A KTP Associate is a recent graduate or post-graduate who is employed to work full time in a business, on a strategic project with significant commercial impact, in collaboration with the University. The Associate owns and drives the project, and works with the academic support, to deliver a step change in the company’s capability.

KTPs are designed to fast-track your career development, and considerably increase your employability.

Each KTP Associate gets a total of two residential weeks of management training, which includes the chance to gain a Diploma in Management.

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How do you become a KTP Associate?

Opportunities for recent graduates on KTPs managed by the University are advertised in the Jobs section of the University website.

National KTP website 

Nationally, you can register on the KTP national website for regular emails about vacancies, and you can upload your CV to be seen by recruiting universities. In addition, you could set up a keyword search on to get emails about vacancies when they arise.

Contact details

Tel:  0115 95 13775

Mob: 07825 753765


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