Kent is committed to supporting the career skills development of all postgraduate students, academic and research staff. Our postgraduates are provided with high-quality teaching, supervision and support from their academic Schools and Divisions, as well as training opportunities organised by the Graduate and Researcher College. Training and development for academic and research staff is provided by a range of Professional Service departments and the Divisions as well as external experts.
We offer training events and workshops at Canterbury and Medway, and also online.
Training and development for Postgraduates and Research Staff
Researcher Development Programme
A training programme that equips research students and ECRs with a full range of transferable skills
Global Skills Award
A series of lectures and workshops for taught Master's students
Information, tools and training to support supervisors during their supervision journey.
Academic and research staff
A tailored training and developmental offering for staff, including ECRs