We have an outstanding track record of supporting our postgraduate students to thrive in their chosen careers. Our PhD students have graduated into a range of UK and internationally based roles, including academic, policy and governance, and industry-based positions. Our Masters by Research programme provides a springboard for students to secure PhD scholarships, or to employment within industry, sport management, or public health. All members of our Graduate Programmes are offered:
Access to Durham’s award-winning Researcher Development Programme;
Specialised skills and methods training (e.g., data visualisation, project management);
Focused academic career support (e.g., writing for publication);
Opportunities for embedded research placements with funders and research users;
One-to-one support from career support professionals; and
Future Career Insight sessions and workshops focused on non-academic roles.
We have an outstanding track record of supporting our students’ progression into their chosen careers. Our PhD porgramme has enabled students to graduate into positions in Universities, industries and elite sport. Our Masters by research programme has provided a springboard for students to secure PhD scholarships, employment within sport management and public health.