Career Management and Employability Programmes

The programmes below can all contribute towards DegreePlus accreditation. 


What does this involve?

When is it?

Insight into Management *

Nationally recognised management skills programme valued by graduate recruiters.

Development Weeks



Undertake leadership training at Queen's followed by a week-long visit to an international destination to meet with Queen's alumni and senior professionals Development Weeks 2019 

MEDIA Programme *

Media Employability Development in Action
A one year practical employability programme producing a campus careers communications channel for students.

Year-round. Applications in Semester 2

Bioscience Workplace Study Tour

Travel with a group of other students from the School of Biological Sciences to visit a variety of employers in linked with the Life Science industry in the Oxford and Cambridge area.

Applications in Semester 2.
International Students Employability Programme’*

Three individual interactive workshops, designed specifically for international students.
Attendance and participation at all three workshops will give Degree Plus Route B accreditation.

Currently running Semester 1
Check MyFuture for details
Innovation Bootcamp

A different kind of work experience! Through this fun, interactive programme you will work with other students and business representatives to solve a real business problem using Design Thinking methodology.

Applications in Semester 1
Leadership in Practice (LiP)

LEADERSHIP IN PRACTICE is a personal development programme delivered by Queen’s University Officer Training Corps (QUOTC)
The course is designed to give you the relevant skills to support you in your time at university and also increase your employability. You will develop;

  • Leadership skills
  • Communication skills
  • Planning skills
  • Effective Time Management
  • How to make a Positive Personal Impact 
Development weeks

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Details of how to apply for each programme can be found through the links above.