Improving graduate career prospects
Each KTP employs a graduate, known as an Associate, to spearhead the project. The position offers a great opportunity to lead and manage a strategic project. As a result, KTP enhances a graduate's career prospects.
Benefit to you
KTPs include a development budget. Associates often use it to pay for:
- Professional development courses
- Technical training
- Conference fees
- Professional memberships
- Attendance at relevant industrial events
Associates also attend two residential KTP courses. These modules provide training in financial and project management. Associates also have the opportunity to network with their peers.
Newcastle University employs KTP Associates from around the world. Positions are not restricted to Newcastle University graduates.
- 60% of Associates are offered employment by the business on completion of their project
- 70% of Associates undertake a higher degree as part of their KTP
Associate Success Story
KTP is the perfect platform upon which to build your graduate career. Read the story of one of our most successful Associates here.