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Learn how to recognise and market the skills you’ve developed during your research degree, and explore the career options available to you and how to pursue them.  


Get started thinking about career direction and the skills you will be able to acquire during the course of your research degree.  View and book these workshops.

Values and vision for career planning

Explore options, focus on opportunities to develop transferable skills, and begin developing your researcher profile.  View and book these workshops.

Enhancing your professional research profile

Undertake training and receive support to progress your career, helping you to recognise and market your knowledge and skills.  View and book these workshops.

Planning your research career

Keep an eye on the job market - what roles are available in your field? What skills and experience are they looking for? Ask for feedback on your applications and interviews. Look out for events and opportunities run by Swansea Employability Academy


As well as career planning resources for PGR students and guidance on raising your research profile available on Blackboard, you can access materials from Swansea Employability Academy on interviews, CVs and cover letters.