The NCL Professional Network is a programme designed by Newcastle University to specifically support and develop the careers and professional networks of Newcastle graduates.
Launched in 2016, the NCL Professional Network enables alumni to:
- Enhance their portfolio of contacts
- Meet fellow alumni and friends working in related professions
- Hear from leading speakers in their sector
The NCL Professional Network has been launched around four sectors: Finance, Banking and Investment; Marketing, Media and Journalism; Creative industries; and Entrepreneurship and Enterprise.
Detailing the benefits the network offers to Newcastle alumni, Anna Gardner, Alumni Programmes Manager, explains: ‘The NCL Professional Network gives our graduates the opportunity to meet and network with fellow graduates from similar industries. Through this network they can develop relationships that can really enhance their career prospects and employability. In an increasingly competitive marketplace, these connections can be crucial to enabling them to climb the career ladder.’
NCL Professional Network events offer a relaxed setting in which graduates can meet like-minded professionals, hear expert opinions and develop key contacts.
Upcoming NCL Professional Network events include:
- October 2017: Entrepreneurship and Enterprise
- November 2017: Marketing, Media and Journalism
Futher details of date and location to follow. More information on the NCL Professional Network can be found here.