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Set your business up for success at Ulster University

If you have the talent, Ulster University has the development opportunities to help them thrive.

You already know the benefits of training and skills development for your organisation, especially during times of significant sectoral and economic change.


Your business benefits by acquiring the skills and knowledge needed to respond to the market whilst building the confidence, engagement and loyalty of your future leaders.

Finding the right partner to develop your employee talent is critical. Ideally your solution would provide an immediate impact to your business whilst supporting your employees long-term personal and development. Postgraduate study may be the best solution for you.

Ulster University offers an extensive range of postgraduate training solutions for businesses and is the most popular NI university for PG study.

Their strong collaboration with industry is reflected in their dynamic course portfolio, cutting edge research and world-class facilities. They are proud of their wide range of corporate partnerships and work with businesses to find the best upskilling solution for them.

The immediate implementation of skills and expertise is at the heart of the learning experience they deliver. Each of their four faculties work with employers and awarding bodies to develop their curriculum and have achieved extensive accreditation from a range of professional bodies across their entire suite of programmes.

Their courses offer maximum flexibility through several available study levels including short courses, Continuing Professional Development (CPD) programmes, Certificates, Diplomas and Masters, as well as multiple study modes including full-time, part-time and distance learning. This means your employees can choose the most suitable study programme for them, ensuring it is manageable and will fit around their personal and professional commitments.

Ulster University offers an extensive range of postgraduate training solutions for businesses

Here are five reasons why you should invest in postgraduate study for your employees:

  • Retain and nurture your top talent

    Nurturing your talent will result in a positive impact on your company by creating an engaged and committed workforce. It can also reduce your labour turnover and recruitment costs.

  • Employees develop skills that can immediately contribute towards your business

    Ulster University’s postgraduate courses will support your employees in developing new skills to help fill the skills gaps identified within your organisation. This will boost their confidence and help you better achieve business goals.

  • Boost your benefits offering

    Knowing that postgraduate study opportunities are offered as part of your Continuing Professional Development programme will demonstrate to your employees that you care about your workforce and that you want them to progress and succeed within your company.

  • Strengthen your succession plan

    Helping to develop your employees' skills, knowledge and confidence will ensure a pipeline of talent for your organisation’s future, effectively aiming to develop potential leaders within your? company.

  • Access the broadest range of postgraduate training solutions in NI

    They have over 300 industry-led courses available, covering a wide range of disciplines from specialist skills to business leadership and everything in between.

    Ulster University can also develop tailored postgraduate study solutions for your business to help meet your training objectives. Talk to our team, email us at postgradstudy@ulster.ac.uk

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