Professional Pathways

In June 2020, the Career Zone will once again be delivering the Professional Pathways programme, a suite of sector specific training courses and paid week-long internships. Applications are now open and for further details on how to apply, please select the different Pathways linked further below. 

Please note, Pathways to Data Analytics is a separately funded Pathway, run through the Q-Step Centre team. Dates and timings for this Pathway are therefore different, and for further details you can contact the team at

The training will be delivered by industry experts, to provide you with a firm grounding in the relevant sector.

Following the employer-led training, you will undertake a paid one-week internship. For more information on each Pathway, including how to apply, please see:

When applying, students should demonstrate the following attributes:

  • Team working
  • Communication and Presentation Skills
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Time Management and Organisational Skills
  • Creativity
  • Project Planning and Project Management

Please check the individual Pathways webpages for eligibility criteria. Most Pathways programmes are open to all undergrad and postgrad students from any discipline, year group and campus.