Focus on skills development

Because of its strong emphasis on the practical application of knowledge, and on skills development, MK:U will also have cross-cutting learning and development activities that will engage all students, no matter what they are studying, at various points during the academic year.

Some of the cross-cutting activities that will be offered might include:

  • Confidence/resilience;
  • Project management;
  • Negotiation and commercial skills;
  • Team working and emotional intelligence;
  • Networking and community-building;
  • Critical judgement and problem solving;
  • Peer coaching;
  • Prepare for work – CVs and interview skills;
  • Budgeting and money management;
  • Protecting your intellectual property;
  • Ethics.