Welcome to the GSK Hub

As one of the world’s leading healthcare companies, GSK discovers, develops, manufactures and distributes life-saving vaccines, prescription medicines and consumer health products such as Maximuscle, Sensodyne, Aquafresh and Panadol. The size and scope of our organisation allows our people to answer some of the biggest questions...

Read more

Typically recruits

  • Chemical
  • Computing/Technology
  • Electronic & Electrical
  • Materials & Minerals
  • Mechanical/Manufacturing
  • Sciences/Maths

To find out more about our organisation please visit:

Over 5,400 students have Followed us on Gradcracker.
A Gradcracker advertiser for at least five years - ideal for your shortlist!
Headquartered in the UK, a global organisation with offices in over 100 countries.
Our business employs over 97,000 people in over 100 countries.
Around 12,500 people work in our research teams in the UK, USA, Spain, Belgium and China.
Our products include Maximuscle, Sensodyne, Aquafresh and Panadol.

Work Placements & Graduate Opportunities


Medicinal Chemist

Joined us in 2002, based in the UK What makes you, you? I’m passionate about helping others. As a volunteer, I spent 10 days with children who have serious illnesses – and returned to my research even more determined to...

Read more

My Summer as a Process Engineering Internship Student at GSK!

Carol Nairn is a Chemical Engineering student at the University of Strathclyde. Since early June, she has been working as a Process Engineering Internship Student at the GlaxoSmithKline Irvine site and took some time out to tell us all about it! I’m a Chemical (& Process, but we never usually say that) Engineering student at the University of Strathclyde and have just completed my second year there. Since early June, I’ve been working as a Process Engineering...

Read more

GSK to invest £275m in UK manufacturing sites

The UK is an attractive location for investment in advanced manufacturing due to a number of factors, pharmaceutical company says. GSK is to invest £275 million at three of its UK manufacturing sites to boost production and support delivery of its latest respiratory and large molecule biological medicines. The company will invest £92 million at its site in Barnard Castle in County Durham to construct an aseptic sterile facility supporting the manufacture of...

Read more


Industrial Placement

Location I have just completed a one-year Industrial Placement at the GSK Harlow site. A major advantage of the site is that it was in a handy location for the train station and the town centre - especially with the GSK courtesy buses running...

Read more



Joined GSK in September 2007 What made you apply to GSK? During my time studying for my degree in Process and Chemical Engineering I was aware of the opportunities to develop as an engineer in the pharmaceutical industry. Towards the end...

Read more