Career Planning for Postgraduate Researchers
Duration 1 hour 30 minutes
Team Researcher Academy

This face-to-face course is run by the Researcher Academy

The Researcher Academy courses are very popular, and the majority are run in both semesters to give you the opportunity to attend at a time of the year that suits you. 

Target audience: PGR's


Where do you start for planning your career? Come along to our face-to-face session in the Sutton Bonington Graduate Centre to find out tried and tested techniques to get started with your next steps.

Whether you are at the start of your journey as a Postgraduate Researcher or looking to move into a new position, we will share our tips for a smooth transition.

This session perfectly complements the Strengths Profiling course, which is often the first step in career planning. We will also be running this session in the Graduate Centre on the same afternoon. Please book your place if you would like to attend: 

Process: Practical workshop with interactive elements and group based activities.

Course Accessibility

The following table shows a summary of what is needed to participate in the course. 

If you feel you will experience difficulties participating, please let us know via the ‘special requirements’ tab, providing as much information as possible. The special requirements tab can be completed when you book your place. Alternatively, you can contact us directly at

Access and/or complete self-study/ pre-course tasks prior to main session
Access seminar room on campus
Take part in group activities/ discussions
Follow presentation slides during the course
Watch and listen to the course tutor(s) and/ or other attendees
Attend the course at a specific date and time 
Deliver presentation to other course participants

Booking Conditions

Our courses are very popular, especially in the current period, and we are experiencing large volumes of people on our waiting lists.  

Please do let us know if you would like to cancel your place on this course so we can offer your place to another delegate. 

PLEASE NOTE: attendance will be recorded; non-attendance might impact your ability to book future courses.


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