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Sprint programme - Undergraduate and Postgraduate

The Sprint programme has been introduced for all female students, to help you take hold of your personal development and help realise your ambitions. Each year we will be scheduling 3 undergraduate programmes and 1 postgraduate programme.

Across 3½ action packed days, the programme covers a range of key development topics, to help you:

  • increase your confidence and learn how to use assertiveness positively
  • build your image and increase your personal power and influence
  • identify your core values, attitudes and direction
  • manage your time effectively, learn how to cope with stress and change and foster a healthy lifestyle
  • practise networking skills with fellow students, role models and industry professionals
  • work with a mentor (provided by sponsoring companies) to keep you on track to achieve your goal
  • work in small groups via hands-on exercises and discussions, establish support networks
  • each day of the programme, you will hear from senior professional female role models
  • day 1-3 take place in the same week and Day 4 (half day follow up), takes place on approximately 2 months later
  • you will be given an A4 folder covering the programme and exercises for future reference

Find out more:

Sprint is primarily a personal development programme. Please note it does not cover the following areas:

  • CV writing
  • Job applications/ applying for graduate schemes
  • A guide to assessment centres
Next programme dates:
Postgraduate Undergraduate
Day 1-2 Venue: Oculus 0.004 (9-4.15pm) 27th June Day 1 Venue: Argent Court AC.02 (9-4.15pm) 26th Sept
Day 2 Venue: Oculus 0.004 (9-4.15pm) 28th June Day 2 Venue: Argent Court AC.02 (9-4.15pm) 28th Sept
Day 3 Venue: Oculus 0.004 (9-4.30pm) 29th June Day 3 Venue: Argent Court AC.02 (9-4.15pm) 29th Sept
Day 4 Venue: Argent Court AC.02 (1-5pm) 25th Sept Day 4 Venue: Argent Court AC.02 (1-5pm) 6th Dec
Closing date 8th June 2017 at 5pm Closing date 30th July 2017 at 5pm
Application form is situated below Application form is located here.
Places are limited. A £50 refundable deposit is payable if your application is successful and will be returned to you at the end of the programme.

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If you’re in need of confidence, motivation and/or inspiration within any aspect your life, I would highly recommend applying to the Sprint Programme. For me, the course has really put me on track for planning my future

Courtenay Barron-Cutts, Languages student, Nov 15

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