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Professional development for doctoral students

Build a strong set of skills to succeed in your doctorate and enhance your future career prospects.

Your professional career development

During your doctorate, it is important that you consider your wider professional development as a researcher.




The difference development makes

Find out why researchers are making time to develop their skills


I didn't just get a PhD

Jon Chouler, Phd researcher in the Department for Chemical Engineering, reflects on the all-round experience his PhD has given him so far.


Teaching during your doctoral studies

Find out more about the value of teaching experience as a doctoral student and how to get involved.