ISSFT student doing a star jump at the Undercroft, Glasgow University

Career & University Exploration

With multiple career paths and universities worldwide, how do you narrow your choices? Navigating the career and university search can be a complex process so it is important to start early when planning for your future. Get your checklist ready and explore some valuable tips to find that 'right fit' for you.


  • Review university entry requirements and recommended high school courses
  • Consider relevant questions when conducting the university search
  • Learn to navigate Higher Education resources for specific regions
  • Explore degree and university options globally (US, UK, EU, Canada, Australia)
  • Create a personalised university spreadsheet to assist with your research
  • Evaluate and understand the variables used to assess university rankings
  • Identify experiences that can enhance your profile for a particular field of study
  • Design a plan of action and timeline when planning for university applications
  • Receive tips from current university students about narrowing your interests

Learning Outcomes

  • Navigate your own university search
  • Be inspired by students following their dreams
  • Feel more confident planning for your future
  • Gain knowledge about career and university pathways
  • Take initiative and set achievable goals


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