Research programmes and training
Preparing you for an
Underpinning our approach to research and innovation at the Graduate School is a recognition that we cannot know what jobs of the future will look like.
So how do we prepare you for the unknown and unknowable?
We encourage our students to have the ability, the confidence and the intellectual flexibility to face any challenge.
We are a community of learning and research but also a hothouse for producing future leaders and innovators in a multitude of sectors, from industry, academia and policy, to the creative, charity and commercial sectors.
We nurture disruptive thinking through the transdisciplinary ethos that underpins everything we do, but this is complemented by focused programmes providing you with everything from leadership skills, careers advice, and access to employers and alumni, to professional qualifications and university-accredited programmes that mark your engagement in activity beyond your Master’s or PhD.
Training and Qualification Opportunities
Master Your Leadership
A programme of training and development which complements disciplinary excellence and develops employability skills ➤
Chartered Management Institute
A chance to earn a certificate in Strategic Management and Leadership, accredited by the Charted management Institute ➤
Develop your future-readiness and manage your own career into further academia, non-academic employment or self-employment ➤
Graduate Plus and Researcher Plus
Provides official recognition of skills gained and assists in demonstrating them to employers ➤