Training & Careers
Training and Careers
Training opportunities can be accessed from a range of sources which may include workshops, events and activities accessible through:
- Your own Supervisor, Department or funded PhD Programme
- The Birkbeck Graduate Research School (BGRS)
- The Bloomsbury Postgraduate Skills Network (BPSN)
One of the core aims of the Graduate Research School is to support research students at Birkbeck with their professional development.
At the start of your PhD programme you should have a formal discussion with your supervisor about your training needs. These should be recorded on your training needs analysis record, which you can find below.
Your training needs can be broken down into subject-specific skills and more generic skills. Subject-specific training will be delivered within your Department and School. The BGRS is here to help you access the generic skills component of your training and to