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

Research Engineer – IoT & Data Science (KTP Associate)

Glasgow Caledonian University / Safehinge Primera 
Location: Glasgow
Salary: £32,000 - £38,000 per annum
Closing Date: 5th January 2021

Innovation Engagement Manager (KTP Associate)

University of Strathclyde / Scottish Hydro Electric Transmission
Location: Glasgow
Salary: Up to £34k p.a. plus £4k training and development budget
Closing Date: 13th December 2020

Strategy Engagement Manager (KTP Associate)

University of Strathclyde / Scottish Hydro Electric Transmission
Location: Glasgow
Salary: Up to £34k p.a. plus £4k training and development budget
Closing Date: 13th December 2020

NATIONAL KTP WEBSITE

All current KTP vacancies can be viewed here.

Key Benefits

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


Competitive
salary


£4000 training 
budget

 

 

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