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Enterprise and Employability

Provide opportunities for all students to develop employability and enterprise skills to achieve their career potential and satisfy employer needs.


Key Objectives for 2012-15:

  • Embed employability and enterprise skills through research informed and/or industry-led academic programmes.
  • Develop strong relationships with employers to enhance student, staff and graduate development opportunities.
  • Ensure that all students have access to high quality careers education, information, advice and guidance to prepare them for work in the global market.
  • Encourage, reward and celebrate student engagement and participation in extra-curricular activities.
  • Engage Alumni to enhance student opportunities whilst developing their own career and leadership skills.
  • Increase opportunities and support for student enterprise, innovation and business start-up.
  • Further develop our programme of graduate and undergraduate internships and other work-related opportunities.
  • Communicate our employability and enterprise offer.
  • Develop opportunities for effective knowledge transfer and research to support the local, regional and national economies.

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