Wittenborg offers all students the opportunity to carry out work placements in companies as trainee consultants. Work experience can start as soon as studies begin, and is paid on average 300 euro per month. Staff at Wittenborg arrange all work placements through their network of associates and contacts. The External Relations Office aims to carefully match the placement to students' specific requirements and their chosen speciality.
Graduation is concluded with a separate In-Company Research Project for the Graduation Assignment at bachelor's level, and a complete action learning research dissertation for postgraduate IBA students. Graduation assignments and dissertations are the curriculum vitae of a graduating student.