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Short Courses

We offer an array of short courses that can set your workforce up for the future. The Scottish Funding Council’s upskilling funding provides Scottish-based learners with fully funded places on selected courses.

Bespoke Training and CPD

A diverse range of organisations, from large private sector clients to charities to SMEs, benefit from our bespoke CPD and custom training. We address the skills gap and future workforce needs of organisations and make them more productive, profitable and agile.

Graduate Apprenticeships

Graduate Apprenticeships give any business of any size in Scotland the chance to develop their staff through fully funded, degree level training. Graduate Apprentices learn on the job, allowing you to train and retain top talent that understands your business needs.

Work With Our Students

Build business capacity and create a talent pipeline for the future by working with our students. We offer a range of placement and internship opportunities - students enhance their transferable skills in leadership, teamwork and project management and can bring new ideas into your organisation.

Data Skills Gateway

Businesses and jobs are quickly evolving and becoming more reliant on data. Since the Data Skills Gateway launched, Edinburgh Napier University has put more than 3,000 undergraduates through enhanced data skills courses, helping to upskill Edinburgh and south-east of Scotland’s future multidisciplinary workforce.

Data Skills Gateway Case Study
Case Study

Celebrating Festivals of the Future

Through our flexible and bespoke CPD provision, we are exporting our festival management expertise so that the vibrant festivals of Gulf countries can become socio-economic contributors to their economies. 

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Graduate Apprenticeships

Graduate Apprenticeships (GAs) were developed in Scotland in order to bridge the skills gaps. Edinburgh Napier is one of the largest providers of GAs and a market leader in work-based learning in Scotland. From SMEs to multinational organisations, we have formed successful working partnerships with many employers.

IBM Graduate Apprenticeship Case Study
Sula McDonald, graduate apprentice
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Knowledge Transfer Partnerships

KTP projects apply the world-leading knowledge and expertise of academics to business-critical projects. By forming a Knowledge Transfer Partnership with Edinburgh Napier University, you will be enabled to access our wide breadth of skills, expertise and talent to help your company develop and grow. 

Knowledge Transfer Partnerships