ScotGrad Success Stories

Welcome to the ScotGrad News Hub, where you will find all the latest updates from the ScotGrad team.

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07/06/2018

Scotland: the land of creativity

Our June theme focuses on the creative industries and all that Scotland has to offer.

Sector Insights
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23/05/2018

Mapping the opportunities in SMEs: Environment and Energy Sectors

As highlighted in a blog earlier this month, Scotland’s energy sector is booming and there are plenty of opportunities for students and graduates looking to take their first step on the career ladder.

Sector Insights
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21/05/2018

Graduate Development in the spotlight: Sophie Cassidy

By Sophie Cassidy, ScotGrad

If someone asked me a year ago 'what is digital marketing', I probably would have said that it was something to do with websites and social media.

Success Stories
Tidal energy

21/05/2018

Graduate opportunities in the energy sector in the Highlands and Islands

Hydro, tidal, wind and wave: if you’re considering your career options, the energy sector should be on your marine radar.

Sector Insights
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09/05/2018

Renewables Powerhouse: Scotland forging ahead

This month, we’re focusing on Environment and Energy, here we’re taking a closer look into the renewables sector in Scotland.

Sector Insights
Stephanie Brewer

02/05/2018

Ask The Expert: University of Dundee

Here we ask careers experts to share their knowledge and expertise about successful graduate placements. This time we hear from Stephanie Brewer, careers adviser at the University of Dundee.

Careers Advice
Michael Fraser

27/04/2018

Whisky and Gin: Michael Fraser's neat career

We spoke to Michael Fraser to find out more about his placement with a growing Highland distillery.

Success Stories
Isle of Lewis

25/04/2018

Spòrsnis on the Isle of Lewis: Gaelic for sports and recreation

University of Strathclyde graduate Mìcheil Russell Smith talks about his placement on the Isle of Lewis.

Success Stories
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24/04/2018

Linguistics: Pauline Lecomte’s unique ScotGrad placement

If you’re studying a Languages or Linguistics degree, you perhaps haven’t considered the wide range of opportunities available to someone with your unique skillset.

Success Stories