Talent Pool

Dundee offers a strong talent pool, graduating more students into the professions than any other city in Scotland (per capita).

Within the research community at the College of Life Sciences, University of Dundee, over 58 nationalities are represented, demonstrating the international appeal of the city.

Within the life science sector there are a number of initiatives being delivered in partnership with the private sector to prepare graduates for industry, improving the quality of skills and employability of graduates coming from Dundee.

  • BioDundee currently offers a bespoke GLP training course for both scientists and graduates working in Dundee

  • Dundee University has teamed up with Dundee College to offer life science students industry training as part of their degree course

  • The Enterprise Gym – a University of Dundee lead initiate fostering entrepreneurialism and business creativity.  The centre provides training in business and entrepreneurial skills for graduates.