Education and training

Develop your workforce, invest in your people

Learning and development is vital to the success of any business. It can help you to:

But we know it can be challenging to find high-quality learning and development that’s relevant to your industry, that’s cost effective and that fits around work demands – particularly if you're an SME. Fortunately, our portfolio of work-related education and training solves that problem.

Craig Barker

Having the support of the University has helped us to keep going when things have been tough and has made us the success that we are today. We feel it’s a very two-way relationship

Craig Barker
MD of Koobr marketing agency
CPDAccredited centre**The CPD Standards Office
Top 30UK university**Guardian University Guide 2020
Goldstandard teaching**Teaching Excellence Framework

Traditional qualifications and degrees

If you're looking for a rigorous taught course for your employees, many of our undergraduate and postgraduate qualifications are available to study part-time – either through on-campus sessions during evenings, afternoons or weekends, or through 100% online learning.

Many of our courses - both on-campus and online - are accredited by professional bodies, such as the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) or the Institute for Mechanical Engineers (IMechE). This means those qualifications meet the high standards set by your industry and often, they are a fast-track to a professional status such as Chartered Manager or Incorporated Engineer. 

These programmes all include work-related tasks or projects. Our range of qualifications include foundation levels, bachelors degrees and masters degrees. Use our course search to find subjects of interest to you. Or if you need something more bespoke, consider work-based learning.

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Let us guide you

If you’re not yet sure what type of education or training you need, our specialist business services team will listen and guide you towards the solution that’s right for you. Make an enquiry

Bombardier trains

I’ve always found the University really approachable. They are flexible and interested in our business focus.

Jane Sanders
Capability Development Manager at Bombardier Transportation
Engineering student working on a practical in the workshop

Get the support you need to help your business expand

Our track record of working with smaller organisations and our down-to-earth, practical approach means we’re the ideal partner for your expanding business.

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