Founder of EDI