Leeds student named Female Undergraduate of the Year

Ella Jakubowska, a student in the School of English, has won the TARGETjobs Female Undergraduate of the Year award, and a summer work placement with Rolls-Royce.


Ella beat off competition from over one thousand entrants for the award through a series of online tests, application forms, interviews and assessment exercises.

Ella's award was one of 12 presented on the day, each sponsored by a top graduate recruiter: Barclays, Mars, Ernst & Young, Laing O'Rourke, E.ON, EDF Energy, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Marks & Spencer, Gazprom, Nestle, Rolls-Royce, and Mayer Brown.

Image: Ella collecting her award from Sir Trever McDonald and Sarah Armstrong, HR Director, Rolls-Royce.

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