Professional development

Professional development student in a seminar.

If you are looking for personal career development, we have a range of options to help you achieve your goals.

Our expert staff and diverse portfolio of professional training courses offer you the opportunity to acquire new skills and enhance your existing work-based experience. We'll facilitate the skills to give you the competitive edge and take your career to the next level - whatever the stage of your career is right now.

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Fees, funding and applications

Information about fees, funding and how to apply for our professional short courses.

Course enquiries

If you wish to apply for a course, can’t find what you’re looking for or have questions about professional and short course study, please contact our professional development teams for more information.

"The course was exactly what I was looking for; a really engaging programme exploring leadership, change, power and politics with credible and inspiring lecturers and fellow students from a variety of industries. It was highly instrumental in acquiring my next role."

Amy Jankiewicz, Chief of Staff, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA)

Amy Jankiewicz Chief of Staff, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA)