ScotGrad Success Stories

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

Graduation celebration

09/04/2019

You Are Not Your Degree

ScotGrad vacancies often include recommended degrees for each role, but what ScotGrad employers are really looking for is a certain set of skills and qualities a suitable candidate should have. With that in mind, there are plenty of opportunities that could be perfect for you but that you may have already dismissed.

Careers Advice
Person holding question mark

21/03/2019

ScotGrad Frequently Asked Questions

Every year we attend events, deliver presentations, go along to networking opportunities and meet thousands of students and graduates. To help you to understand what we offer, we’ve put together this top 10 to answer the most frequently asked questions.

Careers Advice
Search Engine personalisation

25/02/2019

Free SCQF Level 6 in Digital Marketing

Jump Digital in collaboration with QA Apprenticeships offers SQA qualifications to all current ScotGrads and our alumni.

Success Stories
Natalia Kocheva - Adept Solutions

17/01/2019

Business Transformation at Adept Solutions

It’s been just 6 months since Natalia Kocheva, Business Transformation Graduate at Adept Solutions, started her ScotGrad placement. We caught up with her to hear how she’s found it so far. Hear it in Natalia’s own words.

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Pamela Scott

05/11/2018

Meet Pamela Scott

Meet Pamela Scott, Graduate Mechanical Design Engineer at SUEZ Purification and Disinfection Systems Ltd. Pamela started her placement in August 2017, and after a year at the company, we were delighted to hear that Pamela’s position had been made permanent.

Success Stories
Containers - life sciences blog

29/10/2018

Summer successes - Life Sciences Internship Programme 2018

In summer 2018, 32 students completed ScotGrad internships in 14 local companies. In these brand new video case studies you can take a look behind the scenes!

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Networking 101

03/10/2018

Networking 101 - Careers Fair Season

“It’s not what you know, it’s who you know”... ScotGrad's Shelley Morgan offers some useful tips about networking.

Careers Advice
Book with glasses

12/09/2018

University Life - Your Final Year

Wow, that must feel like it’s come around quickly! And I bet everyone you know told you it would, and you didn’t believe them, but now three years have passed and it’s your final year of university…

Careers Advice
Welding

31/08/2018

Marnie's marketing journey

In our newest case study, we hear from ScotGrad alumni Marnie Bowes, who completed her Marketing placement at TPS WeldTech.

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