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Professional development

World-class, accessible and affordable professional development courses. Skill-up your workforce or develop your personal interests with the latest thinking in your sector. 

We also offer a variety of short courses, modules and programmes for your continuing professional development (CPD).

Flexible study that meets your needs

Our flexible study options allow you to fit in a course around your other commitments. From part-time study, to distance or blended learning, the choice is yours.

Distance learning means you can access our CPD courses even if you’re outside the UK. Our virtual learning environment allows you to benefit from world-class teaching, wherever you are.

Taking a CPD course can help you change and progress your career, return to work, update your skills and open up career opportunities.

Tailored and accredited courses

We’re able to offer accredited programmes that give exemption from some professional examinations, putting our world-class expertise into practice to help you further your career.

Our flexible and modular degree structure means that a number of our Postgraduate and Masters degrees can be taken to Postgraduate Certificate or Diploma level, giving you flexibility to learn at your pace. We can also provide tailored CPD courses to suit your requirements.

Bespoke training for business

Looking to develop your team? We’ll tailor courses to meet your training needs and goals. Successful businesses grow with a knowledgeable and highly skilled workforce. Our courses can either be non-assessed or credit bearing.

Motivate your staff with the latest industry training and information, to help retain your top talent. We align our courses to industry expectations, consulting professional bodies and industry experts to inform course content.

Management executive education

Our executive education programmes will help you to make a real impact and drive profitable, responsible business practice in your organisation. Find out how we can make a difference to your organisation’s strategic planning.

Executive education

Contact our CPD team

Research and Innovation Services
University of Stirling