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Whether you have a particular career in mind, or are looking for guidance on which direction to take, here you can find training that might help you to take charge of your career development, manage the transition from study to research, and secure your ideal job.

Forthcoming Training Events

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20.08.20 20 August 2020 Online session: Open Access in five simple steps
10:30am - 11:30am
University of Manchester Library



The Careers Service is not just for undergraduates. We’re here to support Diploma, Masters and PhD students, too. Whether you’re just starting out, are an experienced professional or a career changer we have the resources and people to help you manage and develop your career. Visit our website for more information. 

We write 'How to...' and 'Year by Year' guides just for PGRs! Some great advice to getting started with your PhD.

Download the application form and guidance notes for the Developing Intellectual leaders programme here

Developing Intellectual Leaders Programme Information 

Do you want advice from a professional who has successfully completed a research degree?  By registering to be mentored, you’ll gain first hand insight and guidance from successful alumni of the University, who can let you know what working a particular sector – academic or non-academic - is really like.

Guidance from the careers service on how to use your PURE profile to enhance your career prospects