Learn how to recognise and market the skills you’ve developed during your research degree, and explore the career options available to you and how to pursue them.  

If you need more specific help, tailored to you, contact our experts to receive one-to-one guidance to help you succeed in your research degree.  View the support available here.


Explore options, focus on opportunities to develop transferable skills, and begin developing your researcher profile.  View and book these workshops.

Enhancing your professional research profile

Undertake training and receive support to progress your career, helping you to recognise and market your knowledge and skills.  View and book these workshops.

Vision and Values, a creative approach to clearer career planning (Online course via Canvas - Postgraduate Research Skills Hub)

Keep an eye on the job market - what roles are available in your field? What skills and experience are they looking for? Ask for feedback on your applications and interviews. Look out for events and opportunities run by Swansea Employability Academy


One-to-one support with career planning, job applications, interviews and CVs is available from Swansea Employability Academy.

Resources are available on the Research Skills Blackboard module on career planning in different disciplines, promoting your research and raising your research profile, writing CVs and cover letters and interview skills.