Career Options - What Comes After my Higher Degree?

If you have aspirations to work in industry and recognise the benefits of being exposed to and working with senior management from day one, as well as being supported by a team of academic experts, then you should consider becoming a KTP Associate. KTP Associate positions are open to graduates and post-graduates and focus on delivering strategic change for an organisation (companies and not for profit organisations are eligible). Projects typically last around 24 - 36 months. Some key facts:

- KTP offers a competitive salary;

- KTP offers additional ~£6kpa on top of salary covering personal development, subsistence and travel and consumables;

- 75% of KTP associates are offered post-project employment by the host company;

- Many former associates are now business leaders – KTP provides formal business training in line with Chartered Management Institute standards;

- KTP offers the chance of a FREE higher degree if appropriate – usually MPhil but can be PhD;

Note for applicants - The KTP Centre cannot accept any applications/CVs, all applications must be submitted directly to the recruiting University using their online system.

Vacancies

Software Engineer (KTP Associate)

Glasgow Caledonian University / Eureka Solutions Ltd
Location: East Kilbride
Salary: £33,363 per annum plus £5,000 development budget
Closing Date: 7th June 2019

Data Scientist (NLP and Machine Learning) (KTP Associate)

Universty of the West of Scotland / SERIC
Location: Glasgow
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum, + £5k personal development budget
Closing Date: 24th May 2019

Business Process and Marketing Project Manager (KTP Associate)

University of the West of Scotland / IPIG Ltd
Location: Glasgow
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Closing Date: 26th May 2019 

Data Analyst in Asset Management and Machine Learning (KTP Associate)

University of the West of Scotland / IMRANDD Limited
Location: Aberdeen
Salary: Up to £40k + £6k personal development budget
Closing Date: 30th May 2019

Robotic & Automation Systems Engineer (KTP Associate)

University of the West of Scotland / Helia Photonics Ltd 
Location: Livingston
Salary: Up to £33,500 per annum
Closing Date: 26th May 2019

Key Benefits

Lead your own
project in a
relevant industry 
Work with 
industry 
and academia


Competitive
salary


£4000 training 
budget


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