ScotGrad News Hub

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

People working on different devices

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
A wind turbine

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
Video game controller

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
Callanish Stones, Lewis

17/04/2018

Student and graduate placements across the Highlands and Islands - part two

In this blog we continue to explore stunning locations across the Highlands and Islands and highlight why you should consider applying for a placement in one of these areas.

Sector Insights
Shellfish, Scrabster, Caithness

13/04/2018

Student and Graduate placements across the Highlands and Islands - part one

Have you considered a placement in the Highlands and Islands? With opportunities on offer in a variety of locations you could discover a whole new side to Scotland, make life-long friends and business connections as well as gain vital skills for the world beyond university…

Sector Insights