Careers ServiceProspective students

Welcome to Prospective Students

As a prospective student, you need to find out which course and university are a good fit for you.

Here are some useful websites to help you find suitable courses:

  • Planitplus - information on careers and related courses at Scottish universities and colleges.
  • Prospects - advice on applying to university and careers advice on ‘What can I do with my degree’
  • Targetcareers- includes student reviews of their university
  • Opendays - Listing of many UK university open days
  • Push - An independent UK university guide
  • Thestudentroom - A student forum
  • UKcoursefinder
  • Studential - information on post-16 education options
  • Which University - advice on choosing the subject to study
  • Discover Uni - new website launched by Office for Students, September 2019

An important factor to consider in this decision is how the course you study and university you select will support you in your career aims. Find out more about what careers graduates do by using the links below:   

Whatever your question you will find answers below....

Graduate employers not only ask for a degree qualification, they expect job applicants to bring a range of skills that they have gained outside of their studies, e.g. through work experience, volunteering, part-time jobs. Strathclyde University Careers Service will be happy to help you to prepare for your future graduate career once you become a member of Strathclyde University.

For advice and guidance before and during your application you can contact the following organisations/university departments:

We will be more than happy to help you once you become a member of Strathclyde University.