A primary focus of our work with business and industry is to provide high quality training to meet ever changing and developing requirements.

We are supporting a brand new MBA Essentials Programme specifically for the engineering and manufacturing sector, delivered by colleagues in the Norwich Business School. Find more information about the MBA Essentials Programme here. The first intake will be January 2023.


The Pathways Training Fund 

We are a partner in The Pathways Training Fund (PTF). The Fund provides grants to SMEs & Social Enterprises (inclunding Community Interest Companies) in Norfolk and Suffolk.   It is funded by the European Social Fund in partnership with Suffolk and Norfolk County Councils and a network of local training providers.   
The employer-led training is flexible.  It aims to help firms adapt to the changing nature of work and be more agile and competitive.  

The scheme will fund up to 75% of staff training costs for multiple employees with maximum grants of £500 per employee / £3,000 per employer.

•    Whole qualifications, modules or units
•    Accredited or non-accredited courses
•    Extra grants for Innovation and Net Zero training later in 2022
•    Courses running until September 2023 

Additional information can be found here.

For a discussion about eligibility, please contact sparc@suffolk.gov.uk.  


To find out more about the extensive range of courses and training offered across the university please see the following links.


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