Career Options - What Comes After my Higher Degree?

If you have aspirations to work in industry and recognise the benefits of being exposed to and working with senior management from day one, as well as being supported by a team of academic experts, then you should consider becoming a KTP Associate. KTP Associate positions are open to graduates and post-graduates and focus on delivering strategic change for an organisation (companies and not for profit organisations are eligible). Projects typically last around 24 - 36 months. Some key facts:

- KTP offers a competitive salary;

- KTP offers additional ~£6kpa on top of salary covering personal development, subsistence and travel and consumables;

- 75% of KTP associates are offered post-project employment by the host company;

- Many former associates are now business leaders – KTP provides formal business training in line with Chartered Management Institute standards;

- KTP offers the chance of a FREE higher degree if appropriate – usually MPhil but can be PhD;

Note for applicants - The KTP Centre cannot accept any applications/CVs, all applications must be submitted directly to the recruiting University using their online system.


KTP Associate (System Reliability Engineer) in association with AP&A Limited

KTP Associate in partnership with AP&A Limited and University of Strathclyde, salary £29,600 plus £4,000 personal development budget, Closes 19 January 2018

KTP Associate - Data Scientist in partnership with Insight Analytics Solutions

KTP Associate in partnership with Insight Analytics & University of Strathclyde, salary £30K - £35K plus £6,000 training budget, Closes 3 December 2017

KTP Associate in partnership with Fathom Systems

KTP Associate with Fathom Systems & University of Strathclyde, salary up to £32,000 plus £6,000 training budget, Closes 28 November 2017

KTP Associate - Industry 4.0 Robotics and Automation in partnership with IODS Pipe Clad Limited

KTP Associate with IODS Pipe Clad Limited & University of Strathclyde, salary £60,000 plus £6,000 training budget, Closes 26 November 2017

Key Benefits

Lead your own
project in a
relevant industry 
Work with 
and academia


£4000 training 

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