Transferable Skills

The acquisition and development of personal transferable, employment-related and research-oriented generic skills is an important part of your postgraduate training. These training sessions are mandatory and are allocated per year of study.

Year 1:

  • Presentation skills via host institution (0 points)
  • Research Integrity via host institution (0 points)
  • Resilient Researcher (10 points)
  • Enterprise and Industry Skills (for CASE students only) (10 points)
  • Inclusive Communication training (0 points)
  • Project Managing your PhD (10 points)
  • MANTRA - a free, online non-assessed course developed by the University of Edinburgh, with guidelines to help you understand and reflect on how to manage the digital data you collect throughout your research - (0 points)

Year 2:

  • Science Communication with Impact (10 points)

Year 3:

  • Making the Most of Your Final Year (0 points)

Year 4:

  • Making the Most of Your Final Year (optional)


Poster session - Dundee, EASTBIO 2019 Symposium